The University of Florida College of Nursing is seeking applicants holding a master’s degree, DNP or PhD in nursing with a background in acute care nursing, psychiatric mental health nursing, and/or community health nursing to teach didactic and clinical courses in the undergraduate BSN Program. Florida licensure or eligibility for Florida licensure is required for these full-time, 1.0 FTE non-tenure track faculty positions. Additional essential responsibilities include maintaining clinical expertise including credentials appropriate to specialty and teaching responsibilities, participating in clinical scholarship, participating in faculty meetings, serving on faculty committees and providing service to the university, community and profession of nursing. Join UF and become part of 500 new faculty. https://faculty500.hr.ufl.edu/
This position is located in Gainesville, FL and may have occasional travel to Jacksonville, FL. This is not a remote or online faculty position.
The University of Florida has strengthened its ranking among the nation’s top-10 public universities, rising to the No. 8 spot in the 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges list. UF remains the most highly ranked school in Florida and the only university in the state in the top 10. The university’s research awards also have reached new heights. Research funding hit a record $837.6 million in fiscal year 2018, surpassing the previous record set in fiscal 2016 by more than $113 million, or 16 percent.
The College of Nursing is dedicated to high-quality programs of education, research, patient care and public service. As part of the flagship university in Florida, the College of Nursing joins the university in its commitment to being a preeminent university that serves its students and citizens across the globe. The College of Nursing has innovative education programs including nationally accredited baccalaureate (traditional and accelerated), a RN to BSN program, a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program, as well as the state’s oldest PhD in Nursing Science. The college uses online learning delivery for many of its programs.
As part of UF Health, the University of Florida academic health center, the College of Nursing collaborates with five other health-related colleges and the UF Health family of hospitals, as well as clinical partners across the state, such as the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System.
Archer Family Health Care is the college’s comprehensive nurse-managed health care center. Faculty members provide primary care and psychiatric/mental health services to underserved adults, children and families in Alachua County and surrounding areas. The College’s active faculty practice offers opportunities for interdisciplinary work and leadership in other nurse-managed practices as well.
Faculty members have opportunities for collaborations in research and scholarship with 16 colleges and 16 multidisciplinary institutes across the University of Florida as well as collaborations within our clinical health system. The College is also a partner in UF’s Center for Translational Science Institute (CTSI).
Come join our team of faculty members who set a standard for excellence when it comes to innovative education, dynamic research and quality patient care.
ADVERTISED SALARY: Commensurate with education and experience
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Master’s degree in nursing and recent clinical experience required for clinical lecturer. DNP or PhD in nursing and recent clinical experience are minimum requirements for clinical assistant professor.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Certified nurse educator (CNE). Teaching experience preferred.
To apply, submit a letter of interest detailing unique qualifications for the position, and a CV by the online application process through the link: apply.interfolio.com/55399
Candidates should request three individuals to submit letters of reference. These individuals should be academic or professional colleagues who have known the candidate for a minimum of two years. Inclusion of at least one reference person who is a senior colleague or a supervisor is recommended. The reference letters are requested online as part of the application process.
Final candidates will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.