Assistant Professor

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Posting #:F 14/2013
Posted:May 13, 2013
Employment Status:Probationary Tenure Track
Faculty:Faculty of Applied Health Sciences
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Job Summary

The Department of Nursing invites applications for a probationary tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, appointment effective August 1, 2013. One of five departments within the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, the Department of Nursing currently offers a four-year accredited BScN degree at the Brock campus and also a four-year accredited BScN degree in collaboration with Loyalist College with foundations in the principles of Primary Health Care. Brock has a strong commitment to students and to the highest standards of teaching and research excellence.


Successful candidates will have a baccalaureate degree in nursing and a completed PhD, with at least one graduate degree in nursing. Candidates must also have a focused program of research and publications established or being established. We invite candidates with expertise in a variety of clinical practice areas and a commitment to Primary Health Care Principles to apply. Preference will be given to candidates with graduate teaching experience. Applicants must be qualified for Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario. Please note that courses run throughout the calendar year.


Please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae and three letters of reference to:
Dr. Dawn Prentice, Chair, Department of Nursing, Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, Brock University, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada L2S 3A1; Tel. 905-688-5550, ext.5161; Fax 905-688-6658. Closing date for applications is June 30, 2013 or until a suitable candidate is found. This position is subject to final budgetary approval. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Brock University is actively committed to diversity and the principles of Employment Equity and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply and to voluntarily self identify as a member of a designated group as part of their application. Candidates who wish to have their application considered as a member of one or more designated groups should fill out the Self-Identification Form available at and include the completed form with their application.

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