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Rutgers School of Nursing
New Brunswick, New Jersey , United States
22 days ago
Rutgers School of Nursing
New Brunswick, New Jersey , United States
22 days ago


Rutgers School of Nursing invites applications for a passionate, inspiring and collaborative faculty member to teach in our Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program. The successful candidate will role model high standards of clinical practice, teaching excellence, and scholarship, and actively participate in professional organizations. 

The position is primarily in the graduate program and based in Newark, NJ. The candidate may teach courses across the curriculum and campuses. Courses may include Theoretical Foundations of Psychotherapy, Biopsychosocial Assessment and Differential Diagnosis in Advanced Practice Nursing, Principles of Psychopharmacology, and graduate Theory and Practicum courses in Adult and Older Adult and the Family and Child and Adolescent and the Family. Most importantly, the School of Nursing is excited to welcome expertise in specialty areas including (but not limited to) health equity, substance use disorders, veteran health care, LGBTQ+ health, and psychological trauma and treatment, including that among nurses.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Envision and teach didactic and clinical courses.
  • Chair DNP student projects.
  • Collaborate with clinical and community partners to identify and develop clinical placements and DNP project sites.
  • Maintain an active clinical practice as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (may be part of teaching workload).
  • Participate on school of nursing committees including general faculty and advanced practice committees and faculty governance.

Rutgers School of Nursing is committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and inclusive community and seeks faculty and staff who embrace this commitment. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution.

Minimum Education and Experience:

  • Doctoral degree in nursing or related field required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Teaching experience in higher education (preferably at the graduate level).
  • A successful track record of scholarship (e.g., publications, national presentations, grant funding).
  • Active participation in community and/or professional organizations.


  • Current licensure or eligibility for RN and Advanced Practice Nurse licensure in New Jersey (with prescriptive privileges).
  • National certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.


New Jersey’s premier academic health center, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS) takes an integrated approach to educating students, providing clinical care, and conducting research, all with the goal of improving human health. Aligned with Rutgers University–New Brunswick and collaborating university wide, RBHS includes eight schools, a behavioral health network, and five centers and institutes that focus on cancer treatment and research, neuroscience, advanced biotechnology and medicine, environmental and occupational health, and health care policy and aging research.

Our elite and renowned faculty are teachers, health researchers and providers, and scientists with unparalleled experience who advance medical innovation and provide patient care informed by the latest research findings. We offer an outstanding education and training in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, public health, nursing, biomedical research, and the full spectrum of allied health careers. An important mission of RBHS is to promote the careers of faculty, staff, and learners.  

Through this community of healers, scientists, and scholars, Rutgers is equipped as never before to transform lives.

The School of Nursing is one of eight schools that make up the Rutgers biomedical and Health Sciences. As part of the Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences division, the School of Nursing (Newark) offers unique opportunities in education, research, and practice at a leading national research university which is the state’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education.

Innovative academic offerings include bachelor’s, master’s, post-master’s, DNP, and PhD programs that are preparing nurse leaders of today and tomorrow at campus locations in Newark, New Brunswick, and Blackwood, NJ.

Rutgers School of Nursing DNP program is one of the largest in the United States, thus making Rutgers School of Nursing one of the most significant producers of DNP-prepared nurses in the world.

As one of the nation’s largest, most comprehensive nursing schools, the Rutgers School of Nursing is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in education, evidence-based research and health care delivery, and promotion of community health. The school is dedicated to meeting the educational needs of current and future students through innovative teaching and learning strategies in the undergraduate and graduate programs. Moreover the school has distance education offerings that include online hybrid options. Students have the opportunity to enroll in a variety of baccalaureate and graduate programs.

Rutgers University School of Nursing is ranked in 2021 US News and World Report as No. 19 (tie) in Best Nursing Schools: Master’s and No. 15 (tie) in Best Nursing Schools: Doctor of Nursing Practice

Job Information

  • Job ID: 58369851
  • Location:
    New Brunswick, New Jersey , United States
  • Position Title: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Faculty Open Rank
  • Company Name: Rutgers School of Nursing
  • Job Function: Nurse Practitioner
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: Ph.D.

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