Assistant / Associate Professor in Nursing
University of Texas at Tyler, College of Nursing and Health Sciences
The School of Nursing at The University of Texas at Tyler invites applicants to apply for one full-time tenure-track, assistant / associate professor faculty positions at rank and salary commensurate with experience to begin fall 2018.
This is a 9-month academic appointment, with a possible summer stipend. Review of applications will begin May 15, 2018 and the position will remain open until filled.
Responsibilities: Duties include, but are not limited to, (1) primary teaching responsibility in a nationally recognized online graduate nursing program and highly successful BSN program; (2) maintaining an active program of scholarship; (3) mentoring and advising students; (4) participating in College and University service.
Nursing Program: Online graduate programs are currently ranked #5 in the country by US News & World Report in 2018; ranked #1 in the country for best Masterís in Nursing Programs Online for 2018 (https://www.bestcollegereviews.org/top/online-masters-in-nursing-programs/). We offer the Master of Science (MSN) in Nursing Administration; MSN in Nursing Education; MSN Family Nurse Practitioner; Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) and Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Nursing (Ph.D.). A nursing informatics, quality, & safety certificate will be offered beginning fall 2018, with plans for an MSN Informatics, Quality, and Safety for fall 2019. For more information about the nursing program: http://www.uttyler.edu/nursing
Location: Tyler, situated 100 miles east of the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex amid the beautiful lakes and woods of East Texas, is an economically strong and rapidly growing community. With a population of 100,000, Tyler is the regional center for the arts, medical care, finance, and higher education.
The University contributes to the strong healthcare industry in Tyler through its College of Nursing and Health Sciences, the Ben and Maytee Fisch College of Pharmacy, and its partnerships with sister institutions at UT Health Northeast Texas, as well as CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Francis, and Texas Spine and Joint Hospital.
Qualifications: (a) earned Doctorate in Nursing (PhD preferred); (b) graduate teaching experience preferred; (c) eligible for licensure in Texas (d) evidence of program of scholarship; (e) record of extramural support and current competitive funding preferred.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current CV, and three letters of reference to Colleen Marzilli, Ph.D., R.N., Chair of the Search Committee for the School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Tyler, 3900 University Blvd., Tyler, Texas 75799 or by email to email@example.com
The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States.
This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
When inquiring or applying for this position, please also reference AcademicCareers.com
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 the University of Texas at Tyler and at other institutions of higher education in the region on www.AcademicCareers.com