Assistant/Associate Professor of Nursing

West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

Job description

The School of Nursing in the College of Health and Human Sciences (HHS) invites applicants for an academic year tenure-track faculty position beginning in the Fall of 2017. The faculty member will be expected to conduct research and teach courses that enhance or complement the School’s priority areas of health systems and quality improvement, health promotion, or gerontological nursing and long-term care. There will be rich opportunities for research collaboration with the Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering (, Center on Aging and the Life Course (, the nurse-managed community health centers affiliated with the School (, and eight other units of HHS (

Applicants should have a PhD in nursing or a related field. The degree must be in hand by the start date. A strong publication record, and either demonstrated (Associate Professor) or potential (Assistant Professor) to obtain external research funding is required.

How to apply

Applicants should submit: curriculum vitae; description of research and teaching goals/interests; and names and contact information for three references. Send in electronic form to: Greg Arling, PhD, Search Committee Chair, School of Nursing, Purdue University (

Application review will begin February 1, 2017, and continue until the position is filled.

A background check will be required for employment in this position.

Purdue University, located in West Lafayette, Indiana, U.S., is the flagship university of the six-campus Purdue University system. Purdue was founded on May 6, 1869, as a land-grant university when the Indiana General Assembly, taking advantage of the Morrill Act, accepted a donation of land and money from Lafayette businessman John Purdue to establish a college of science, technology, and agriculture in his name