Employment Opportunities

University of minnesota


The University of Minnesota, School of Nursing seeks faculty who share our vision of preparing nurse leaders to improve health care through evidence-based research, education, practice and professional and community service. We welcome candidates who are prepared to exercise leadership in a diverse, collegial and inter-professional environment at this top research university. Please note, these positions require an on-campus presence at our Twin Cities and potentially our Rochester locations.  These are not online instructional/faculty positions.

Faculty search priorities

The School of Nursing is specifically interested in senior scientists with established research programs related to the School’s focal areas which are

  • Health Promotion among Vulnerable Populations
  • Prevention and Management of Chronic Health Conditions
  • Symptom Management
  • Health/Nursing Informatics and Systems Innovation 

Additional faculty search priorities include

  • Adult and Older Adult Health
  • Adult/Gerontological Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Informatician 
  • Nurse-Midwife
  • Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner or Clinical Nurse Specialist

We are Hiring!

Tenured Faculty Positions

For PhD (or equivalent) prepared individuals with a sustained record of grantsmanship and publications in a defined area of research. Typically has already been tenured at similar institution.

Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

For PhD (or equivalent) prepared individuals with an identified area of research and a developing focus on grantsmanship and publications. Typically has completed post-doc or has beginning funding and publication record.

Clinical Faculty Positions

For individuals with research or practice doctorate and an interest in teaching, research and scholarship, and service/practice missions. Emphasis is typically teaching and/or practice with opportunities for research and scholarship development.

Other Employment Opportunities

Go to: https://humanresources.umn.edu/content/find-job
Click on either "external applicants" or "university employees", depending on your status.
Follow the directions to register as an applicant, and apply/upload your materials to job posting


The University of Minnesota offers excellent benefits.