Academic Employment Opportunities

Position Information
Position Rank: Full Time Tenure Stream - Associate/Full Professor
Discipline/Field: Health Care Services & Systems
Home Faculty: Health
Home Department/Area/Division: School of Nursing
Affiliation/Union: YUFA
Position Start Date: July 1, 2018

School of Nursing

Professorial Tenure-Stream Appointment

Applications are invited from highly qualified individuals for one (1) full-time Professorial Stream tenure-track position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor commencing July 1, 2018. Applications are invited from highly qualified nurses with expertise in Health Care Services & Systems. Responsibilities will include: teaching and supervision in the undergraduate and/or graduate programs (PhD program commencing in September 2018); conducting a program of research; and academic service.

The successful candidate must be registered in good standing or eligible for registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario; and have a baccalaureate degree in Nursing, a Master's degree in Nursing or a related field (Nursing preferred), and a doctoral degree (PhD or equivalent) in Nursing or a related field (PhD in Nursing preferred). Candidates must demonstrate alignment with the School of Nursing's commitment to human science and to multiple perspectives in nursing discourses, knowledge, and research; and demonstrate alignment with the School of Nursing's commitment to social justice and health promotion. A scholar at the level of Associate or Full Professor has an established program of research, graduate supervisory experience, substantive research funding, and a strong publication record. The successful candidate must demonstrate excellence in scholarly research and teaching and be eligible for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Experience with teaching in university undergraduate and graduate nursing programs; in technology-enhanced and experiential learning environments; and, in academic governance at the unit, faculty, and/or university level are viewed as assets.

All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval. York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA program, which applies to Aboriginal people, visible minorities, people with disabilities, and women, can be found at or by calling the AA office at 416-736-5713. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Applicants must provide their College of Nurses of Ontario (or current jurisdictional) registration number when applying. Proof of academic credentials is required prior to appointment. Applicants should submit a Self Identification form, a letter of application, up-to-date curriculum vitae, three signed letters of reference, a philosophy of teaching statement, teaching evaluations, and a 5-year research plan to: Address your application package to: Dr. Judith MacDonnell, Interim Director, School of Nursing, Room 313, HNES Building, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON Canada M3J 1P3. Applicants wishing to self-identify can do so by downloading, completing and submitting the forms found at: Please select the "Affirmative Action" tab under which forms pertaining to Citizenship and AA can be found. The application deadline is November 15, 2017.


Posting End Date: November 15, 2017