The Helen Lowe Bamberger Colby Presidential Endowed Chair in Gerontological Nursing

The University of Utah College of Nursing seeks an established, visionary nurse scientist to fill the Helen Lowe Bamberger Colby Presidential Endowed Chair in Gerontological Nursing. The endowed chair will advance the discovery, organization, transmission and/or application of knowledge to improve the unique health care needs and well-being of older adults. The Endowed Chair is a 5-year appointment, renewable upon successful review. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications. This tenure line faculty position is a full-time, 12-month appointment.

Assistant Dean for the Masters and Doctor of Nursing Practice Programs

Doctoral preparation with knowledge and experience in graduate nursing education, including curriculum, teaching and evaluation – Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) preferred. Individual must be knowledgeable about the profession of nursing, higher education, research/scholarship, and health care delivery. Demonstrated leadership and management skills and the ability to work collaboratively and productively with individuals and groups. This position will be reviewed and renewed or rotated on a regular (3-5 year) cycle.  If interested please go to for more information.

Tenure Line Faculty Position – Assistant or Associate Professor

Position Summary: The University of Utah College of Nursing invites emerging scientists to apply for a tenure line (tenure seeking) faculty position. We seek innovative scholars to enhance and expand our high priority research programs in the areas of cancer, aging, palliative care, women’s health, health disparities, informatics and/or health services research. Top candidates are committed to innovation that leads to the improvement of health and the experiences of patients and families within the health care system and community.  For more information

Specialty Track Director, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Doctor of Nursing Practice Program

Position Summary: The University of Utah College of Nursing (CON) seeks a qualified Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) for an administrative faculty appointment as a Specialty Track Director. The Specialty Track Director is responsible and accountable for a combination of leadership, administrative, teaching, faculty practice, and/or service activities. Of these, the administrative component is a .20 FTE appointment. Reporting to the Chair of the Division of Acute and Chronic Care, the Specialty Track Director leads initiatives to attain educational goals and objectives, achieve quality outcomes, recruit and retain students, and ensure the vitality of the specialty track. If interested please go to 

Career Line Faculty Position  Instructor or Assistant Professor (Clinical)

The University of Utah College of Nursing (CON) seeks full time (1.0 FTE) experienced Registered Nurses (RN) who will serve as Career Line (i.e., non-tenure-line) faculty members to primarily teach in the Bachelor of Science (BS) in Nursing program.

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Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

The University of Utah College of Nursing (CON) seeks an experienced psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner (PMHNP) who will serve as a Career Line faculty member to teach in the PMHNP specialty track and maintain a clinical practice in his/her specialty area. Interested candidates should apply online by submitting an application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, and two (2) letters of reference at  


Why Nursing?

The College of Nursing is nestled at the base of the breathtaking Wasatch Mountains above Salt Lake City. This setting offers unlimited recreational opportunities, diverse neighborhoods, great schools, art and entertainment.

At the same time, the work our nurse scientists do has made the College of Nursing one of the highest-ranked research institutions in the country. And the supporting resources we provide our faculty--from staff to editing--are unparalleled.

So we have a different question: Why not Utah?


Why Utah?