Faculty Opportunities

The School of Nursing is a dynamic institution committed to the development of scientists, health care providers, and policy leaders. Founded on the unification model of education, practice, and research, the School of Nursing serves as a model for other nursing schools across the country with: innovative doctoral, masters, and accelerated bachelor degree programs; novel and rigorous programs of research; and practice and entrepreneurial initiatives. Faculty and students comprise a diverse group of nursing and interdisciplinary scholars committed to furthering the health of society.

The School of Nursing offers an outstanding environment for research, academics, and career development. Well integrated within the University of Rochester Medical Center and the Center for Translation Science Institute, the School ranks 16th among U.S. nursing schools in research funding from the National Institutes of Health.  Resources for the work and development of scientists within this research-intensive university are outstanding. The School of Nursing’s research support services include research design and statistical consultation, grant development support, data management, and health care project coordination.  The School of Nursing’s newly opened Bio-behavioral Laboratory offers biomarker study design support and laboratory analysis and a fully equipped observation suite for individual and small group observation, and the conduct of focus groups. A generous intramural funding program and dissemination support complement the broad array of research development and implementation support services offered in the School of Nursing. A state of the art School of Nursing Education Wing supports the latest technology for education and research dissemination.

The University of Rochester School of Nursing is now accepting applications for senior and junior faculty in the academic/tenure track. Candidates must hold an earned research doctorate in nursing or a related field and a record of extramural funding and scholarship.

The following faculty positions are currently available:

  • Assistant Professor, tenure track; position #183194

All interested applicants will need to apply on-line at: https://ps.its.rochester.edu/, please select advanced search in University’s Human Resource Management System (HRMS) and enter the corresponding position number in the job opening ID box.  

Please be sure to attach your CV along with a cover letter and contact information for three references.

As positions become available they will be posted on the University’s Human Resource Management System (HRMS).  

For more information, call (585) 276-5424. Thank you.


The University of Rochester values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, military/veteran status, national origin, race, religion/creed, sex, sexual orientation or any other status protected by law.  Further, the University complies with all applicable non-discrimination laws in the administration of its policies, admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs and activities.