Tenured & Tenure-Track positions in Nursing and in Public/Population Health

  • University of Texas at Arlington, College of Nursing and Health Innovation
  • University of Texas at Arlington, 411 South Nedderman Drive, Arlington, TX, USA
  • Oct 23, 2019
Full time   Health Sciences, OT, PT, Kinesiology Nursing

Job Description

University of Texas at Arlington

Tenured & Tenure-Track positions in Nursing and in Public/Population Health


The College of Nursing and Health Innovation (CONHI) at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA), seeks applicants for tenured or tenure-track positions to teach and conduct research in nursing and population & public health.

We seek innovative scientists who can make a significant contribution to the overarching theme of programming and research in health and disease across the lifespan. Ideal candidates will have a broad understanding and interest in interdisciplinary studies on how social determinants of health affect the health of populations.


We are seeking an Adult Gerontology Nursing Endowed Chair, at the rank of full professor to enhance our growing and successful Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner and Aging program.


We are seeking Nursing Researchers with expertise in Clinical Nursing Practice & Patient Outcomes; Leadership, Advanced Nursing & Patient Outcomes;  Cardiovascular, Diabetes, Chronic Conditions, Pediatric, Mental Health and Public Health Nursing for tenured/tenure-track faculty positions.  

We are also seeking Population & Public Health Researchers for tenured/tenure-track faculty positions. 

Positions will be filled in one of the three departments of CONHI: Undergraduate Nursing, Graduate Nursing and Kinesiology (which includes Public Health). 


With annual research expenditures in excess of $100M, the University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research-1 “highest research activity” institution.

UTA has made substantial investments in faculty hiring and research infrastructure. Most CONHI researchers are housed in the Science & Engineering Innovation & Research building (SEIR, https://www.uta.edu/seir/), a 230,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art research facility.

CONHI is a comprehensive center for health care education and research, offering BSN, MSN, DNP and PhD degrees (https://www.uta.edu/conhi), as well as BSPH and MPH degrees. CONHI is designated a center of excellence by the National League for Nursing. Its undergraduate and graduate programs are nationally ranked.  CONHI’s growing roster of talented research faculty specialize in a variety of areas, including heart disease, neurological disorders and cancer. Located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, CONHI is the nation’s largest nonprofit college of nursing.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Required qualifications for Nursing Research positions:

 Phd in Nursing or related field

  1. Eligibility for licensure as a registered nurse in Texas
  2. A minimum of two years’ experience in a clinical, health system or leadership or policy area, preferred
  3. Demonstrated commitment to nursing research, education and service.

Required qualifications for Population Health and Public Health positions:

  1. PhD in Public Health or related field
  2. Demonstrated commitment to public or population health research, education and service.

 Preferred qualifications

 A history of research publications, research funding and postdoctoral fellowship training.


Application Details

EEO Statement

UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women,

veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the

University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A

criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. UTA is a tobacco free


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