Clinical Assistant Professor

Texas, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Jun 04, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time


Job Type




Commensurate with experience


Hours per Week

40 hours


Hiring Department

Nursing – Grad Program


Required Application Materials


A single PDF or Word document containing a resume, letter of interest, and a list of three (3) professional references is required to apply.


Important Instructions:   

When prompted to upload your “resume”, upload your combined documents as one file.

  • Please do not upload documents to “Cover Letter” or “References”.


If the required application materials were not uploaded at the “resume” prompt, please withdraw your application and re-apply to upload your combined documents as one file.


Job Summary

The School of Nursing at The University of Texas at Tyler invites applicants to apply for a full-time, non-tenure-track Clinical Assistant Professor in Nursing - FNP faculty position at a salary commensurate with experience to begin Summer 2021 or Fall 2021.  This is a 9-month academic appointment with an opportunity for a stipend if teaching in the off-semester.  Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.



Major Responsibilities/Duties/Critical Tasks

  • Primary teaching of hybrid nursing courses, conducting clinical experiences for FNP students on the Tyler campus.
  • Assisting other classroom faculty as needed.
  • Mentoring and advising students
  • Participating in College and University service.


Minimum Required Education/Experience

  • Earned Doctorate in Nursing.
  • Board certified family nurse practitioner.
  • Three (3) – Five (5) years of teaching experience.
  • Currently eligible for licensure in Texas.
  • Online teaching experience preferred.


About The University of Texas at Tyler

Online graduate programs are currently ranked among the top 25 in the country by U.S. News & World Report.  We offer the Master of Science (MSN) in Nursing Administration; MSN in Nursing Education; MSN – Informatics, Quality & Safety; MSN- Family Nurse Practitioner; MSN-Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner; Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Nursing (Ph.D.) and Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP). For more information about the nursing program:

The University of Texas at Tyler is part of the prestigious University of Texas System that includes 14 institutions located throughout the state. Founded in 1971, UT Tyler today enrolls more than 10,000 students and consists of six colleges.

Our beautiful Tyler campus features more than 200 acres nestled along a lake and surrounded by thick pine and oak forests, providing a picturesque location for study and recreation. For student convenience, we also maintain regional campuses in Palestine and Longview, as well as a location in Houston.

We encourage you to visit our campus and see for yourself why UT Tyler is where you’ll feel at home—and find your best path.


Additional Information

The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement Program (ORP) instead of TRS, subject to the position being 40 hours per week and at least 135 days in length.


EEO/AA Statement

The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. Women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.