Madison, WI
Apr 04, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 90185-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Instructional, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 90185-FA

Working Title: Mary W. Guldbrandsen and Carl E. Gulbrandsen Chair in Health Informatics



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 21, 2017

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

ACADEMIC (9 months)

Degree and Area of Specialization:

* PhD in Nursing or related field is required.
* Specialization in health informatics research is required.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

* Five or more years of funded research experience.
* A strong record of research publication.
* Five or more years of experience in teaching at undergraduate or graduate levels.
* Five or more years of professional experience in informatics field.

The Mary W. Gulbrandsen and Carl E. Gulbrandsen Chair in Health Informatics is a full-time tenure track endowed chair position with the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong record of research focused on health, healthcare, or nursing informatics, health information systems, data science, decision support, or smart and connected health technologies. Research should be consistent with national nursing, health care, public health, or health systems priorities for extramural funding.

The successful candidate will demonstrate interest in and commitment to the teaching mission of the School of Nursing. Expertise to contribute to teaching in informatics, health care leadership, system improvement, data science, decision support, or health information technology is expected. Experience with active learning, concept-based teaching, simulation, and inter-professional education is preferred. Experience mentoring graduate students in research is preferred. An ability to contribute positively to School of Nursing goals for diversity and inclusive excellence is required.

Relevant experience would typically have been gained at a research-intensive university or academic health science center environment. A substantial, nationally recognized record of research, publication, teaching, and service meeting criteria for a tenured faculty, endowed chair position at the UW-Madison will be required.

License or certificate:

* Registered Nurse licensure or eligibility for licensure in Wisconsin is preferred but not required.
* Certification in informatics or clinical informatics desirable.

Position Summary:

Join Wisconsin's leading nursing research institution in a newly created, tenure-track research faculty, endowed chair position. The Mary W. Gulbrandsen and Carl E. Gulbrandsen Chair in Health Informatics will advance the fields of health informatics and nursing through research, teaching, and leadership.

Additional Information:

The UW-Madison School of Nursing, established in 1924, is the leading nursing research institution in Wisconsin. The mission of the school is to develop leaders for the profession and society; make discoveries, enhance systems and improve health through research, education, and practice. The School of Nursing fosters an academic environment that welcomes diversity in students, faculty, staff, and the curriculum, as we strive to achieve inclusive excellence.

A criminal background check will be required prior to hiring.


Susan Zahner
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

To apply for this position, please click Apply Now, from, to begin the application process. Please submit ONE pdf file containing the following:

* Current curriculum vitae
* Cover letter referencing PVL 90185
* Three research publications
* Three letters of reference from individuals who can evaluate teaching and scholarship

For questions regarding this position, please contact Susan Zahner at

Online applications must be received by 11:55pm on the application deadline for ensured consideration. Failure to submit complete application materials may result in ineligibility for this position.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: 03 Apr 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: 31 May 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time


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