Job Summary: The College of Nursing and Health
Innovation (CONHI) at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA),
seeks outstanding nurse researchers for tenured or tenure-track
positions. We seek faculty members with outstanding qualifications
who share 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. Candidates
with outstanding skills in all areas of nursing research are
welcome to apply. Individuals with research programs and teaching
expertise in areas of clinical practice, advanced practice nursing,
public health, patient outcomes, leadership, informatics, policy,
will receive preference. This position offers an exciting
opportunity to join a growing faculty and contribute to the
continued growth of 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 and with other disciplines across the
university. Opportunities for collaboration in conducting research
are extensive at UTA. All faculty contribute to the academic
mission and teach in one of our established academic programs. We
foster and support interdisciplinary research and education.
- PhD in Nursing or related field from research intensive
- Eligibility for licensure as a registered nurse in Texas;
minimum of two years of clinical and/or research
- Active program of research supported by a strong history of
external funding and publications for established researchers;
early career applicant must demonstrate strong potential to develop
a research program supported by external funding.
- Demonstrated commitment to nursing research, education and
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.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
the position is filled.
A complete application includes: 1) curriculum vitae, 2)
statement of research interests and goals, 3) diversity statement,
and 4) names and contact information of three references.
Additional details and to apply: https://uta.peopleadmin.com/postings/13248
About the College: The University of Texas at
Arlington is a center of research excellence, and the College of
Nursing and Health Innovation is home to cutting-edge research
targeting today’s critical health care challenges. Currently, the
College is No. 18 in National Institutes of Health funding among
schools in nursing. CONHI is the largest producer of bachelor’s
degree prepared nurses in Texas, and is a comprehensive center for
health care education and research, offering BS, MS, DNP and PhD
degrees, with various on-campus and online program offerings. The
College is a leader in the use of online platforms and simulation
technology. CONHI currently holds two simultaneous National League
of Nursing Center of Excellence designations.