AACN Celebrates 50 Years

Visit the 50th Anniversary website to learn more about AACN over the past 50 years, discover ways to celebrate, and see our photo gallery that will be updated weekly over the course of the year. 

Registration Now Open for Summer Seminar!

See all that Portland, OR has to offer while enjoying new learning, networking, and team building immersed in the arts.

Call for Faculty Award Nominations

Who are the shining stars at your university? Take a moment to acknowledge their commitment by making a nomination

Introducing AACN LEADS

Check out AACN's latest leadership development initiative: AACN LEADS. Learn more about Elevating Leaders in Academic Nursing (ELAN), the first AACN LEADS program.

View Resources Available on AACN Career Center

View the latest open positions in academic nursing on AACN's Career Center. Have a job to advertise? Check out our pricing information. Your ad can now be featured in the monthly Career Center email!

Conferences & Webinars

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News & Announcements News & Announcements
  • AACN News Watch Weekly Edition

    News, Newsletter— April 24, 2019

    In this week's News Watch, take a look back at 1973, read Rounds with Leadership, register for the Summer Seminar, and more.


  • AACN's Washington Weekly

    Advocacy, Policy— April 24, 2019

    In this week's Washington Weekly:  April Congressional Recess – Higher Education Edition.


  • Rounds With Leadership: Galvanizing Support for Nursing Now USA

    Newsletter, Rounds with Leadership— April 24, 2019

    On April 9, AACN leaders and staff had the pleasure of joining with our colleagues at the National Press Club in Washington, DC to celebrate the laun...


  • Call for Journal of Professional Nursing Reviewers

    Announcement— April 16, 2019

    The Journal of Professional Nursing (JPN)  is seeking to add reviewers to assist in the peer review of submitted manuscripts.


  • Faculty Link Newsletter: April 2019

    Faculty News, Newsletter— April 9, 2019

    In this month's Faculty Link, register now for AACN's Summer Seminar, view the latest job openings on AACN's Career Center, and view all upcoming web...


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MentorLINK: Connecting for Success is a personalized service that brings experienced deans together with deans looking for wisdom and support to overcome challenges and maximize impact. This structured, 8-month experience features: 

  • Guaranteed contact at least once a month
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  • Time for networking with your mentor at national AACN meetings

The mentoring relationships developed through this service reflect the principles of commitment, mutual respect, trust, empathy, self-assessment, and advocacy. 

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Benefits of AACN Membership

Interview with Dr. Susan Bakewell-Sachs from Oregon Health & Sciences University at the 2017 Academic Nursing Leadership Conference.

“AACN is the only place that I can come and truly be among peers.”

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