Rutgers University, School of Nursing (SON) is inviting nominations and applications for the François-Xavier Bagnoud Chair in Community Pediatric Nursing, a unique opportunity in the field of pediatric nursing. The goal of the endowment is to support the delivery of comprehensive, community-based health care services to vulnerable children and children with special health care needs. This important position offers the nurse scholar the opportunity to conduct and apply innovative research and provide leadership in the delivery of the highest quality clinical care. The Endowed Chair in Community Pediatric Nursing will facilitate collaboration and synergies between the SON faculty, students, the FXB Center, and will contribute to building community-based collaborations and areas of excellence within FXB Center, the SON and the University.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Contributes to and provides significant leadership in enhancing the research and scholarship of the (FXB) Center programs;
Brings together academic and research expertise to build the partnerships needed to deal with complex and changing child health issues locally, nationally, and globally;
Develops effective interprofessional community partnerships and collaborations within and outside of Rutgers and the FXB Center;
Participates as an active member of the FXB Center's executive leadership team;
Participates actively in the design, implementation and evaluation of programs and services for vulnerable children and children with special health care needs locally, nationally and globally; and contributes to the teaching mission of the SON.
Rutgers School of Nursing is committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and inclusive community and seeks faculty and staff who embrace this commitment. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution.
Minimum Education and Experience:
An earned doctorate in Nursing or related field
Eligible for Associate Professor or full Professor rank
A distinctive record of teaching, research, publication and scholarship and building and sustaining community partnerships.
Extensive experience developing programs of research that address children's health priority areas through state and federal programs, foundations and NIH.
Demonstrated experience collaborating and partnering with community-based organizations.
Experience working with diverse pediatric populations in community settings.
Eligibility for licensure as a RN in the state of New Jersey
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Posting Number: 21FA0896
Location: Newark (RBHS)
Internal Number: 138310
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.