Academic Vacancy 800-097-17

Academic (Vacancy Number: 800-097-17)
Posted: October 4, 2017.

College of Nursing, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
Position start date: To be negotiated
Closing date for applications: November 15, 2017 and will continue until position is filled
Position number: 23684
Title: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Posting Information



The College of Nursing, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences is seeking applications for outstanding candidates for a tenure track position (#23684) at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor.

The College of Nursing offers a BN undergraduate program and graduate programs. The BN program is a concept based curriculum with a state of the art simulation program. At the graduate level, we offer a Master’s Program, which includes a Nurse Practitioner (NP) stream, as well as administration, education and clinical practice streams, and PhD Program in Nursing. The Manitoba Centre for Nursing and Health Research (MCNHR) is a research unit in the College of Nursing which promotes and supports the conduct, dissemination, and uptake of collaborative nursing and health research with the goal to benefit the health of Manitobans and beyond. We have clinical and research links with other universities nationally and internationally and with a number of research institutes in Manitoba. The College has a strong commitment to the Aboriginal community, to accessibility and diversity, and to a wide range of practice environments. Visit our website at for more information.

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR: Activities and expectations include developing and maintaining an ongoing program of funded research. Evidence of scholarly and/or research activity may take the form of peer-reviewed publications in reputable scholarly journals, invited papers delivered to academic or professional associations, and/or other scholarly activities. Teaching nursing courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels in areas of expertise; participating in the education of graduate students through thesis/capstone project supervision; service in College, University, and professional committees and activities; and where relevant, practicing in an area of clinical expertise.

Qualifications: A PhD in Nursing or a related health discipline or near completion, and registration or eligibility for registration with the College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba. Additional qualifications include evidence of: a beginning program of scholarship, including funded research and peer-reviewed publications; evidence of previous effective teaching. Applicant will possess strong communication skills; clinical expertise as relevant and, the ability to establish collegial relationships.

Successful applicants will be required to teach courses on-site or by various distance educational modalities, conduct their program of research and provide leadership in service type duties.

Start Date: To be negotiated. Rank and salary will be determined based on qualifications and experience. For clarification or information about this position, please contact Dr. Beverly O’ Connell, Dean, by email at

Closing date for applications is November 15, 2017; however applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is appointed. Applications addressing the general qualifications, including a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and contact details of three references should be sent (pdf files preferred) to: to the attention of Dr. Beverly O’Connell, Dean.

“The University of Manitoba is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, racialized persons/persons of colour, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority”.

Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provisions of “The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy” (Manitoba). Please note that curriculum vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process.

Questions? Contact the Academic advertising coordinator, Kathy Niziol at (204) 474-7195.