Advanced Practice - Assistant Professor

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Advanced Practice - Assistant Professor

The School of Nursing at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor faculty position.

Candidates must be Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) scientists who demonstrate exceptional research promise and a focused research program relevant to health promotion, disease prevention, or acute or chronic health conditions.

Candidates must meet the academic and scholarly credentials to qualify for a tenure-track appointment at UCLA at the Assistant rank, including an earned research doctorate (PhD in nursing or related field), a defined program of research, and evidence of teaching and service excellence. Rank and salary will be commensurate with background and experience.


  • Current licensure (or eligible for current licensure) in California as a registered nurse
  • Current licensure (or eligible for current licensure) in California as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (either nurse practitioner or clinical nurse specialist)
  • National APRN certification in one of the following areas: Adult Gerontology Acute or Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Acute or Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner, Certified Nurse Midwife, Women's Health Nurse Practitioner or Clinical Nurse Specialist.
  • Evidence of an established independent research program or ability to develop an independent research program congruent with the mission of the School
  • Evidence of excellent oral and written communications
  • Evidence of teaching and service excellence, including graduate level teaching experience in an academic institution
  • Commitment to promoting diversity and inclusivity in the workplace

    The School of Nursing welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from individuals of diverse backgrounds. Individuals with a history of mentoring students from under-represented groups and those with a commitment to supporting diversity and equal opportunity in education, research and creative activity are invited to apply.

    Applicants should submit all materials at the official UCLA website at To assure full consideration, applications should be submitted by December 1, 2020. Position to remain open until filled.

    The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

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    Job No:
    Posted: 11/24/2020
    Application Due: 1/14/2021
    Work Type: Full Time