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The Lelia Holden Carroll Endowed Professor in Nursing

Boston College
Job Location:
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts


The William F. Connell School of Nursing at Boston College welcomes qualified applicants for The Lelia Holden Carroll Endowed Professor in Nursing position.

This is the highest-level academic appointment with tenure at the Connell School of Nursing. The successful applicant will show scholarly productivity with extensive external research funding, national and international leadership in their field, a strong record of journal publications, excellence in teaching and research mentoring, and demonstrated colleagueship needed to help lead the academic community within and across disciplines. The candidate will be an individual who can bring vision and leadership in mentoring faculty in the Connell School of Nursing and Boston College community. The CSON values faculty who can join our mission to prepare nurses and scholars whose practice and scholarship reflect a humanistic ethic and is scientifically based, technically competent, and highly compassionate. We seek an individual who is a life-long learner who will use knowledge in service to others.


Candidates must have a research-based terminal degree with an active program of research/scholarship.

Application Instructions:

Documents required: Cover letter and CV.

Cover letter will include your rationale for, interest in, and match for this position. Include in your CV all research activities and funding, specific teaching experience, and professional and university service highlighting areas of distinction. Please also address previous efforts and future plans to support diversity, equity, and inclusion in your professional activities. These efforts may include, but are not limited to, the development of effective outreach programs or the design of innovative pedagogical concepts that promote the recruitment and retention of underrepresented groups.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. All inquiries will be handled confidentially.

Lisa Wood, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, Professor and Search Committee Chair


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