The College of Nursing at The University of Rhode Island invites applications for a Tenure Track Assistant Professor position, with a developing program of research in symptom science (e.g., identifying cluster symptoms in specified illnesses, identifying biomarkers associated with symptoms, examining symptoms associated with medication adherence and/or dose-response), beginning July 1, 2018. The successful candidate will have an appointment to the College of Nursing with opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration across the campus and within the University Academic Health Collaborative which includes the Colleges of Health Science, Nursing, and Pharmacy as well as external partners. The candidate will be expected to establish a program of research in an area that complements the mission of the College of Nursing and is supported by extramural funding. The successful candidate will also contribute to the University’s teaching mission and participate in service activities.
Establish and maintain a robust program of research germane to nursing and health that leads to extramural funding. Maintain a high level of scholarly activity as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications and presentations at national and international meetings. Contribute to the undergraduate and/or teaching missions of the University by mentoring graduate students and teaching graduate and undergraduate courses for the college. Serve on college and University committees.
Visit the URI jobs website at https://jobs.uri.edu to apply directly online and view complete details for posting (F00062). Please attach the following 3 (PDF) documents to your online Faculty Employment Application: (1) Cover letter including a description of how your qualifications match the requirements for the position, (2) Curriculum Vitae should include the names and contact information for three professional references, (3) “Other” A sample of relevant scholarly work.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: This is an open-until-filled search. The search committee will begin reviewing applications beginning November 6, 2017.
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE ONLY.
The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer. Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.
The University of Rhode Island is the State’s public learner-centered research university. We are a community joined in a common quest for knowledge. The University is committed to enriching the lives of its students through its land, sea, and urban grant traditions. URI is the only public institution in Rhode Island offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students the distinctive educational opportunities of a major research university.