Faculty Positions

The supportive learning community at Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden seeks out the best and brightest nurse educators to fill faculty positions and conduct innovative research. Our faculty are recognized experts in the fields of study and clinical practice – they are innovative thinkers who translate new knowledge into creative solutions that make an impact. We share our expertise with partners —local and global— to advance well-being and build stronger communities across southern New Jersey, the region, and around the globe.

Social justice is the fundamental, unifying theme that informs our school's strategic direction. We believe a person's zip code should not determine the quality of their health care, and in a free society, access to care—and decision-making regarding one’s care—are basic rights, not privileges. Faculty here engage in hands-on clinical practice and research that explores topics such as as poverty and vulnerable communities; health promotion, prevention, and literacy; access to care; community-based research; and social determinants of health – to name a few. These dedicated mentors work diligently to translate findings into advanced nursing practice, catalyze health care innovation, and promote well-being.

Henry Rutgers Professor in Oncology Nursing

Eligible for Tenure (1 Position)

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, School of Nursing–Camden invites applications and nominations for a preeminent senior nursing scholar to advance research, practice, and educational initiatives in oncology at the Rutgers School of Nursing-Camden in partnership with the MD Anderson/Cooper Cancer Center of the Cooper University Health System.

The Henry Rutgers Professor in Oncology Nursing will serve as the founding director for the Center for the Study and Practice of Oncology Nursing in the School of Nursing–Camden. The director will provide leadership and administrative oversight for the center and facilitate its full potential through collaboration with MD Anderson/Cooper Cancer Center. This is an exceptional opportunity to advance nursing science, academic-practice partnerships and educational programs.  The individual holding this newly established professorship will engage in promoting and leading research initiatives, provide support to educational programs, and advance innovation in oncology nursing in a distinguished School of Nursing in partnership with a world-renowned comprehensive cancer center dedicated to expanding access to outstanding cancer care.

The Henry Rutgers Professor in Oncology Nursing will: foster collaborative, interprofessional research initiatives; champion and mentor students, faculty and staff in best practices and scholarship; spearhead efforts to increase research funding in oncology; and develop and advance an academic/practice strategic plan in partnership with MD Anderson/Cooper Cancer Center.

The successful candidate will have a strong record of funded research and scholarly publications in cancer care, cancer prevention, and/or cancer survivorship, along with experience in teaching and service commensurate with qualifications for a faculty appointment at the Associate or Full Professor level.

Review of applicants will begin upon receipt and will continue until the position is filled.

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Assistant or Associate Professor of Nursing

Tenure Track (2 Positions)

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, School of Nursing–Camden invites applications for faculty positions at the assistant or associate professor level. Successful candidates for these two positions will have excellent communication and teaching skills, a record of scholarly publications, and a program of research. The Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden has an RN-BS, a traditional, and a second degree baccalaureate nursing program, as well as a DNP nurse practitioner program. A PhD program with emphasis in translational science or computational and analytic science is planned, as well as a DNP track in health care management (DNP/MBA).

The responsibilities incumbent in the position will include: teaching across programs, scholarship and service to the School and the Community. Experience in oncology nursing is desired for one of the positions.

Nominations and applications are invited for tenure-track or tenured appointments in the School of Nursing. Review of applicants will begin upon receipt and will continue until the positions are filled.

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Part-time Clinical Instructors

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, School of Nursing–Camden is accepting applications for part-time clinical instructor positions. A variety of days, evening and weekend clinical sites and times are available to meet your personal scheduling needs. Competitive pay rates are offered. Applicants must hold a MSN or MS with a major in nursing, and must be licensed as a registered professional nurse in the State of New Jersey. Recent clinical practice in the appropriate specialty is required. Prior teaching and academic leadership experience is preferred.  

To apply for this position, please mail or email a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references to:

Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden
530 Federal Street
Camden, NJ  08102
Attention: Robin Lundell, Room 448
Email:   robin.lundell@rutgers.edu
Phone: (856) 225-6358

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