Las Cruces, NM United States
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Assistant Professor

New Mexico State University, School of Nursing

Job Title: Assistant Professor
Job Location: Las Cruces , NM
United States
Status: Full-Time
Job Category: Health sciences, nursing, kinesiology
Application Closing Date: 04/15/2018
Date Posted: 2018-03-13
Industry: Academic/Education

Job Description

Assistant Professor

School of Nursing
New Mexico State University

  1. Faculty on the tenure track must engage in active independent and team-based research and scholarship in their area of focus, which includes publishing in refereed journals and applying for extramural funding from federal and/or state agencies and private foundations;
  2. Teaching (face-to-face or online) in the undergraduate and/or graduate programs (MSN, DNP, PhD);
  3. Graduate student advising;
  4. Service and leadership on departmental, college and university committees;
  5. Community outreach and/or service focused on health disparities in the U.S.-Mexico border region;
  6. Involvement in professional organizations in field of expertise.

NMSU is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Job Requirements

Required qualification:

  1. Masterís degree in Nursing and a PhD (or equivalent research doctorate) in Nursing or a related discipline required;
  2. Must be eligible for New Mexico nursing license (RN or APRN);
  3. Criminal background check required; drug screen required for clinical teaching.

Preferred qualification:

  1. Record of research and scholarship to qualify for the rank of Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing (i.e., evidence of scholarship; research focus with potential to generate extramural funding);
  2. Preference given for health disparities experience and/or research focus;
  3. Teaching and mentoring experience;
  4. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with faculty, staff, students, and community members from diverse backgrounds.

Information and Application Process Instructions

A detailed position announcement is available at

You must submit your application and resume ONLINE to the above referenced link.

When inquiring or applying for this position, please also reference

Applicants with dual-career considerations can find university jobs such as professor jobs, dean jobs, chair / department head jobs, and other faculty jobs and employment opportunities at New Mexico State University and at other institutions of higher education in the region on

To obtain more information or to submit your resume you can contact Ana Mcpherson as shown below. If you apply for this position, please say you saw it first on Thank you.

Ana Mcpherson
Las Cruces , NM
Phone: 5756463813

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