The College of Nursing is searching for an Assistant Professor level, tenure track position to begin Spring/Fall 2017. The College of Nursing has over 800 undergraduate students and 100 graduate students in MS, DNP and PhD programs. The College is expanding to a new state-of-the-art facility in Providence where there will be enhanced opportunities for clinical skills and simulation learning as well as interdisciplinary research and collaborations. The College of Nursing is one of three Colleges comprising the URI Academic Health Collaborative. The College of Nursing is a school committed to scientific inquiry, knowledge development, and excellence in teaching. We are building a faculty with a strong record of successful laboratory and/or clinical research that supports our mission to prepare competent nurses to excel as clinicians, scholars, and leaders who will enhance the health care of individuals, families, communities, and populations locally and globally. The successful candidate will have an appointment to the College of Nursing with opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration across the campus and within the newly formed 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; perform other duties as assigned.
Visit the URI jobs website at: https://jobs.uri.edu to apply and view complete details for job posting (F00029). Please attach 3 (PDF) documents to your online Faculty Employment Application: (#1) Cover letter, (#2) Curriculum Vitae, and (#3) “Other” the names/contact information of three professional references.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: The search will remain open until the position is filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by March 31, 2017. Second consideration may be given to applications received by May 30, 2017. Applications received subsequent to the second consideration date (May 30, 2017) may not be given full consideration.
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.