The University of Texas at Austin is seeking well qualified, energetic, intellectually curious scholars to join our highly successful faculty in conducting cutting edge research and teaching diverse engaged students at one of the leading nursing schools in the nation. Opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration abound at this public research university with over 3,500 externally sponsored projects, 150 dedicated research units and centers, and annual research funding exceeding $500 million. The School of Nursing offers BSN, MSN, PhD, and DNP degrees in nursing. In addition, the School has an alternate entry MSN for persons with baccalaureate degrees outside of nursing, and an accelerated BSN to PhD option.
The University of Texas at Austin is located in the capitol of Texas. Austin is regarded as an open-minded, friendly, and innovative city. The city has been consistently rated a national creative center that draws talented people from across the world to its high quality of life, abundant resources, lively entertainment, and active lifestyle. As an added benefit, the children of professional nurse faculty who are under the age of 25 years are eligible for full tuition waiver at The University of Texas at Austin.
The School of Nursing invites applicants for tenure track and tenured positions, rank dependent on qualifications and experience. Candidates for Assistant Professor must hold an earned doctorate. Candidates for Associate or Full Professor should have a record of research funding and teaching excellence at a level appropriate to rank. Successful candidates are expected to teach, develop and/or maintain a research program, and provide service to the university, the community and the profession.
Candidates who are currently or will potentially make outstanding contributions to the diversification of their scholarly fields and/or institutions of higher education are especially encouraged to apply.
Applicants should upload a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a statement about diversity-related skills and contributions in teaching, research, and service via Interfolio. The purpose of the statement is to identify candidates who have professional skills, and/or experiences that would enhance campus inclusion and equity efforts, and it may be incorporated into the letter of interest. Materials should be addressed to:
Alexa Stuifbergen, PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean, The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing, 1710 Red River St., Austin, TX 78701.