The faculty at the College of Nursing will prepare you for a fulfilling career in practice, education and research. We are at the forefront of new ventures in nursing education.

How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in the Dean of the College of Nursing position at Upstate Medical University.

The executive search firm Witt/Kieffer has been retained to assistant Upstate Medical University with this important recruitment. Witt/Kieffer and the Search Committee respect the importance of maintaining confidentiality. Candidates should provide a curriculum vitae, a letter of application that addresses the responsibilities and requirements described in the leadership profile (available here, or at External Icon) and contact information of five references. References will not be contacted without prior knowledge and approval of candidates. For questions and additional information, please contact Witt/Kieffer consultants Joyce De Leo, PhD at 630-575-6177 or Claudia Teschky at 630-575-6172. Materials should be submitted electronically via email to

SUNY Upstate Medical University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive excellence through diversity. We actively seek applications from women and members of underrepresented groups to contribute to the diversity of our university community in support of our teaching, research and clinical missions.

Pursuant to University policy, the University is committed to fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff, and students, as well as ensuring equal educational opportunity, employment, and access to services, programs, and activities. Upstate does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction or any protected characteristic.