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Job Title: Assistant Professor in Nursing / DNP – Tenure / Tenure Track
Department: Nursing & Health Sciences

Status: Active

The School of Nursing in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences at The University of Texas at Tyler (UT Tyler) invites applicants to apply for a full-time assistant professor at salary commensurate with experience.  Position is available fall 2016.  Review of applications will begins July 1 and the position will remain open until filled.

Qualifications:  (a) earned Doctorate in Nursing in Practice (DNP); (b) graduate teaching experience preferred; (c) experience in advanced practice (preferred) or administration/leadership; (d) eligible for licensure in Texas (e) evidence of program of scholarship; (f) record of extramural support and current competitive funding preferred.

Responsibilities:  Duties include, but are not limited to, (1) primary teaching responsibility in a new DNP program offered in a hybrid format and courses in a nationally recognized online graduate nursing program; (2) maintaining an active program of scholarship; (3) mentoring and advising students; (4) participating in School, College, and University service.

Tyler, situated 100 miles east of the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex amid the beautiful lakes and woods of East Texas, is an economically strong and rapidly growing community. With a population of 100,000, Tyler is the regional center for the arts, medical care, finance, and higher education.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current CV, and three letters of reference to Marcie Crisp, D.N.P., R.N., Search Committee Chair, The University of Texas at Tyler, 3900 University Blvd., Tyler, Texas 75799 or by email to mcrisp@uttyler.edu   

This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Job Title: Clinical Instructor in Nursing - Tyler Campus
Department: Nursing & Health Sciences

Status: Active

The School of Nursing at The University of Texas at Tyler, is seeking to hire experienced, non-tenure track, faculty to teach in a progressive and rapidly growing nationally accredited BSN program.  Review of applications will begin immediately and the positions will remain open until filled. Salary commensurate with education and experience.

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Nursing, preferably in nursing education
  • Background in medical-surgical / adult health nursing
  • Undergraduate BSN teaching experience
  • Eligible for Texas licensure

Responsibilities  

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Primary teaching of on-site nursing courses, conducting clinical experiences for BSN students on the Tyler campus
  • Assisting other classroom faculty as needed
  • Mentoring and advising students
  • Participating in College and University Service

Starting Date:  Fall 2016

In order to apply

  • Submit a letter of interest
  • Professional Vita
  • List of 3 references
  • Submit to Dr. Belinda Deal, School of Nursing, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, The University of Texas at Tyler, 3900 University Blvd, Tyler, TX 75799 or electronically to bdeal@uttyler.edu.

The School of Nursing offers the Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing (BSN), with a traditional generic track and accelerated track that is 16 months, and RN-BSN track; Masters of Science (MSN) with education and nurse educator certification, administration and joint MSN-MBA; Family Nurse Practioner (FNP) and post-MSN FNP Certification; the PhD and the DNP.  The School of Nursing has 75 full time faculty members with an average enrollment of 1200 students.  More information can be found at http://www.uttyler.edu/nursing

The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States.  This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Job Title: Part-Time Receptionist
Department: Nursing & Health Sciences

Status: Active

General Purpose

Serve as receptionist in the School of Nursing main lobby.  Attend to guests and students entering the building. Respond to inquiries on the phone and face to face.  Check in students for their advising appointments. Provide light clerical support.

Main Job Task and Responsibilities:

  • Greet guests entering the School of Nursing
  • Check in students for their advising appointments
  • Answer telephone, screen and direct calls
  • Take and relay messages
  • Direct guests to correct destination
  • Provide clerical support as necessary
  • Maintain the reception area

Education and Experience:

  • High School Graduate

Key Competencies:

  • Must possess excellent customer service skills
  • Professional personal presentation
  • Attention to detail
  • Reliability
  • Basic computer skills; competent in MS Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel)

In order to apply

  • Submit a letter of interest
  • List of 3 references
  • Submit to Linda Friedemann, School of Nursing, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, The University of Texas at Tyler, 3900 University Blvd, Tyler, TX 75799 or electronically to lfriedemann@uttyler.edu.

The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States.  This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Job Title: Professor in Nursing
Department: Nursing & Health Sciences

Status: Active

The School of Nursing at The University of Texas at Tyler invites application for a full-time tenured/tenure-track faculty with the rank of associate or full professor at a salary commensurate with experience. This is a 9-month academic appointment, with a possible summer stipend. Review of applications will begin October 1, 2016 and the position will remain open until filled.

Qualifications:  (a) earned PhD in Nursing; (b) experience in teaching in a PhD program in Nursing; (c) experience with chairing dissertations; (d) evidence of an established program of scholarship; (e) record of extramural support and current competitive funding preferred (f) eligible for licensure in Texas.

Responsibilities:  Duties include, but are not limited to, (1) primary teaching responsibility in dynamic online PhD and graduate programs, highly ranked each year by US News & World; (2) chairing dissertations; (3) mentoring and advising students; (4) maintaining an active, funded program of scholarship; (5) help mentoring junior faculty on their scholarship portfolio

Nursing Program:  Our online graduate programs are currently ranked #7 in the country by US News & World Report in 2016; Ranked #1 in List of Top Ten Nursing Schools in Texas (toptenscu.com – Mar 2016).  We offer both the Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Nursing (Ph.D.) and Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP).  For more information about the nursing program, visit  http://www.uttyler.edu/nursing

Location:  Tyler, situated 100 miles east of the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex amid the beautiful lakes and woods of East Texas, is an economically strong and rapidly growing community. With a population of 100,000, Tyler is the regional center for the arts, medical care, finance, and higher education.  The University contributes to the strong healthcare industry in Tyler through its College of Nursing and Health Sciences, the Ben and Maytee Fisch College of Pharmacy, and its partnerships with sister institution UT Health Northeast, as well as CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Francis, East Texas Medical Center, and Texas Spine and Joint Hospital. 

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, current CV, and three letters of reference to Gloria Duke, Ph.D., R.N., Chair of the Search Committee for the School of Nursing, The University of Texas at Tyler, 3900 University Blvd., Tyler, Texas 75799 or by email to gduke@uttyler.edu. The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States.

This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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