Periodically, Loyola University Chicago's Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing has opportunities for experienced faculty and staff to join us to prepare students to be clinicians and nurse leaders.  We seek individuals who are committed to fulfilling Loyola’s promise of "preparing people to lead extraordinary lives.” The School of Nursing provides students with exceptional educational opportunities in diverse health care environments within the Chicago area. 

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Full-Time Faculty

Marcella Niehoff Endowed Chair for Nursing Research

The Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing (MNSON) seeks a dynamic, distinguished nurse scientist to serve as the Marcella Niehoff Endowed Chair for Nursing Research. The Endowed Chair will shape research development in the MNSON, foster a spirit of inquiry, and mentor others to advance funded research programs, thereby enhancing the MNSON and Loyola University Chicago's (LUC) distinction and impact. 

Reporting directly to the Dean of the MNSON, the Endowed Chair is expected to support the mission and move forward the vision of the MNSON and the University, contribute to the MNSON and University goals for inclusive excellence, and serve as a model to faculty, post-doctoral fellows, and students.   

Specifically, the Endowed Chair is expected to:  

  • Maintain an active program of federally funded research as principal investigator
  • Facilitate collaborative research within the MNSON and across academic departments and external organizations (i.e. community-based, governmental, and health care/service provision entities)
  • Enhance research innovation, development, and training
  • Represent and support research excellence and the renowned reputation of the MNSON within LUC, regionally, nationally, and internationally
  • Develop strategic initiatives to recruit and retain research-intensive faculty, research teams, fellows, and doctoral students

Inquiries about this position may be directed to the chairpersons of the search committee: Lisa Burkhart, PhD, RN, ANEF, (eburkha@luc.edu), and Jorgia Connor, PhD, RN (jconnor3@luc.edu).

Learn more and complete an application here

Part-Time Faculty

Part-time Clinical Instructors

Seeking part-time clinical instructors to teach pre-licensure BSN and ABSN students in the clinical settings of Pediatric, Obstetrical, Psychiatric/Mental Health, Medical-Surgical and Community Health Nursing.

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Executive Assistant to the Dean

This position provides high-level, proactive administrative and project management support to the Dean of the Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing.  Understand the school and dean's goals and priorities to establish and maintain efficient coordination of the dean's affairs maintaining a high degree of confidentiality. The position is based at Loyola's Health Sciences Campus and is a part of the staff administrative team that ensures effective coordination of MNSON administrative functions at the direction of the Director of Administrative Operations. Occasional travel to the Lake Shore Campus may be required. A bachelor's degree and at least five years of related experience is required. Experience in higher education is preferred.    

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