Faculty Opportunities

The School of Nursing is committed to sustaining an inclusive environment that embraces, celebrates and benefits from the uniqueness of each of our community members. This commitment is based on our belief that the dignity of each human being is to be respected and nurtured. We value each individual’s unique attributes, behaviors and values, recognizing that each of us is influenced by our environment, social norms, cultural values, past experiences, religious beliefs and life choices. Since we also believe that human beings exist in relation to one another, the emphasis on community building and celebration of differences serves to strengthen our ties to one another.

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DUSON is at the forefront of nursing education, and the recruitment of outstanding individuals to its faculty is paramount to the continued fulfillment of the School's educational priorities and in its mission to advance nursing science and prepare future nursing leaders. We invite the best and brightest educators, practitioners and researchers to consider our faculty opportunities.

The School's Faculty Search Committee considers applications in light of a specific faculty opportunity. All applicants should reference the faculty opportunity (listed below) that she/he is interested in pursuing in their letter of interest.

ABSN Pediatric Health Nurse Faculty Opportunity
The Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) invites applications from doctorally-prepared candidates for a full-time, on-campus faculty position with primary teaching responsibilities within the School’s Accelerated Bachelors of Science Nursing (ABSN) program. Well-qualified candidates should have expertise in Pediatric Health. Primary teaching responsibilities may include wellness/health promotion, health assessment and the nursing care of children in acute care settings. The delivery of the ABSN curriculum is via face-to-face, on-campus courses and clinical instruction at local facilities. Candidates must have a minimum of two years of experience as a clinical nurse in an inpatient pediatric setting, and hold an active registered nurse license. Background in Pediatric Health is required. A minimum of two years of experience teaching at the prelicensure level is required. Candidates will also show evidence of a developing program of scholarship. Faculty appointment for this position will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level on Track II (a non-tenure earning practice/clinical track) depending on candidate’s qualifications. For more information and to apply click here.

Faculty Director of the Statistical Core Opportunity
The Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) invites applications from candidates who have a PhD degree in biostatistics or related areas, who are experienced statisticians for a full-time faculty position, and who will provide leadership and serve as the Director for the DUSON Statistical Core. Responsibilities for the Faculty Director of the Statistical Core include the following: leadership and supervision of staff statisticians and faculty statisticians, limited participation on funded projects, teaching one statistical course/year and collaboration with PhD students. The position will focus on development of staff and faculty statisticians and supporting the development of the DUSON Statistical Core versus obtaining individual funding. Candidates will have a minimum of five years of experience as a faculty statistician. A minimum of two years of experience teaching is required. Desirable candidates will also show evidence of a program of scholarship and dissemination. Faculty appointment for this position will be made at the Associate or Professor level on Track III (a non-tenure earning research track), depending on candidate’s qualifications. For more information and to apply click here.

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