Assistant Professor, Nursing (Psychiatric-Mental Health)

Subspecialty: Education

Posted: 8/2/2019

Company: University of Rhode Island

Location: Kingston, RI

Description: Assistant Professor, Nursing (Psychiatric-Mental Health)
The College of Nursing is searching for an Assistant Professor, tenure track position to begin Spring/Fall 2020.

The College of Nursing has over 800 undergraduate students and 100 graduate students in MS, DNP and PhD programs. The College of Nursing includes the Kingston campus (undergraduate program) and the additional location of the Rhode Island Nursing Education Center (NEC) in Providence (graduate program and upper division undergraduate course work). Both locations provide opportunities for clinical skills and simulation learning as well as interdisciplinary research and collaborations. The College of Nursing is one of three Colleges comprising the URI Academic Health Collaborative.

The College of Nursing (CON) is committed to scientific inquiry, knowledge development, and excellence in teaching. We are building a faculty with a strong record of successful laboratory and/or clinical research that supports our mission to prepare outstanding and compassionate nurses to excel as clinicians, scholars, and leaders who will enhance the health care of individuals, families, communities, and populations both locally and globally. The successful candidate will have an appointment to the College of Nursing with opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration across the campus and within the URI Academic Health Collaborative which includes the Colleges of Health Science, Nursing, and Pharmacy as well as external partners. The candidate will be expected to establish a program of research in an area that complements the college’s mission and is supported by extramural funding. The successful candidate will also contribute to the University’s teaching mission and participate in service activities.

Visit the URI jobs website at to apply and view complete details for posting (F00150). Please attach the following 2 (PDF) documents to your Faculty Employment Application: (#1) cover letter, (#2) Curriculum Vitae.

PLEASE NOTE: Letters of reference upon request only.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: The search will remain open until the position has been filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by October 15 2019. Second consideration may be given to applications received by December 15, 2019. Applications received subsequent to second consideration date (December 15, 2019) may not be given full consideration.


The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer. Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.

Position type: Full-time

Job reference: F00150

How to Apply:

Visit the URI jobs website at to apply and view complete details for posting (F00150).