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[C14-063] - Nursing: Assistant/Associate Professor

Position Information

Instructional Faculty


Contact Person:
Shelly Bochain
Phone: (860) 832-2149

Job Description

Central Connecticut State University’s Nursing Department invites applications for a full-time tenure track Assistant/Associate Professor beginning Fall 2014. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in the BSN and RN/BSN programs, and contribute actively and effectively to student growth, service and scholarship. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in nursing; and,
  • Commitment to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Baccalaureate teaching experience along with recent clinical experience;
  • Doctorate in Nursing or a related discipline;
  • Eligibility for Connecticut RN and/or APRN licensure; and,
  • Experience in Adult Health / Community Health Nursing with simulation experience.

The University: CCSU is one of four state universities with the Board of Regents for Higher Education Connecticut State Colleges & Universities. Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose. CCSU’s motto is more than a slogan; it articulates the University’s commitment to students: “Start with a dream. Finish with a future.” The Princeton Review selected CCSU as one of "The Best Northeastern Colleges." CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates. CCSU is richly diverse: more than 20 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage. Visit our web site at

The Community: CCSU is located in New Britain, a city of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital in Hartford. New Britain is home to the nationally recognized New Britain Museum of American Arts and offers a range of cultural opportunities, including the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, the New Britain Rock Cats (Double A professional baseball), two theatres, and an extensive park system. The University is approximately two hours (by car) from both Boston and New York City.

Application & Appointment: For full consideration, applications must be received by January 30, 2014. Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience. To begin the application process, click on the Apply Nowbutton and submit the following in one single file in the following order:

  • Letter of interest addressing allqualifications for the position;
  • Current curriculum vitae with the names of three current professional references, including their mail and email addresses, and phone numbers.

No emailed or hard copies will be accepted. Please redact any personally identifiable information (e.g., Social Security Number) on any documents submitted. For more information, contact Dr. Shelly Bochain, Search Committee Co-Chair, at (860) 832-2149 or





CCSU is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Members of all underrepresented groups, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are invited and encouraged to apply