CUNY Open Rank Professor (Assistant, Associate, or Full) – Department of Nursing in Staten Island, New York


The School of Health Science’s Department of Nursing, at the College of Staten Island (CSI), currently seeks candidates for a tenure track position in Nursing at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. This position is anticipated to begin in September 2019. The Department offers AAS, RN to BS, MS (CNS, NP, and Certificates, including an Advanced Certificate in Cultural Competency), and DNP degree programs. The Nursing Department is a member of the consortium of three senior CUNY colleges that offers a PhD in Nursing Science at the CUNY Graduate Center. The CSI Nursing Faculty position presents an exceptional opportunity for the successful candidate to participate in the continued intellectual and institutional growth and development of the long-standing Nursing Department within the City University of New York.

The College of Staten Island (CSI) is a City University of New York (CUNY) senior College organized around two academic divisions and three schools, with over 14,000 students. CSI offers a broad range of academic programs in the liberal arts and sciences, and in several professional areas. The College awards associate's, bachelor's, master's and clinical doctoral degrees, and in collaboration with The CUNY Graduate Center, numerous Ph.D. degrees. CSI's internationally recognized faculty passionately engage in scholarly and artistic activities, and together with a strong professional staff, lead students through transformational learning experiences both inside and outside of the classroom. The College is situated on a 204-acre site, has recently incorporated a residential component, and is currently engaging in capital expansion. It is a hub of intellectual and artistic activity and a community partner and source of economic impact and job creation for the greater Staten Island area.

The College's faculty, administration, and staff are committed to educational excellence as they instill in students an enduring love of learning and respect for pluralism and diversity. The College community recognizes its responsibility to strive for the common good, including an informed appreciation for the interdependence of all people, as well as providing students with the opportunities for successful future careers.


The successful candidate will have an earned doctorate and a masters’ degree in nursing. Candidates must have or be eligible for a New York State RN license. The other qualifications include the ability to teach successfully; a history of scholarship and service; commitment to inclusive excellence; strong communication skills; and the ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

Preferred qualifications include:

  • Ph.D. or Ed.D.

  • Record of scholarship including publications, an active program of research, grants, and other scholarly achievements.

  • Record of teaching experience in a variety of programs including graduate education (NP, CNS, and DNP programs).

  • Experience with active learning strategies and simulation reflective of current best educational practices.

  • Experience with accreditation and writing curricular reports.

  • Clinical expertise (all specialties will be considered with particular attention to Adult-Gerontology Health, Primary Care, Maternity, Medical-Surgical, and Child Health specialties).

  • Specialty certification.

  • Record of service that includes academic and professional service, and mentoring.


CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


To apply, please visit and enter the Job ID# 19305 in the search field.

In order to be considered for this position, applicants must submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae with research, and a statement on your philosophy on teaching, as well as the contact information for at least three professional references. All items to be uploaded must be combined in a single PDF document. If you have difficulty with uploading documents to the website please send them to the following email address:


January 2, 2019


CUNY Job Posting: Faculty


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Job Title: Open Rank Professor (Assistant, Associate, or Full) – Department of Nursing

Job ID: 19305

Location: College of Staten Island

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular