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Nursing Faculty Opportunities


Join the Johns Hopkins community as an academic leader at the School of Nursing. Our faculty members are committed to excellence in research, teaching, practice, and service, and they are recognized nationally and internationally as experts in their disciplines.

The School is ranked No. 1 for its nursing graduate program and No. 2 for DNP program from U.S. News & World Report and is among the top nursing PhD programs in the nation, according to the National Research Council. We currently rank No. 4 among nursing schools for NIH funding and 42.8% of our ranked faculty members are Fellows in the American Academy of Nursing. Forty-six of our faculty hold leadership roles in membership organizations.

Current Openings

  • Associate Dean for Global Affairs

    Reporting to Dean, will work to advance the global strategy of the School of Nursing.  This individual will lead the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing Center for Global Initiatives which uses the collective knowledge, skills and experiences of nursing faculty, students and professional staff to promote innovation, capacity development and advocacy for the advancement of nursing education, research, practice and health policy worldwide.  The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree and a distinguished academic career with strong global experience.

  • Chair, Department of Community and Public Health

    Reporting to the Executive Vice Dean, will work to advance the mission of the School of Nursing, develop faculty through implementation of the faculty mentoring program and the faculty workload guidelines. Oversees staff that support faculty in the teaching mission. The successful candidate will have a distinguished academic career and be eligible for RN licensure in Maryland.

  • Full-time Faculty Ranked Faculty

    When you apply to join the Johns Hopkins family as a full-time faculty member you have two tracks to choose from:

    • Practice-Education Track (non-tenure)
    • Research-Education Track (tenure)

    Applicants interested in the Research-Education Track will need to show a demonstrated history of funding in addition to current funding. All applicants should possess expertise in patient care and faculty experiences. Both junior and senior level faculty are being sought. 


    Current openings are for faculty to teach in the MSN: Entry into Nursing Practice , MSN: Advanced Nursing Practice  and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs with expertise in:

    • Adult Health
    • Informatics
    • Oncology
    • Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
    • Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
    • Adult Gerontological Nurse Practitioner (AGNP) - Primary Care
    • Adult Gerontological Nurse Practitioner (AGNP) – Acute Care
    • Health Services Administration
    • Nursing Education Certificate Program


    • DNP or PhD in Nursing, or a related field
    • CNS or NP Certification, preferred and required for AGNP and FNP positions

    Apply Now

  • Part-time Clinical Instructor Faculty

    MSN Programs

    Each semester part time clinical instructors are hired to supplement our full-time teaching staff for our many master’s clinical courses. These are non-benefit bearing positions. Clinical courses occur Monday through Friday, as required by each program's course of study.

    • Master's degree or currently enrolled in a master’s program
    • Local candidates only (No out-of-state or international)
    • Maryland Nursing License

    *Master’s in nursing required for CNS applicants--certification preferred

    Specialty Areas
    • Adult Health
    • Clinical Nurse Specialist
    • Health Assessment
    • Maternal Newborn
    • Pediatrics
    • Principles and Applications of Nursing
    • Psychiatric/Mental Health
    • Public Health 

    Pre-licensure Programs

    Seeking part-time Clinical Instructors for our NEW Master’s Entry into Nursing Program.

    • Master’s prepared
    • Clinical Days: 1-2 days/week options, Monday - Friday
    • CNS or NP certification preferred but not required
    • Local candidates (Maryland license required)
    Specialty Areas
    • Adult Health
    • Maternal Newborn
    • Pediatrics
    • Psychiatric/Mental Health
    • Public Health

    Apply Now


Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to recruiting, supporting, and fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff, and students. All applicants who share this goal are encouraged to apply.

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