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Faculty - (Research Bio-statistician)

Date Posted: 20-MAY-2016
Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
PIN Number: #22947
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY

The UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (UTHSC) Colleges of Nursing and Health Professions invite applications for the position of a full-time position as faculty with a shared appointment within each College (0.5 each). This position will be partially grant funded beginning in FY 2018.

Responsibilities
Responsibilities for this position include: (1) Methodological research, alone or in collaboration with other faculty, that results in peer-reviewed publications: (2) Collaborative research with faculty including assistance with grant applications, and data analysis on grants; and (3) Teaching of 1 -2 graduate courses per year and supervision of graduate students.

Qualifications
We seek candidates with a strong training in biostatistics and statistical aspects of data science. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a diverse research portfolio with a mixture of collaborative and independent methodological research.

All areas of biostatistics are of interest, but we are especially interested in candidates with a demonstrated interest in clinical trials, large observational studies, complex heterogeneous datasets, high-throughput data, and statistical computing. Minimum qualifications for the position are an MSN in Statistics or Biostatistics and a PhD in a health related area.

Candidates with clinical and public health research experience are especially encouraged to apply. Primary criteria for appointment will be experience, demonstrated ability in research, a relevant publication record in peer-reviewed journals, and evidence of successful teaching. The successful applicant will work closely with faculty and staff in the Colleges of Nursing and Health Professions to develop grant applications and conduct research studies.

Applications and Nominations
Interested applicants should submit (electronically) a copy of their curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing research interests and teaching experience, two letters of recommendation and photocopies of transcripts to:

Wendy Likes, Ph.D., Dean, College of Nursing, wlikes@uthsc.edu

or

Audrey Zucker-Levin, Assistant Dean of Research, College of Health Professions, azuckerl@uthsc.edu 

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 - Assistant Professor (BSN Program)
 Date Posted: 17-APR-2017

Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
PIN Number: #23165
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.

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
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 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

Faculty - Assistant Professor (DNP Psych/Mental Health)
Date Posted: 17-APR-2017
Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

PIN Number: #23163
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 Psychiatric Mental Health faculty in the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) 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 addition to educational responsibilities. Research/scholarship activities as well as service responsibilities will be determined in collaboration with Department Chair.

Qualifications
Unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse and advanced practice nurse in Tennessee or eligibility to obtain licensure in Tennessee required, as well as certification/recertification as Psychiatric Family Nurse Practitioner. Earned doctoral degree from an accredited university required. Substantive psychiatric mental health nursing expertise is required. Documented high quality didactic teaching experience in psychiatric mental health content (basic and applied) and related fields of clinical work. Expertise in clinical teaching and active engagement in appropriate professional organizations is required. Evidence of scholarship including research and/or grants are highly desirable. Academic rank is commensurate with degree and experience.

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

Susan Jacob, PhD, RN
Professor and Interim Chair
Health Promotion & Disease Prevention Department
UTHSC College of Nursing
920 Madison, 10th Floor
Memphis, TN 38163
(901) 448-1320
Email: sjacob4@uthsc.edu

Faculty - Instructor (BSN Program)

Date Posted: 15-SEP-2017
Job Title: INSTRUCTOR
PIN Number: #23266
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 

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: Sep 19, 2017