Postdoctoral Position in Nursing
Johns Hopkins University
United States


Postdoctoral Position in Nurse

Requisition #: A-142801-4

Status: Full Time

Type: Faculty

School: School of Nursing

Location City: Baltimore

Location State: MD

Location Zip Code: 21205

Closing Date: Open until filled

General Description

Join the Johns Hopkins community as a full-time faculty member and 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.

Scholarship is embedded in all elements of the role of full-time faculty members: research, practice, and teaching.

Research/ Scholarship (Every faculty member will)

-        Have a focused area of scholarly activity, i.e., research, development of evidence-based guidelines, etc.

-        Publish and present in this area annually

-        Bring resources into the School of Nursing (i.e., research grants)

Professional Practice (Every faculty member will)

-        Maintain knowledge and skills in their area of clinical expertise (direct care, coordinator of care, staff development-continuing education, health policy, consultation)

-        Maintain advanced certification in area of expertise

-        Maintain a defined practice

 Teaching (Every faculty member will)

-        Teach every semester during the academic year (fall, spring, summer)

-        Advise students (i.e., guide and/or encourage scholarship)

-        Serve as a clinical instructor during the academic year (fall, spring, summer)

-        Bring resources into the School of Nursing (i.e., training grants, new students, lecturers)

 Academic/ Community Service (Every faculty member will)

-        Serve as a member or leader of SON committees, University committees, and/or hospital/agency committees

-        Participate in the Faculty Assembly

-        Participate in the Faculty Mentoring Plan

-        Participate actively in University and SON functions (i.e., commencement, induction ceremonies, open houses, career day, and recruitment activities)

-        Participate actively in SON prospective student activities (Interviews and student selection)

-        Participate actively in professional organizations 

-        Participate actively in community groups whose mission relates directly to that of the School of Nursing


-        Bring resources into the School of Nursing (i.e., use community and Professional networking to bring potential donors into the Development Office)


  • DNP or Ph.D. in Nursing. A current license and certification to practice in the state of Maryland as an NP in psychiatry/mental health is required.
  • You will be expected to meet all the responsibilities of the School of Nursing. With respect to the courses to which you are assigned to teach, you will be expected to prepare for and be present at all clinical or classroom instructional activities and at all scheduled class meeting times, and at all meetings relating to the courses you are assigned to teach (e.g.: LMS training, orientation, course, and clinical preparation meetings).
  • Absences due to illness or emergency must be made known to the course coordinator as soon as possible. 
  • You must also be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Maryland. Failure to meet these expectations will be a factor in reappointment decisions. Experience working with a diverse faculty, student, and staff community is encouraged.

Application Instructions

Complete all fields/requirements.

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The Johns Hopkins University is committed to equal opportunity for its faculty, staff, and students. To that end, the university does not discriminate on the basis of sex, gender, marital status, pregnancy, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or other legally protected characteristic. The university is committed to providing qualified individuals access to all academic and employment programs, benefits and activities on the basis of demonstrated ability, performance and merit without regard to personal factors that are irrelevant to the program involved.

Pre-Employment Information

The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check.

If you are interested in applying for employment with The Johns Hopkins University and require special assistance or accommodation during any part of the pre-employment process, please contact the HR Business Services Office at For TTY users, call via Maryland Relay or dial 711. For more information about workplace accommodations or accessibility at Johns Hopkins University, please visit

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The following additional provisions may apply depending on which campus you will work. Your recruiter will advise accordingly.

The pre-employment physical for positions in clinical areas, laboratories, working with research subjects, or involving community contact requires documentation of immune status against Rubella (German measles), Rubeola (Measles), Mumps, Varicella (chickenpox), Hepatitis B and documentation of having received the Tdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis) vaccination. This may include documentation of having two (2) MMR vaccines; two (2) Varicella vaccines; or antibody status to these diseases from laboratory testing. Blood tests for immunities to these diseases are ordinarily included in the pre-employment physical exam except for those employees who provide results of blood tests or immunization documentation from their own health care providers. Any vaccinations required for these diseases will be given at no cost in our Occupational Health office.

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