Professor with Tenure - PhD or DNSc in Nursing

Subspecialty: Education

Posted: 10/23/2018

Company: Merritt Hawkins - The School of Nursing is distinguished by its community-based approach to promoting, improving, and sustaining health and wellness throughout the community. The School is committed to attracting diverse and stellar faculty to advance the School’s mission and vision.

In January 2017, the University of California Board of Regents designated the program as the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing. Ranked as one of the top 50 in research funding, the School of Nursing is dedicated to advancing evidence-based clinical practice and the discipline of Nursing through scholarly research, education, and practice. Today, the school is home to more than 200 highly qualified students. The School of Nursing offers baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees in Nursing Science. Many opportunities exist for collaboration with the campus community and the diverse Orange County community.

The School of Nursing is one of four academic units in the College of Health Sciences which includes a School of Medicine, and Programs in Public Health and Pharmacy Science, with many opportunities for interdisciplinary research.

The UCI campus is also home to a renowned academic medical center and highly-ranked, collaborative schools of Engineering, Computer and Informational Sciences and Biological Sciences. With approximately 30,000 undergraduate and graduate students, more than 1,150 regular ranks faculty and 9,700 staff, UC Irvine is one of the most dynamic campuses in the University of California system.

Location: Irvine, CA

Description: Professor with Tenure - PhD or DNSc in Nursing
Founded in 2017, the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing is seeking applicants for a tenured Full Professor position. Candidates eligible for this position will have demonstrated strong programs of research and teaching in Health Informatics. Candidates applying for this senate faculty position are expected to be stellar nurse researchers who are doctorally-prepared (e.g. PhD in nursing, DNSc, Informatics).

Position type: Full-time

Qualifications: Strong preference will be given to candidates who have an exemplary track record of federal funding as principal investigator. Candidates must be able to mentor students at all levels (BS, MS, PhD) in the application of health informatics in research and evidence-based practice.

Successful candidates will be responsible for teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels and will help prepare graduates for...
(a) Health informatics positions across the healthcare delivery system
(b) Faculty positions in academic institutions
(c) Clinically-relevant educational, administrative, and policy-making positions.

Applicants should possess excellent oral and written communication skills.

Candidates must also show evidence of collaborative interdisciplinary partnerships that will advance the science in health outcomes of individuals, families , and communities, and in teaching the next generation of nurses, educators, researchers, and innovators.

Job reference: NRS-53508

How to Apply: Contact Jeff Schroeder, Director of Recruiting, at 800-876-0500