Assistant Professor of Nursing

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This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code §51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.

Position Title Assistant Professor of Nursing Requisition 201900047F Rank Assistant Professor FLSA status Exempt Hiring Salary<br /><br /><a href=

Salary commensurate with education and experience.

Position Category Position Type Full-Time Tenure Track College College of Health Sciences Department Nursing Quicklink Refer Applicants To

Contact Name Cindy Gallatin Title

Assistant to the Director
3380 College Park Dr., Suite 400
The Woodlands, TX 77384

Contact Phone 936-202-5116 Contact Email [email protected] Position Details

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

The duties and responsibilities of this position include: teaching across the curriculum; advising and mentoring students; performing professional and community service and outreach; and contributing to ongoing program evaluation and improvement.

Educational Requirements for the Position

Earned PhD in nursing from an accredited institution.

Experience Required for the Position
  • Candidates must have two years full-time academic teaching experience in four-year University/College institutions
  • Be at, or have credentials consistent with, rank of assistant professor
  • Have an active research program
  • Hold an active, unencumbered Texas RN license or be eligible for a Texas RN license
  • Demonstrable involvement in professional service
  • Demonstrable effective interpersonal skills and collegiality
  • Minimum three years’ experience as a registered nurse in the clinical teaching area
Other Requirements for the Position
  • Experienced with accreditation
  • Experienced using innovative teaching approaches
  • Demonstrate use of technology in instruction and experience with distance/online education
  • Experienced with intra-and inter-professional collaborative education, scholarship and/or practice
Special Instructions Summary

The School of Nursing offers a baccalaureate degree in nursing and is seeking Texas Board of Nursing approval for a Master of Science program with a family nurse practitioner concentration. The University is member of the Texas State System. The School of Nursing is located at The Woodlands Center campus approximately 40 miles south of the main campus in Huntsville, TX. The successful candidate will be expected maintain a campus presence as part of the School of Nursing faculty.

Open Until Filled Yes EEO Statement

EEO Statement

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.

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Candidate Documents Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae (Faculty)
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Letter of Recommendation 1
  5. Letter of Recommendation 2
  6. Letter of Recommendation 3
  7. Transcripts
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    Posted: 6/15/2019
    Application Due: 7/16/2019
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