University of Rochester Assoc Professor / Professor in Rochester, New York



The School of Nursing is part of a state-of-the-art and research intensive Medical Center and University. The School has outstanding research resources and support, including seed funds for pilot work. Assistance is available to relocate an established program of research to the University of Rochester.


The School of Nursing is seeking tenure-track faculty (associate and full professors) representing diverse backgrounds for positions in several focal areas of research excellence. These faculty members will focus on conducting research, teaching and mentoring, and contributing to the leadership of the School.


Senior faculty (associate and full professors) are expected to maintain a focused program of research by successfully securing extramural funding, leading collaborative inter-professional research teams, and engaging in ongoing scholarship as evidenced by presentation and publication of research findings. The senior faculty will mentor early-career faculty, post-doctoral fellows, and pre-doctoral students and teach in relevant academic programs. All faculty members are expected to participate in and provide leadership in professional/college/university organizations.


The candidate must hold an earned research doctorate in nursing or related field, and hold or have held a faculty appointment at the rank for which they are applying. Candidates must have a record of extramural funding, publications, presentations, mentoring, and teaching as a fulltime faculty member.


The candidate for this position is a nationally recognized investigator who has an established program of research in one of the School’s focal areas. The successful candidate is tenure-eligible and has a track record of external funding at the NIH R01 level or equivalent and a progressive record of first- and senior-authored and co-authored publications in top-tier journals. A high level of expertise in research methodologies, techniques, and analytic software in the candidate’s area of focus and solid understanding of a wide range of research methods are expected. The successful candidate will demonstrate commitment to being a collaborative team member in the School of Nursing, supporting the mission of the School, and working in a collegial manner with health care professionals and researchers across disciplines.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the positions are filled. Starting date is negotiable.

Applicants are requested to apply online and attach a detailed cover letter and curriculum vitae.

Equal Employment Opportunity

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

The University of Rochester is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity and inclusion. The University believes that a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill our important missions. The University is committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel included, equal valued and supported.

Job Title: Assoc Professor / Professor

Location: School of Nursing

Job ID: 209619

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time