Nursing, Full-Time, Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor

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Special Instructions to Applicants

Online application must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, a research statement, a list of three references with contact information, and transcripts for all undergraduate and graduate degrees and degrees in progress.  Please submit your transcripts and statements under Optional Documents.

College/Department Overview

The College of Mathematics and Science currently has 135 full-time and over 70 part-time faculty in 7 academic departments. The College serves more than 3,600 undergraduate students in 26 majors and provides graduate programs in Biology, Applied Mathematical Science, Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Computational Science, Computer Science, Engineering Physics, and Nursing. Accreditation/Certification is held by ABET, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), the American Board of Funeral Service Education, and the American Chemical Society. UCO is an institutional member of the Council on Undergraduate Research. For further information see our website at http://www.uco.edu/cms.

Position Overview

Assistant Professors must have completed all requirements in a doctoral program at an accredited or internationally recognized institution; or completed a non-doctoral degree program requiring a minimum of 60 graduate hours. Teaching; research; departmental/school, college and university service is expected. This position is full-time, tenure-track position.

Department Specific Essential Job Functions

Position includes classroom and clinical teaching of undergraduate and graduate nursing courses. Position will include teaching Foundations of Nursing as well as other courses.  Other job responsibilities include scholarly/creative activities and service to the department, college, and university.

Qualifications/Experience Required

Teaching, research, departmental/school and university service is expected. An earned doctorate degree awarded by a regionally accredited or internationally recognized institution in the field specified in the position announcement (exceptions require Academic Affairs approval). **NOTE** If the doctorate is not obtained and submitted by the time of employment, the position rank will change to TT-Instructor.

Qualifications/Experience Preferred

Graduate degree in Nursing required (either Doctorate or Master's). Preference will be given to candidates with an earned Doctorate in Nursing or a related field. Current Oklahoma Registered Nursing license required. At least 2 years of clinical nursing experience required. Experience in teaching nursing is preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Ability to work cooperatively with other faculty and staff members is necessary.

Physical Demands

Repetitive movement of hands and fingers - typing and/or writing. Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and arms. Visually identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate with supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance required. The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

 

 

 

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Posted: 2/13/2019
Application Due: 10/24/2019
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