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Tenure-Track: Assistant Professor

College of Nursing

Bryan, TX
Open Date
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Assistant Professor

Texas A&M College of Nursing

The Texas A&M University College of Nursing is accepting applications for a faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure-track).  The position is a full-time, 9-month appointment beginning the spring semester 2020.  We are a growing college located in Bryan, Texas; other locations include Lufkin, McAllen, and Round Rock.  The College of Nursing offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, MSN-Family Nurse Practitioner, MSN-Education, and MSN-Forensic Nursing degree programs. Future plans include DNP and PhD programs. 

This is a research-intensive position at a Tier One research university.  The position is located on the main campus in Bryan/College Station.  Consideration will be given to applicants with an excellent research and teaching record. Candidates are expected to continue their program of research and seek external funding.  Teaching and mentoring students are also expected. The role will contribute to the growing research, scholarship and outreach of the college. 

Job Responsibilities

40% Research: Research responsibilities include securing external funding to support research in one or more of the following key areas: rural health promotion, primary care access, behavioral health, trauma and violence intervention, and/or chronic disease self-management. 

40% Teaching: Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate coursework and student mentorship.

20% Service: Service expectations include internal contributions (i.e., department, college, university) and external visibility at state and national/international levels.


Required Education:

Doctoral degree in nursing or related field. At least one graduate degree must be in nursing.

Required Experience:

Experience teaching at the undergraduate or graduate level is required and a strong record of scholarly work including external funding. Must be qualified for appointment at the Assistant Professor rank.

Required Registrations, Certifications and Licenses:

Candidate must be eligible for a Texas RN license.

Application Instructions

The below application materials must be submitted online at http://apply.interfolio.com/71144.

  • Cover letter should include a summary of your teaching, describing your program of research, external funding experiences, experience mentoring junior faculty and/or graduate students, and other relevant qualifications in a letter to the search committee
  • A current curriculum vita
  • Two representative publications or other evidence of scholarship
  • Contact information for three professional references.

If you have questions about the advertisement please contact Deanna Lormand at deannalormand@tamu.edu.

Texas A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability employer committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment. Applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, minorities, and members of other underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged.

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 and implements policies that contribute to work-life balance.