Open Rank Tenured or Tenure track Nursing Faculty (F00183P)

University of Texas at Arlington

Full Time
Arlington, TX
Posted 1 week ago

Posting Details

Posting Number

F00183P

Position Title

Open Rank Tenured or Tenure track Nursing Faculty (F00183P)

Department

Nursing

Location

Arlington

Job Family

Faculty

Position Status

Full-time

Rank

Open

Work Hours

Standard

Open to

External and Internal

FLSA

Exempt

Salary

Duration

Funding expected to continue

Pay Basis

Benefits Eligible

Yes

Job Summary

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 to conduct research in nursing and health care. We seek
faculty members with outstanding qualifications who shares the University’s
core values of high standards of excellence in innovative and collaborative
research, combined with fostering an open and inclusive environment that
promotes participation of underrepresented groups in research.

The College of Nursing and Health Innovation is particularly interested in
recruiting innovative scientists who can make a significant contribution to
the college’s overarching theme of programming and research in health and
disease across the lifespan, with a focus on advancing health and the human
condition. Ideal candidates will have a broad understanding and interest in
interdisciplinary studies. Research on how social determinants of health
affect the health of populations is valued. Relevant research backgrounds may
include evaluation, health disparities, social determinants of health, and
social and economic development among others. Successful candidates are
expected to demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education
through their teaching, research and service. In addition, candidates in their
early career must demonstrate strong potential to develop a research program
supported by external funding, while more established candidates must
demonstrate active, externally funded research agendas.

UTA seeks a nurse scientist with expertise in Clinical and Chronic Conditions,
in areas of cardiovascular health, diabetes, pediatrics and/or mental health,
preferred. The positions are open rank and will be in the Graduate Nursing
Department and or Undergraduate Nursing Department.

Candidates with outstanding skills in nursing leadership, advanced practice
nursing and/or patient outcomes will receive preference.

The College of Nursing and Health Innovation at the University of Texas at
Arlington is seeking applications from outstanding individuals to fill this
open-rank tenured/tenure-track faculty position in the area of nursing
leadership, advanced practice nursing and/or patient outcomes. This position
offers an exciting opportunity to join a growing faculty and to build our
academic and research programs in the college and university.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The individual will have an independent program of research and will
collaborate with colleagues in Nursing, Kinesiology and Public Health within
the college. Opportunities for collaboration in conducting research include
patient safety, aging, early interventions for children, community-based
interventions for vulnerable populations, cardiovascular health, muscle and
bone health disease, and health disparities, among other areas. Collaboration
with colleagues in other colleges and departments are common. We foster and
support interdisciplinary research and education.

Required Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

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

Special Conditions for Eligibility

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. The
UTA is a tobacco free campus.

Number of Vacancies

2

Desired Start Date

09/02/2020

Open Date

Review Start Date

Open Until Filled

Yes

Special Instructions to Applicants

To apply, applicants should go to http://uta.peopleadmin.com/ and submit their
application. Complete application should include: (1) Research interests
including your current accomplishments as well as your short- and long-term
research goals, (2) curriculum vitae; and (3) names and contact information of
3 references.

Requirement Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents

* Resume or CV
* Statement of Research Interests

Optional Documents

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