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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, School of Nursing, College of Health Sciences(002580-2012)

The School of Nursing at Purdue University is recruiting for two tenure/tenure-track positions. Successful candidates will be expected to maintain an active program of research, secure extramural funding, and maintain a publication record in peer reviewed journals; will mentor graduate students, teach courses in the graduate program and other courses as needed. Additional departmental/School/University activities may include recruitment, advisement of graduate students, outreach, and committee work. The priority areas of expertise sought are in the areas of Healthcare Informatics with a focus on outcomes research, Healthcare Systems, Chronic Disease, and Health Promotion.

Position: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, School of Nursing, academic year, tenure or tenure track. Academic rank and salary based on qualifications and experience.

Qualifications: PhD degree in Nursing or related field. Certification required of Advance Practice nurses. Evidence of a well-developed independent and/or collaborative research program. Excellent oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills should be demonstrated. Post-doctoral research experience and previous college-level teaching desired.

Application: Applications including curriculum vitae, letter of application describing how qualifications fit the position (to include teaching philosophy and research interests) and names of 3 people from whom letters of recommendation may be solicited (applicant will be contacted before recommendations are solicited) should be submitted to Pamela Aaltonen PhD(c), RN, Chair, Search Committee, School of Nursing, Purdue University, 502 N. University Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907. Telephone: 765-494-4003; Fax: 765-496-1800, Email: aaltonen@purdue.edu. Review of applications begins January 9, 2012 and will continue until position is filled. Desirable start date: August 13, 2012.

Purdue University, a public land-grant university, is located in West Lafayette, Indiana, just 1 hour north of Indianapolis and 2 hours south of Chicago. The School of Nursing has 500 students, offering baccalaureate, masters, and DNP programs.

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

Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.