Nursing Informatics Faculty

The University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) is seeking a doctoral-prepared faculty member for the Nursing Informatics specialty.

UMSON enrolls more than 1,700 students in its baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral programs and is ranked 11th among all schools of nursing in the nation. UMSON is part of the University of Maryland graduate professional campus that also includes the schools of medicine, dentistry, social work, pharmacy, and law and is one of the fastest growing biomedical research centers in the nation. The unique composition of the campus enables health professionals to address clinical care, public policy, and social issues through multidisciplinary research, scholarship, and community action. Its location in the Baltimore-Washington, D.C.-Annapolis triangle maximizes opportunities for collaboration with government agencies, health care institutions, and life science industries.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Teach in UMSON’s Nursing Informatics specialty at the graduate level (MS, PhD, DNP) and relevant courses in the undergraduate programs
  • Maintain active scholarly contributions to nursing science and health care informatics, e.g., scholarly publications, beginning or established program of research, etc.
  • Collaborate with the specialty director in the development, implementation, and evaluation of courses and practicum placements
  • Assist in the recruitment and advisement of students
  • Participate in planning, implementing, and evaluating UMSON’s informatics initiatives, such as the Summer Institute in Nursing Informatics
  • Provide nursing/health care informatics leadership and service to professional associations, government agencies, non-profit organizations, and other bodies as appropriate
  • Participate actively in departmental, UMSON, and University committees and task forces


  • Eligible for RN license in Maryland preferred
  • Master’s degree and an earned doctorate in nursing or related field required
  • Specialty expertise in nursing/health care informatics
  • Prior teaching experience preferred
  • Record of scholarly achievement, e.g., research, publications, presentations, industry consultations
  • Evidence of interdisciplinary collaboration experience

Applicants should submit a letter of interest and CV to:

Robin Newhouse, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
Chair, Organizational Systems and Adult Health
c/o Katherine Simmons
University of Maryland School of Nursing
655 West Lombard Street, Room 502
Baltimore, MD 21201

The University of Maryland is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA Employer.