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Faculty - DNP - Pediatric

Date Posted: 02-APR-2013
Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
PIN Number: #22155
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY

The UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (UTHSC) College of Nursing invites applications for the position of a full-time non-tenure track position (tenure track negotiable) as faculty in the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Pediatric Option.

UTHSC has educated more than 53,000 health care professionals on three campuses across the state – Memphis, Knoxville and Chattanooga. The UTHSC campuses include colleges of Allied Health Sciences, Dentistry, Graduate Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy. Patient care, professional education and research are carried out at hospitals and other clinical sites across Tennessee.

  • One of the first DNP programs in the country.
  • Accredited since 2009.
  • Offers BSN-DNP and MSN-DNP tracks.
  • Offers dual DNP-PhD.
  • DNP specialty tracks include: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Forensic Nursing, Nurse Anesthesia, Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and Public Health Nursing; dual options include Adult Gerontology Acute Care-FNP; Forensic Nursing-FNP; Psych Mental Health Nursing-FNP.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Teaching responsibilities include both didactic course work and clinical supervision of students. The UTHSC embraces four missions: education, research, clinical care and institutional service. Responsibilities for this role include clinical practice assignment, in addition to educational responsibilities. Research/scholarship activities and institutional service responsibilities will be determined in collaboration with Department Chair.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse and advanced practice nurse in Tennessee or eligibility to obtain licensure in Tennessee required, as well as certification/recertification as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Earned doctoral degree from an accredited university required. Substantive clinical anesthesia expertise is required. Documented high quality didactic teaching experience in anesthesia content (basic and applied) and related fields of clinical work. Expertise in clinical teaching and active engagement in the appropriate professional organization is required. Evidence of scholarship including research and/or grants are highly desirable. Academic rank commensurate with degree and experience.

Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and photocopies of transcripts to:

Cindy Russell
Interim Chair
Department of Advanced Practice and Doctoral Studies
920 Madison, #940
Memphis, TN 38163
901-448-3424
crussell@uthsc.edu

Faculty - DNP - Psychiatric Mental Health

Date Posted: 24-JUL-2014
Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
PIN Number: #22478
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY

 The UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (UTHSC) College of Nursing invites applications for the position of a full-time non-tenure track position (tenure track negotiable) as Psychiatric Mental Health faculty in the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program.

UTHSC has educated more than 53,000 health care professionals on three campuses across the state – Memphis, Knoxville and Chattanooga. The UTHSC campuses include colleges of Allied Health Sciences, Dentistry, Graduate Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy. Patient care, professional education and research are carried out at hospitals and other clinical sites across Tennessee.

  • One of the first DNP programs in the country.
  • Accredited since 2009.
  • Offers BSN-DNP and MSN-DNP tracks.
  • Offers dual DNP-PhD.
  • DNP specialty tracks include: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Forensic Nursing, Nurse Anesthesia, Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and Public Health Nursing;  dual options include Adult Gerontology Acute Care – FNP; Forensic Nursing-FNP; Psych Mental Health Nursing – FNP.

Responsibilities

Teaching responsibilities include both didactic course work and clinical supervision of students. The UTHSC embraces four missions: education, research, clinical care and institutional service. Responsibilities for this role include clinical practice assignment, in addition to educational responsibilities. Research/scholarship activities and institutional service responsibilities will be determined in collaboration with Department Chair.

Qualifications

Unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse and advanced practice nurse in Tennessee or eligibility to obtain licensure in Tennessee required, as well as certification/recertification as Psychiatric Family Nurse Practitioner. Earned doctoral degree from an accredited university required. Substantive psychiatric mental health nursing expertise is required. Documented high quality didactic teaching experience in psychiatric mental health content (basic and applied) and related fields of clinical work. Expertise in clinical teaching and active engagement in appropriate professional organizations is required. Evidence of scholarship including research and/or grants are highly desirable. Academic rank is commensurate with degree and experience. Applicants must have a commitment to diversity and equal opportunity.

Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and photocopies of transcripts to:

Cindy Russell
Interim Chair
Department of Advanced Practice and Doctoral Studies
920 Madison, #940
Memphis, TN 38163
901-448-3424
crussell@uthsc.edu

Faculty - DNP - Family Nurse Practitioner

Date Posted: 24-JUL-2014
Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
PIN Number: #22479
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY

The UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (UTHSC) College of Nursing invites applications for the position of a full-time non-tenure track position (tenure track negotiable) as Family Nurse Practitioner faculty in the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program.

UTHSC has educated more than 53,000 health care professionals on three campuses across the state – Memphis, Knoxville and Chattanooga. The UTHSC campuses include colleges of Allied Health Sciences, Dentistry, Graduate Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy. Patient care, professional education and research are carried out at hospitals and other clinical sites across Tennessee.

  • One of the first DNP programs in the country.
  • Accredited since 2009.
  • Offers BSN-DNP and MSN-DNP tracks.
  • Offers dual DNP-PhD.
  • DNP specialty tracks include: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Forensic Nursing, Nurse Anesthesia, Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and Public Health Nursing; dual options include Adult Gerontology Acute Care – FNP; Forensic Nursing-FNP; Psych Mental Health Nursing – FNP.

Responsibilities 

Teaching responsibilities include both didactic course work and clinical supervision of students. The UTHSC embraces four missions: education, research, clinical care and institutional service. Responsibilities for this role include clinical practice assignment, in addition to educational responsibilities. Research/scholarship activities and institutional service responsibilities will be determined in collaboration with Department Chair.

Qualifications

Unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse and advanced practice nurse in Tennessee or eligibility to obtain licensure in Tennessee required, as well as certification/recertification as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Earned doctoral degree from an accredited university required. Substantive expertise is required as a family nurse practitioner. Documented high quality didactic teaching experience in family health content (basic and applied) and related fields of clinical work. Expertise in clinical teaching and active engagement in appropriate professional organizations is required. Evidence of scholarship including research and/or grants are highly desirable. Academic rank is commensurate with degree and experience. Applicants must have a commitment to diversity and equal opportunity.

Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and photocopies of transcripts to:

Cindy Russell
Interim Chair
Department of Advanced Practice and Doctoral Studies
920 Madison, #940
Memphis, TN 38163
901-448-3424
crussell@uthsc.edu

Faculty - DNP - Assistant Professor

Date Posted: 30-JUL-2014
Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
PIN Number: #22484
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY

The UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (UTHSC) College of Nursing invites applications for the position of a full-time position (tenure track negotiable) as faculty in the Department of Advanced Practice and Doctoral Studies.

UTHSC has educated more than 53,000 health care professionals on three campuses across the state – Memphis, Knoxville and Chattanooga. The UTHSC campuses include colleges of Allied Health Sciences, Dentistry, Graduate Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy. Patient care, professional education and research are carried out at hospitals and other clinical sites across Tennessee.

  • One of the first DNP programs in the country.
  • Accredited since 2009.
  • Offers BSN-DNP and MSN-DNP tracks.
  • Offers dual DNP-PhD.
  • DNP specialty tracks include: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Forensic Nursing, Nurse Anesthesia, Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and Public Health Nursing; dual options include Adult Gerontology Acute Care – FNP; Forensic Nursing-FNP; Psych Mental Health Nursing – FNP.

Responsibilities

Teaching responsibilities include didactic instruction across the doctoral programs and mentorship of students, as well as participation in scholarly work (research or scholarly clinical practice). The UTHSC embraces four missions: education, research, clinical care and institutional service. Research/scholarship activities and institutional service responsibilities will be determined in collaboration with Department Chair.

Qualifications

Unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse in Tennessee or eligibility to obtain licensure in Tennessee required. Doctoral degree from an accredited university required. Evidence of high quality didactic teaching in nursing, scholarship, and active participation in professional organization is required. Academic rank is commensurate with degree and experience. Applicants must have a commitment to diversity and equal opportunity.

Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and photocopies of transcripts to:

Cindy Russell
Interim Chair
Department of Advanced Practice and Doctoral Studies
920 Madison, #940
Memphis, TN 38163
901-448-3424
crussell@uthsc.edu

Faculty - DNP - Pediatric Option

Date Posted: 03-SEP-2014
Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
PIN Number: #22502
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY

The UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (UTHSC) College of Nursing invites applications for the position of a full-time non-tenure track position as faculty in the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Pediatric Option.

UTHSC has educated more than 53,000 health care professionals on three campuses across the state – Memphis, Knoxville and Chattanooga. The UTHSC campuses include colleges of Allied Health Sciences, Dentistry, Graduate Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy. Patient care, professional education and research are carried out at hospitals and other clinical sites across Tennessee.

  • One of the first DNP programs in the country.
  • Accredited since 2009.
  • Offers BSN-DNP and MSN-DNP tracks.
  • Offers dual DNP-PhD.
  • DNP specialty tracks include: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Forensic Nursing, Nurse Anesthesia, Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and Public Health Nursing; dual options include Adult Gerontology Acute Care-FNP; Forensic Nursing-FNP; Psych Mental Health Nursing-FNP.

Responsibilities

Teaching responsibilities include both didactic course work and clinical supervision of students. The UTHSC embraces four missions: education, research, clinical care and institutional service. Research/scholarship activities and institutional service responsibilities will be determined in collaboration with Department Chair.

Qualifications

Unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse and advanced practice nurse in Tennessee or eligibility to obtain licensure in Tennessee required, as well as certification/recertification as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Earned doctoral degree from an accredited university required. Substantive clinical expertise is required. Expertise in clinical teaching and active engagement in the appropriate professional organization is desired. Evidence of scholarship including research and/or grants is highly desirable. Academic rank commensurate with degree and experience.

Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and photocopies of transcripts to:

Cindy Russell
Interim Chair
Department of Advanced Practice and Doctoral Studies
920 Madison, #940
Memphis, TN 38163
901-448-3424
crussell@uthsc.edu

Faculty - DNP - Nurse Anesthesia 

Date Posted: 3-SEP-2014
Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
PIN Number: #22500
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY

The UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (UTHSC) College of Nursing invites applications for the position of a part-time non-tenure track position as faculty in the DNP Nurse Anesthesia program.

UTHSC has educated more than 53,000 health care professionals on three campuses across the state – Memphis, Knoxville and Chattanooga. The UTHSC campuses include colleges of Allied Health Sciences, Dentistry, Graduate Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy. Patient care, professional education and research are carried out at hospitals and other clinical sites across Tennessee.

  • One of the first DNP programs in the country.
  • Accredited since 2009.
  • Offers BSN-DNP and MSN-DNP tracks.
  • Offers dual DNP-PhD.
  • DNP specialty tracks include: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Forensic Nursing, Nurse Anesthesia, Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and Public Health Nursing; dual options include Adult Gerontology Acute Care – FNP; Forensic Nursing-FNP; Psych Mental Health Nursing – FNP.

Responsibilities

Teaching responsibilities include didactic instruction across the doctoral programs and mentorship of students, as well as participation in scholarly work (research or scholarly clinical practice). The UTHSC embraces four missions: education, research, clinical care and institutional service. Research/scholarship activities and institutional service responsibilities will be determined in collaboration with Department Chair.

Qualifications

Doctorate degree required; graduation from a recognized School/College of Nursing and accredited Nurse Anesthesia Program; certification/recertification by the National Board on Certification/Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists; licensure to practice in Tennessee as a registered nurse with specialty licensure as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists; and previous experience in Nurse Anesthesia education preferred. Academic rank is Assistant Professor.

Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and photocopies of transcripts to:

Cindy Russell
Interim Chair
Department of Advanced Practice and Doctoral Studies
920 Madison, #940
Memphis, TN 38163
901-448-3424
crussell@uthsc.edu

Instructor - BSN/MSN Program

Date Posted: 24-JUL-2014
Job Title: INSTRUCTOR
PIN Number: #22477
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Nursing seeks an individual for a full-time position as faculty in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program.

Responsibilities

Teaching responsibilities include both didactic course work and clinical supervision of students. The UTHSC embraces four missions: education, research, clinical care and institutional service. Responsibilities for this role include clinical practice assignment, in addition to educational responsibilities. Research/scholarship activities and institutional service responsibilities will be determined in collaboration with Department Chair.

Qualifications

Experience in one or more of these areas: medical-surgical nursing, critical care, psychiatric-mental health, pediatrics, reproductive-women's health, leadership-management, and teaching in a professional nursing program is desired. 

Minimal requirements for the position include a RN license and a Master of Science in Nursing. All degrees must be from an accredited program. Academic rank is at instructor or assistant professor level based upon academic credentials.

Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and photocopies of transcripts to:

Tommie Norris, DNS, RN
Professor and Associate Dean/Chair
BSN/MSN Programs Department
920 Madison Avenue Suite #1065
Memphis, TN 38163
(901) 448-6140
tnorris4@uthsc.edu

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and admissions without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.

Eligibility and other terms and conditions of employment benefits at The University of Tennessee are governed by laws and regulations of the State of Tennessee, and this non-discrimination statement is intended to be consistent with those laws and regulations.

In accordance with the requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, The University of Tennessee affirmatively states that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, or disability in its education programs and activities, and this policy extends to employment by the University.

Inquiries and charges of violation of Title VI (race, color, national origin), Title IX (sex), Section 504 (disability), ADA (disability), Age Discrimination in Employment Act (age), sexual orientation, or veteran status should be directed to the Office of Equity and Diversity (OED), 910 Madison Avenue, Suite 826, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, telephone 901-448-7382 (V/TTY available). Requests for accommodation of a disability should be directed to the ADA Coordinator at the Office of Equity and Diversity.

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