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.

Join us in Washington, DC!

This spring, join over 350 Chief Academic Nursing Officers for an engaging program with content experts and trend-setting ideas. Register Now 

Call for Award Nominations

AACN is seeking faculty nominations for various awards. See AACN's Award page for more details. 

Faculty Leadership Network

The FLN is an exclusive network of nursing faculty leaders and subject matter experts. Learn more about how to join

Conferences & Webinars

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News & Announcements News & Announcements
  • GNSA Launches First Award for PhD-DNP Collaboration Excellence

    Press Release, Student— January 17, 2019

    AACN is pleased to announce the launch of the new awards programs that spotlights exemplary partnerships between students in research-focused and pra...


  • AACN News Watch Weekly Edition

    News, Newsletter— January 16, 2019

    In this week's News Watch, take a look back at 1969, check out all opportunities and resources to consider, and read Washington Weekly.


  • Registration Now Open for GNSA Virtual Career Fair

    Announcement— January 15, 2019

    AACN is hosting its first ever virtual career fair through the Graduate Nursing Student Academy (GNSA) on March 6 & 7, 2019. This free opportunity is...


  • Faculty Link Newsletter: January 2019

    Faculty News, Newsletter— January 14, 2019

    Take Your Leadership Skills to the Next Level by applying to the New AACNLEADS Programs.


  • AACN Welcomes the 116th Congress

    Advocacy, Policy— January 9, 2019

    On January 2-3, AACN Board Chair Dr. Ann Cary and President and CEO Dr. Deborah Trautman celebrated the commencement of the 116 th Congress on Capit...


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Career Center logo

We've launched a new and improved Career Center just for you. AACN Career Center is AACN's online resource dedicated to employment opportunities in nursing education. In response to the nation's shortage of nurse educators, we have strengthened this information clearinghouse to help students and faculty locate academic programs that prepare faculty, financial aid opportunities, and faculty development programs. 

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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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