Career Link

Fairfield University

Share |

Tenure Track Nursing Faculty

Fairfield University, School of Nursing, invites applications for full-time tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant and Associate Professor levels for the fall, 2013 academic year. The School of Nursing offers Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) accredited baccalaureate and graduate degrees in nursing, with specialization in nurse anesthesia, family nurse practitioner, psychiatric nurse practitioner, clinical nurse leader, and healthcare management. The graduate program began admitting students to the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program in fall 2010.


Scope of responsibility includes teaching, scholarship and service at the undergraduate and graduate level. Applicants should be prepared to teach various day and evening courses.

Required Qualifications

  • A doctorate in nursing or related field
  • Eligibility for Connecticut RN and/or APRN licensure
  • Demonstrated record of research scholarship

Fairfield University, founded in 1942, is an independent Jesuit comprehensive university with an active, collegial, and pluralistic faculty. We are located on the Connecticut coast about an hour from New York City and thirty minutes from New Haven. Salary, benefits, and faculty development resources are highly competitive.  

Candidates should send a  letter of interest and complete curriculum vitae to:

Meredith Wallace Kazer, PhD, APRN, A/GNP-BC, FAAN, Associate Dean
Fairfield University School of Nursing
1073 North Benson Road
Fairfield, CT 06824

Fairfield is an EO/AA employer, committed to excellence through diversity, and in this spirit, particularly welcomes applications from women, persons of color, and members of historically underrepresented groups. The University will provide reasonable accommodations to all qualified individuals with a disability. More information is available at

posted october 2013