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Professor of nursing

The College of Nursing at The University of Texas at Tyler invites applicants to apply for a full-time tenure/ tenure-track professor at salary commensurate with experience to begin fall 2013.  Review of applications will begin February 1, 2013 and the position will remain open until filled.


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


Duties include, but are not limited to, (1) primary teaching responsibility in a dynamic on-line PhD in Nursing program, ranked #3 in 2012 by US News & World Report for online student engagement; (2) chairing dissertations; (3) mentoring and advising students; (4) maintaining an active, funded program of research; (5) representing the College of Nursing in University committees and governance

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:

Sally Northam, Ph.D., R.N., Chair of the Search Committee for the College of Nursing The University of Texas at Tyler
3900 University Blvd.
Tyler, Texas 75799
or by email to

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.


Posted may 2013