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Academic Professional Track (Non-Tenure): Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor, FNP


Bryan, TX
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The School of Nursing at Texas A&M University is accepting applications for a part-time (non-tenure track) appointment to teach in our MSN-Family Nurse Practitioner program in Bryan, Texas. The faculty position is a part-time non-tenure track position at the rank of Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor and is expected to have a 4-month appointment with a potential spring and summer contract. The position is expected to begin on August 1, 2023. 

The School of Nursing offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Traditional, Second degree, and RN to BSN), MSN-Family Nurse Practitioner, MSN-Nursing Education, MSN-Forensic Nursing and DNP degree programs. Future plans include PhD programs. We are a growing school within Texas A&M University with programs located in Bryan, Texas (primary location), Round Rock, Texas and a new campus location in McAllen planned for Spring 2026.

The School of Nursing is one of five schools that comprise the Texas A&M Health Science Center. Drawing from our vast network of scientists, educators and clinical partners, we educate highly qualified graduates who are equipped to address the health needs of an ever-changing population in Texas, the nation, and the world. Texas A&M University is located in the twin cities of Bryan and College Station, TX. It is home to over 70,000 students and is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities.

Job Responsibilities

Successful applicants will teach in the classroom and online, select and manage clinical learning experiences including clinical simulation, provide clinical supervision, advise students, prepare course materials and examinations, and evaluate student performance. Faculty serve the school and the profession and engage in scholarly activities.

The anticipated started date is 08/01/2023.


Required Education:

Earned doctorate (DNP or PhD) in nursing. PhD in a related field is acceptable with at least one graduate degree in nursing.

Required Registrations:

Certifications and Licenses:

Current APRN license and a Texas RN license.

Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification.

Candidate must be eligible for a Texas RN and a Texas APRN license.

Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

Experience teaching face-to-face and online at the baccalaureate level or higher level in nursing

Experience in a clinical specialty area of nursing

Strong writing, public speaking, and presentation skills

Ability to lead as well as to function as a strong collaborator on interprofessional teams

Highly organized

Professional demeanor

Ability to multi-task and establish effective working relationships

Knowledge and understanding of the mission and role of the Land Grant University System

Required Experience:

Experience teaching at the baccalaureate level or higher, is required.

Two or more years of recent nursing practice experience is required.

Preferred Experience:

Online teaching experience.

Graduate teaching experience.

Experience teaching family nurse practitioner courses.

Application Instructions

Applicants interested must apply through the Texas A&M University faculty job board hosted by Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/124733

Applicants should submit the following documents: (1) cover letter (2) detailed curriculum vitae (3) Personal statement to include philosophy and plans for research, teaching, and service, as applicable; and (4) contact information for five references.

Any questions regarding the position should be directed to Jennifer Morton at jmorton@tamu.edu . Academic rank and salary are based on qualifications and experience. 

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

The University is aware that attracting and retaining exceptional faculty often depends on meeting the needs of two careers and therefore has a Dual Career Program.