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Career-Line Faculty Position

The University of Utah College of Nursing seeks full-time experienced Registered Nurses and Advanced Practice Registered Nurses to serve as career-line (i.e. clinical, lecturer, or research track) faculty members with the ability to teach in the undergraduate (BS) and/or the graduate (MS & DNP ) programs of study.

Mid-Career/Tenure-Line Faculty Position

The University of Utah College of Nursing seeks applicants for a mid-career or senior scientist (tenure-line) faculty position. We seek innovative scholars, particularly diverse scholars, with nationally and internationally recognized and extramurally-funded programs of research, to enhance and expand our high priority research programs in the areas of health equity, social determinants of health and/or chronic)/serious illness(es); women’s health, gerontology, and caregiving research; as well as informatics, clinical and translational research. The College of Nursing is committed to removing barriers that have been traditionally encountered by individuals from underrepresented groups. We value candidates with diverse intellectual, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds and who possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

Nursing Informatics Specialty Track Director

The University of Utah, College of Nursing is seeking a qualified Nursing Informaticist for an administrative faculty appointment as Director of the Nursing Informatics Track within the Master of Science (MS) program, and for students pursuing an Informatics Certificate in collaboration with the School of Medicine Department of Biomedical Informatics.

Director, DNP Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP) Specialty Track

The University of Utah College of Nursing is seeking a qualified Certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner for an administrative faculty appointment as a Specialty Track Director. This position will combine leadership, teaching, scholarship, and clinical practice in the Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP) track of the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program.

Part-Time Adjunct Faculty Position

Adjunct faculty are assigned to teach generalist and specialist content throughout College of Nursing programs (pre-licensure, RN-BS, MS, DNP, PhD). Decisions about whether adjunct faculty are educationally and experientially prepared for an assigned teaching role are made on a case-by-case basis. The major function of adjunct nursing faculty is student learning activities and evaluation, both individually and as a co-instructor.

Unranked Adjunct Faculty Position/Full-Time Clinician

The Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) or Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner (WHNP) hired into this position will manage the general health needs of women throughout the life cycle. The position requires a considerable degree of independent skills and judgment necessary to monitor and respond to changes in patients’ condition and integrates direct patient care with the faculty roles of teaching, scholarship, and service to the community and the profession. Engagement in clinical education is an expectation of the position.

Please review additional details regarding this position in the Unranked Adjunct Faculty Position/Full-Time Clinician Summary

Pre and Post-Doctoral Positions

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