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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 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 its DNP program by 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

  • 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 Doctor of Nursing Practice Program (Advance Practice and/or Executive Practice, MSN Entry into Nursing Program.


    DNP or PhD in Nursing or a related field, Maryland Nursing License. Maryland Certification as Nurse Practitioner or Clinical Nurse Specialist are required for Advance Practice positions. View Course Schedules & Descriptions.

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  • Part-time Faculty

    1. Advanced Practice (Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Nurse Specialist)

    Master’s Degree, Maryland Nursing License and Maryland Certification as Nurse Practitioner or Clinical Nurse Specialist, Current clinical experience

    Specialty Areas

    • Pediatrics Primary Care
    • Adult/Gero Primary Care
    • Family Primary Care
    • Psychiatric
    • Adult Acute Care


    • 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 for Advanced Practice Faculty:

    • Pediatrics Primary Care
    • Adult/Gero Primary Care
    • Family Primary Care
    • Psychiatric
    • Adult Acute Care

    Opportunities for Clinical Instructors in Clinical Courses. View Course Schedules & Descriptions. (Please note that not all courses are offered all semesters.)

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    2. MSN (Entry into Nursing) Program

    Master’s Degree, Maryland Nursing License, Current clinical experience

    Clinical Focus:

    • Adult Health
    • Child Health
    • Maternal Child Health
    • Public Health
    • Mental Health

    Opportunities for Clinical Instruction (one to two days a week, Monday through Friday, day and evening) in the following clinical courses and laboratory instruction (half day one to two days a week). View Course Schedules & Descriptions.  Please note that not all courses are offered all semesters.

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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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