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Full-Time Clinical Track Faculty: School of Nursing (Medical Surgical/Care of the Adult Specialty)

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Type: Full-time
Campus: North Haven - North Haven, CT
Categories: Faculty



Quinnipiac University's School of Nursing seeks a dynamic clinician and educator with expertise in the medical surgical nursing/care of the adult specialty, to teach in our undergraduate programs.

The successful candidate will be able to contribute to the university’s commitment to advancing racial justice and will support our pledge to recruit and educate a diverse student body to become valued and contributing members of their communities through vital and purposeful educational programs. The university is committed to preparing students for 21st century careers and citizenship, creating a diverse and inclusive community, driving positive change, and improving our well-being in our communities while fostering lifelong connections.

We are a highly collaborative and supportive community that is committed to advancing diversity in all areas and provides faculty members with:

• An assigned faculty mentor
• Regular workshops by the university’s Center for Teaching and Learning
• The opportunity to work with nationally recognized faculty and staff
• Generous support for conference attendance and professional development
• Support for University and school grant applications for research or curricular innovations
• A culture of teamwork and professionalism
• A climate that values diversity and inclusion
• Support for scholarly endeavors

This is a full-time, 12-month clinical faculty position within the School of Nursing. Note: creative opportunities for part-time faculty positions in select specialties are available within the school.

About the School:

The School of Nursing serves a total of 1100 graduate and undergraduate students. Faculty and staff work with colleagues in our Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences and all schools across campus to create innovative interprofessional educational experiences that prepare students for today's health care challenges. The Center is located at our North Haven, CT campus and encompasses 325,000 square feet designed for collaborative learning including 48 pro-section stations, 16 standardized patient rooms, an exceptional health sciences library, 7 high-fidelity simulation rooms including 2 ORs and a PACU, health assessment and skills labs, advanced diagnostic imaging equipment and classrooms outfitted with the latest technology. As one of 15schools in the nation with holistically endorsed programs, , we emphasize the social, emotional, spiritual, and psychological aspects of care, as well as the physical.

We offer traditional, accelerated second degree, and RN-to-BSN programs at the baccalaureate level. At the graduate level, our Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) prepares baccalaureate graduates to become nurse practitioners specializing in adult-gerontology or families; an online MSN prepares RNs for careers in mid-level management and includes quality improvement, fiscal management, human resources and informatics. Our Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program prepares baccalaureate graduates to become nurse anesthetists; post-master’s DNP online options are designed for nurses seeking advanced leadership skills or specialized population-based care.

To find out more about our School of Nursing, please visit

About Quinnipiac:

Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 7,000 full-time undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and part-time students in 100 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac consistently ranks among the top regional universities in the North in U.S. News & World Report’s America’s “Best Colleges” issue. Quinnipiac also is recognized in Princeton Review’s “The Best 380 Colleges.” The Chronicle of Higher Education has named Quinnipiac among the “Great Colleges to Work For.” For more information, please visit An education at Quinnipiac embodies the University’s commitment to preparing graduates for 21st century careers and citizenship, creating an inclusive, excellence-driven community, nurturing and positively impacting internal, local and global communities and fostering lifelong connections and success. The University believes in educating a diverse student body to become valued and contributing members of their communities through vital and purposeful educational programs. Students engage with real-world issues through practice and considering different perspectives. The University’s innovative curriculum further prepares undergraduate and graduate students to understand their roles and responsibilities as members of the Quinnipiac community as well as the larger national and global communities.


  • Teaching intensive position, primarily responsible for educating undergraduate students in the traditional and accelerated BSN programs in the medical-surgical/adult nursing specialty.
  • Serve as a student advisor and mentor.
  • Engage in service to the school, university and abroad as well as to professional organizations.
  • Participate in faculty development.
  • Engage in the School of Nursing’s strategic plan.
  • Actively participate in the School of Nursing community

Education Requirements:

  • Preferred: earned doctorate in nursing OR a master's degree in nursing with a doctorate in a related field from a regionally accredited body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
  • Certification in relevant specialty


  • Unencumbered RN license (or eligible for licensure) in Connecticut
  • Recent clinical practice experience
  • Evidence of effective teaching
  • Service to profession or community
  • Commitment to contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community

Special Instructions to Applicants:


Applications must be submitted online only, and should include:

  • A resume
  • A thoughtful cover letter describing your interest in, qualifications for, and a description of how you will incorporate diversity into teaching, research or service
  • Additionally, describe any expertise in curriculum development related to equity, diversity and social justice in nursing for this position.

Position is posted to March 31, 2021 or until position is filled.

Contact information for three professional references must be submitted on the application form. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the University community and welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity.

Quinnipiac University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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