Health Sciences Clinical Professor Faculty Position - UC Irvine Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing
Open date: October 2nd, 2018
Last review date:November 2nd, 2018 Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: April 19th, 2019 Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing at the University of California, Irvine (UC Irvine) is seeking qualified candidates for all ranks in the non-tenure track Health Sciences Clinical professor series (Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and/or Professor). Clinicians interested in pursuing an academic career in clinical practice and teaching will be given an opportunity to grow in UC's youngest and fastest growing nursing school. UCI School of Nursing offers the only doctoral Family Nurse Practitioner Program in the University of California system.
The UCI School of Nursing is distinguished by its community-based approach to promoting, improving, and sustaining health and wellness throughout the community. In January 2017, the University of California Board of Regents designated the Program of Nursing Sciences as the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing. Ranked as one of the top 50 in research funding, the School of Nursing is dedicated to advancing evidence-based clinical practice and the discipline of nursing through scholarly research, education, and practice. Today, the School of Nursing is home to more than 200 highly qualified students and offers baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees. Many opportunities exist for collaboration with the campus and the diverse Orange County communities.
The School of Nursing is one of four academic units in the College of Health Sciences which includes a School of Medicine, Program in Public Health, and Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
REQUIREMENTS FOR THE POSITION: Master's degree in Nursing or Post-Masters Certificate, California RN license, and California NP Certificate required. Must be a Nurse Practitioner (NP)/Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) who is nationally board certified in at least one of the following areas: Family, Adult Gerontology, or Acute Care. Must also have experience in clinical and didactic teaching. The School is seeking faculty with clinical experience in areas such as: integrative health, urgent care, specialty practice, primary care.
DESIRED SKILLS FOR THE POSITION: Doctor Of Nursing Practice (DNP) Preferred. Desired skills in community health and online teaching.
Applicants should submit complete applications that include the following: Statement of Teaching, Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Teaching Evaluations, Cover Letter, and Curriculum Vitae. In addition, applicants must also solicit or submit a minimum of 3-5 references written by superiors and/or academic advisors.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
ABOUT UCI AND ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA The Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing at UC Irvine is the newest nursing school in the prestigious University of California system. UC Irvine, also one of the younger campuses in the UC system, was ranked #1 of all universities under 50 in the US by Times Higher Education in 2012. The campus embraces a growing relationship with the diverse communities surrounding UCI, and has many innovative programs designed to prepare graduates to meet societal needs. UCI is home to several interdisciplinary research centers including Global Health Research Education and Translation (GHREAT), the NIH-funded Institute for Clinical Translational Science (ICTS), California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (CALIT2), and the Center for Computer Games & Virtual Worlds.
Located in sunny Orange County, CA, UC Irvine is 15 minutes from the beach and an hour from both metropolitan Los Angeles and scenic mountain environments. UCI offers its faculty very attractive and affordable housing on campus in a growing community. The public schools in Irvine are consistently among the best in the country. In sum, UCI and the surrounding communities offer an ideal place to work and live.
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.