Job Description: The Oakland University School of Nursing is seeking applications for exceptional nurse researchers and educators for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor to begin August 15, 2021. Candidates must hold a current Michigan Registered Nurse license or be eligible for Michigan RN licensure. The School of Nursing provides high quality and accessible education to baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral students. Applicants will be expected to engage in scholarly activities, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, and demonstrate a commitment to service. Candidates must also demonstrate experience with or commitment to diversity and inclusion and developing a diverse faculty and student body. Expertise in mental health nursing, obstetric nursing, or leadership and research desired, but all qualified applicants will be considered.
Minimum Qualifications: It is preferred that candidates have a completed doctorate (PhD, DNP, DNSc etc.) from an accredited university. Applicants who are enrolled in a doctoral program and are all but completed with their dissertation or doctoral project may be considered if they can demonstrate evidence of degree completion prior to employment. Applicants must have a current, unrestricted RN License and must obtain a Michigan RN license if hired.
School/College/Dept Summary: The School of Nursing offers high quality and accessible education through CCNE accredited programs, including basic BSN, RN-BSN, BSN second degree; DNP in nurse anesthesia, acute care nurse practitioner, family nurse practitioner, adult-gerontology nurse practitioner, forensic nursing, post master’s DNP and a post baccalaureate forensic nursing certification program. A new on-line PhD program began in Fall 2019. First consideration of applicants is on January 15, 2021 with continued search until the position is filled. For more information, visit the School of Nursing website: http://www.oakland.edu/nursing. Oakland University, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution, is committed to compliance with federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Inquiries or complaints may be addressed to Oakland University, Director of the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Oakland Center, Rochester, Michigan 48309-4401
OU Standard: Oakland University is a nationally recognized doctoral university of high research activity located on 1,443 acres of scenic land in the cities of Rochester Hills and Auburn Hills in Oakland County, Michigan. The University has 142 bachelor’s degree programs and 138 graduate degree and certificate programs. Academics include programs in the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business Administration, School of Education and Human Services, School of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Health Sciences, School of Medicine and School of Nursing.
Special Instructions: To apply, upload a curriculum vitae (CV), cover letter, a statement of teaching philosophy, a research statement, a statement on diversity, contact information for at least three references, and unofficial transcripts. The diversity statement describes interests or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion, e.g., through mentoring, pedagogy, activism, faculty recruitment/retention, or research on issues related to diversity and social inequality. Questions regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Laura Pittiglio firstname.lastname@example.org