Auto req ID: 24800BR Faculty Rank: Open Rank Faculty Tenure Status: Tenured
On Tenure Earning Track
Non-Tenure Earning Faculty Employment Status: Full Time Appointment
Part Time Appointment
The University of Alabama (UAB) School of Nursing at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) invites applications and nominations for full/part-time nursing faculty positions.
Candidates for faculty positions with expertise in Pediatrics, Maternal-Child, Family Health, Adult Health and Care-giving, Gerontology, Psychiatric/Mental Health, Acute or Critical Care, Community, and Nursing Administration are encouraged to apply. Additionally, our Dual Option PNP to DNP program is seeking an individual who is doctorally prepared. It is strongly desired that this individual also possess pediatric acute care nurse practitioner certification. Faculty may elect different degrees of emphasis on the teaching, service and scholarship components of the faculty role. Rank, tenure, and salary are competitive and commensurate with professional background and experience.
The UAB School of Nursings legacy of leadership is focused on the integration of research, education, and clinical practice and evidenced in more than 12,000 alumni who serve as expert clinicians, executive nurse leaders, deans, and directors of nursing programs, nurse scientists, advanced practice registered nurses, and other professional leaders. The School is ranked in the top 5% of nursing schools nationwide by U.S. News and World Report and offers innovative baccalaureate, post-baccalaureate, masters, post-masters, doctoral, and post-doctoral programs. Program offerings include: the states only PhD in nursing; around 15 specialty and/or sub-specialty nurse practitioner tracks with dual degree options; advanced practice tracks such as informatics, clinical nurse leader, and nursing administration; an accelerated masters in nursing pathway for individuals with a bachelors degree in a field other than nursing, among other unique opportunities. Most graduate courses are taught in a distance accessible format with on-campus intensives as needed. The UAB School of Nursing is designated as a Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization Collaborating Center for International Nursing- one of 7 in the U.S. Additionally, the School is one of three Paul D. Coverdell Peace Corps Fellows programs and 15 VA Nursing Academies in the U.S. Based at the states flagship Academic Health Science Center, the School is a leader and trendsetter in collaborative science and home to the states only nursing-specific research center with a diverse funding portfolio supporting scholarship in oncology, international nursing, HIV/AIDS, pediatrics, occupational health, aging, among others. Faculty hold over 70 appointments in university-wide research centers. The Learning Resources Center is home to a leading simulation center and provides faculty and students with interprofessional learning opportunities.
Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled. UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of ethnicity, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans. A pre-employment background investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment. Applicants interested in any of these opportunities should submit: a letter of interest that addresses the above qualifications and how their philosophy and experiences qualify them for this position, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three references to:
Doreen C. Harper, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean and Fay B. Ireland Endowed Chair in Nursing
UAB School of Nursing
1720 Second Avenue South, NB 204
Birmingham, AL 35294-1210
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