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FT TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITION OPEN RANK FOR FALL 2023 Nursing Leadership in Health Care System

Date Posted Nov. 4, 2022
Title FT TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITION OPEN RANK FOR FALL 2023 Nursing Leadership in Health Care System
San Diego, CA, United States
Department SCHOOL of NURSING
Application Deadline Jan. 31, 2023
Position Start Date Jul. 1, 2023
  • Professor
    Associate Professor
    Assistant Professor
  • Nursing - General

One full-time tenure-track faculty position, at an Open Rank level, is available to begin Fall 2023 in a CCNE accredited School of Nursing (SON).  SDSU SON offers the following programs:  General Nursing baccalaureate (BSN), RN to BSN and Master’s degree in Nursing Leadership in Health Care Systems and AGNP/CNS. We are seeking applicants with academic and practice expertise within the Nursing Leadership in Health Care Systems.


Qualified applicants must hold an earned doctorate [PhD or DNP] in nursing or in a related field with a Master’s degree in Nursing and be eligible for or currently licensed to practice nursing in California.  The successful candidate will possess strong research interest and capability as evidenced by an appropriate history of, or potential for research and publication in top-tier refereed journals and clinical practice.  Teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels is preferred. The position requires teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels and faculty role responsibilities. Applicants must have clinical expertise and experience as a Nursing Leader in Health Care Systems as a Registered Nurse.  


Salary and benefits are competitive and are commensurate with experience and academic preparation. This position reports to the Director of the School of Nursing. The School supports the teacher-scholar model that emphasizes teaching and research.


Established in 1897, San Diego State University (SDSU) is the largest university in San Diego and the third largest in California. The highly diverse campus community has a student population of over 36,000 and approximately 5,849 faculty and staff.  SDSU is currently designated as a Doctoral / Research-Intensive University by the Carnegie Foundation and has been named on the Faculty Scholarly Productivity Index as the No. 1 small research university in the nation.  Additional information about the University is available at, about the SON at:


The School of Nursing has over 440 students in the accredited BSN program and program graduates have a history of strong performance on the NCLEX.  The Graduate program offers graduate concentrations in Advanced Practice Nursing of Adults and Elderly (NP/CNS) and Nursing Leadership in Health Care Systems. Please take a moment to peruse the website at for further information regarding our programs.


We are seeking applicants with demonstrated experience in or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of underrepresented groups. Candidates must satisfy two or more of the eight Building on Inclusive Excellence (BIE) criteria. Candidates that meet BIE criteria: (a) are committed to engaging in service with underrepresented populations within the discipline, (b) have demonstrated knowledge of barriers for underrepresented students and faculty within the discipline, (c) have experience or have demonstrated commitment to teaching and mentoring underrepresented students, (d) have experience or have demonstrated commitment to integrating understanding of underrepresented populations and communities into research, (e) have experience in or have demonstrated commitment to extending knowledge of opportunities and challenges in achieving scholarly success to members of an underrepresented group, (f) have experience in or have demonstrated commitment to research that engages underrepresented communities, (g) have expertise or demonstrated commitment to developing expertise in cross-cultural communication and collaboration, or (h) have research interests that contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education. Please indicate in a separate diversity statement how you meet at least two (2) of these criteria.


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Candidates should submit a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, diversity statement, copies of transcripts, and three letters of references with Name, Title, email, and phone numbers of these references. For questions, please contact the search committee chair, Dr. Savitri Singh-Carlson at .  We anticipate beginning applicant review in January 2023. The position will remain open until it is filled.


We thank you for your interest and appreciate you taking the time to apply to our open position. 

The School of Nursing Search Committee.

  • SDSU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status. 

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Contact Information

  • Dr. Savitri Singh-Carlson
    San Diego State University
    San Diego, CA 92182
  • 619-594-2540


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