East Carolina University College of Nursing (ECUCON) seeks applicants for two full-time tenure track or tenured faculty positions at the assistant professor or higher level. The individuals will be responsible for developing robust research programs and contributing to teaching, predominately in graduate and doctoral programs. One position is focused on any of the following: cardiovascular disease, cancer, or palliative care. The other position is focused on use of big data to improve quality of care and outcomes. Both individual applicants and two person teams will be considered in filling these two positions. Startup funding is available commensurate with experience and preparation and a named professorship is available for a candidate at the full or associate professor level who demonstrates outstanding research and teaching.
ECU is a comprehensive research and doctoral-granting university with 29,000 students in the Arts, Humanities, Sciences, Education, Business, and Engineering. ECUCON is a part of the Health Sciences Division, which includes the College of Allied Health Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, and School of Medicine. ECUCON has over 500 graduate students including 35 PhD students and over 100 DNP students. . The College includes an Office of Research and Scholarship, which provides help with proposal development, pre- and post-award management, and statistical analysis. Additionally, strong interprofessional research opportunities exist within the division and with the university Center for Health Disparities, Agromedicine Institute, and Diabetes and Obesity Institute.
Responsibilities for the positions include:
Developing and maintaining an active, extramurally-funded research program in cardiovascular disease, cancer, palliative care, or big data;
Producing a high level of scholarly activity including peer-reviewed publications and presentations at a state, national, and international level;
Teaching, developing and evaluating relevant courses within the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs;
Providing academic advisement and research mentorship to doctoral and honors students;
Chairing and serving on PhD dissertation committees; and
Participating in shared governance through college and university-level committee work.
Special Instructions To Application:
Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online.
Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write ‘see resume’ on your application when completing the job duties section.
If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment).
Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.
All applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. (EST) on the closing date indicated.
PhD, EdD, DSc, or equivalent
Eligibility for tenure-track or tenure at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level (Note: Those with clinical doctorates are tenure ineligible at this time)
Strong record of collaborative research and scholarship
Demonstrated success in teaching excellence
Effective oral and written communication skills
Effective interpersonal skills; and
A valid unrestricted North Carolina registered nurse license is required upon employment
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 600018
Organizational Unit Overview:
The mission of the college is to serve as a national model for transforming the health of rural underserved regions through excellence and innovation in nursing education, leadership, research, scholarship and practice.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.