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Faculty - Assistant Professor (Research)

Date Posted: 05-FEB-2017
Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
PIN Number: #23099
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY

The UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (UTHSC) College of Nursing invites applications for the full-time tenure track position as a faculty member in the department of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention.

Responsibilities
Carries out research program, secures external funding in support of research, teaches in graduate programs, and advises doctoral students and mentors students and faculty in research. The UTHSC embraces four missions: education, research, clinical care and institutional service. Teaching contributions are expected as is continued research productivity and scholarly contributions. Candidates eligible for appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor rank will have a well-established program of funded research.

Qualifications
Unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse in Tennessee or eligibility to obtain licensure in Tennessee required. Earned doctoral degree from an accredited university required. Documented high quality didactic teaching experience in nursing is desired. Active engagement in appropriate professional organizations is required. Evidence of scholarship including research and/or grants is required. Academic rank is commensurate with degree and experience.

Applications and Nominations 
Applicants should send current curriculum vitae, two letters of recommendation, and photocopies of transcripts to:

Susan Jacob RN, PhD
Interim Chair and Professor
Department of Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
UTHSC College of Nursing
920 Madison, 9th Floor
Memphis, TN 38163
(901) 448-4148
Email: swebb14@uthsc.edu

Faculty - Assistant Professor & BSN Program Director
 Date Posted: 23-FEB-2017

Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR AND DIRECTOR
PIN Number: #23117
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY

The UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (UTHSC) College of Nursing invites applications for the position of a full-time non-tenure track position as BSN Program Director and Assistant Professor in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program.

UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER
UTHSC has educated more than 53,000 health care professionals on three campuses across the state ? Memphis, Knoxville and Chattanooga. The UTHSC campuses include colleges of Health Professions, Dentistry, Graduate Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy. Patient care, professional education and research are carried out at hospitals and other clinical sites across Tennessee.

Responsibilities
Provides leadership for the BSN and RN-BSN programs. Works with the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, option coordinators, and faculty on matters of curriculum, strategic planning, and academic program development.

Responsible for program oversight and compliance with policies and regulations of certifying and accrediting bodies. Prepares records/data for accreditation and annual reports; trends data for expected outcomes. Evaluates preceptor data base and clinical site data base for student experiences.

Provides input on faculty annual performance evaluations. Participates in the annual budget and faculty workload assignments. Counsels students in both academic and non-academic matters. Teaches within the program as well as across programs, carrying appropriate teaching load commensurate with administrative duties.

Qualifications
Doctoral degree in nursing from an accredited university required; licensure as a Registered Nurse with the ability to obtain a Tennessee RN license. Experience teaching within a BSN program required. Prefer academic leadership experience. Academic rank is at instructor or assistant professor level based upon academic credentials.

Applications and Nominations 
Interested applicants should send curriculum vitae, two letters of recommendation, and photocopies of transcripts to:

Keevia Porter, DNP, NP-C
Search Committee Chair
UTHSC College of Nursing
920 Madison, #1019
Memphis, TN 38163
Email: kporter6@uthsc.edu

Faculty - Instructor (BSN Program)

Date Posted: 15-SEP-2017
Job Title: INSTRUCTOR
PIN Number: #23267
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY

The UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (UTHSC) College of Nursing invites applications for the position of a full-time non-tenure track position as faculty in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program.

Responsibilities
Teaching responsibilities include both didactic course work and clinical supervision of students. The UTHSC embraces four missions: education, research, clinical care and institutional service. Responsibilities for this role include clinical practice assignment in the hospital, and skills lab in addition to educational responsibilities. Research/scholarship activities as well as service responsibilities will be determined in collaboration with Department Chair.

Qualifications
Experience in medical-surgical nursing and critical care, and teaching in a professional nursing program is desired.  Minimal requirements for the position include a RN license and a Master of Science in Nursing.  All degrees must be from an accredited program.   Academic rank is at instructor or assistant professor level based upon academic credentials.

Applications and Nominations
Applicants should send curriculum vitae, two letters of recommendation, and photocopies of transcripts to:
Sherry Webb, DNSc, CNL, NEA-BC
Chair and Associate Professor
UTHSC College of Nursing
920 Madison, 9th Floor
Memphis, TN 38163
(901) 448-4148
Email: swebb14@uthsc.edu 

Last Published: Oct 23, 2017