Full Professor with Tenure (Nursing)

Faculty Position

Full Professor with Tenure

Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing


The Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, Western University, seeks an accomplished academic to join us as we celebrate nearly a century of academic and research excellence (2020).  As the successful candidate, you will have attained a PhD in Nursing (or related discipline), and have established a nationally/internationally recognized, independent, robust research program in your preferred field of study.  You will have earned an outstanding reputation mentoring and teaching in graduate and/or undergraduate programs.


Applicants will be Registered Nurses (Regular or Extended class) who are eligible to apply for approval, or have been approved to practice with no restrictions, with the College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO).  The appointment will be at the rank of Full Professor with Tenure.  The anticipated start date is July 1, 2019 or as negotiated.  Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


The successful candidate’s research program will align with the overarching construct of Health Equity and be congruent with one or more priority research areas in the School:


  • Digital Health
  • Women’s Health
  • Mental Health and Wellness
  • Global and Indigenous Health and/or
  • Violence, Gender and Health


The successful candidate’s research interests will parallel the School of Nursing’s Strategic Plan (2018-2023) and those signatures areas related to the Faculty of Health Sciences’ Strategic Plan (https://www.uwo.ca/fhs/about/strategic_plan.html). Specifically, the areas of health systems and health policy are of particular interest at this time.


Western University delivers an academic experience second to none.  Western challenges the best and brightest faculty, staff and students to commit to the highest global standards.  Our research excellence expands knowledge and drives discovery with real-world application.  Western attracts individuals with a broad worldview, seeking to study, influence and lead in the international community.  Since 1878, The Western Experience has combined academic excellence with life-long opportunities for intellectual, social and cultural growth in order to better serve our communities.


Interested applicants are required to complete the Application for Full-Time Faculty Position Form - available at   http://uwo.ca/facultyrelations/pdf/careers/Faculty/Application-FullTime-Faculty-Position-Form.pdf along with curriculum vitae, letter of interest/statement of academic qualifications and names and contact information of three referees to:


Dr. Victoria Smye, Director

Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences,

Western University Room 3301A, FIMS & Nursing Building

London, Ontario N6A 5B9  




Please quote HS 194 on all correspondence.

The deadline for receipt of applications is June 3, 2019.


Positions are subject to budget approval. Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.


In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.


Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Dr. Victoria Smye, Director, Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing at jwindso6@uwo.ca.