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College of Nursing Faculty: Online MSN/FNP and PM/DNP position (12 months)

Sacred Heart University
Job Location:
Fairfield, Connecticut

he Davis & Henley College of Nursing is seeking applicants whose primary teaching responsibilities will be in the Online MSN/FNP and PM/DNP programs with a focus on family nurse practitioner-primary care.

We are currently searching for a full-time 12-month faculty appointment with rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, commensurate with background and experience. The candidate should have a current clinical practice as a nurse practitioner and research or grant experience. Doctoral clinical project advisement will be required. Faculty will be assigned to hybrid courses that have long-day intensives and online portions. Participation in Davis & Henley College of Nursing committees is required.


The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:

  • Current registered nurse and nurse practitioner licenses in Connecticut or eligibility.
  • Current certification as a family nurse practitioner.
  • Current APRN practice with adult and/or pediatric primary care experience.
  • Doctoral degree in nursing or related field required.
  • Previous teaching experience in APRN program preferred.

Additionally, the successful candidate will be able to contribute to a College environment based upon mutual respect and collegiality and will value the University's Catholic identity, tradition and spirit, and will support the University's commitment to community service, strategic planning, and the intellectual and ethical development of all students.

Additional Information:

The Davis & Henley College of Nursing is accredited by the CCNE and offers a BSN, RN to BSN completion, RN to MSN and MSN with tracks for administration, nursing education, family nurse practitioner, and clinical nurse leader, Post BSN to DNP with family nurse practitioner focus and a Post-Master's DNP program.

Application Instructions:

Applicants must submit a complete curriculum vitae, a letter specifically relating the CV to the requirements of the position, and three letters of reference. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Only online submissions will be considered. Questions regarding this position may be addressed to Dr. Karen Bauce, Associate Dean Online programs, Davis & Henley College of Nursing, via email at

Sacred Heart University is a space that respects and embraces differences, recognizes the unique contributions that individuals can make, and creates a community that maximizes the potential of all faculty and staff. As an equal opportunity employer applications from qualified candidates who reflect the wider world in which we live are encouraged.

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