Nurse Clinician/Clinical Instructor

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Position Type:

Permanent Faculty

Working Title:

Nurse Clinician/Clinical Instructor

Appointment Type:

Fixed Term Faculty

Salary Range:

Commensurate with experience


Full-Time Permanent



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Open Until Filled:


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Position Summary:

The UNC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is recruiting a Nurse Clinician for its Gynecologic Oncology service, consisting of 12 faculty physicians, 4 other nurse clinicians, and 6 fellows in training. The person hired for this position will care for the range of patients seen by the Gynecologic Oncology Division, including women with gynecologic cancers, cervical and vulvar dysplasia, patients at increased risk of developing gynecologic malignancies, all benign gynecologic pathologies, and those patients referred specifically for surgical procedures.

Additional responsibilities include coordination of clinical services for faculty and their patients (phone triage and advice, assessment and management of chemotherapy side effects), cooperative group and investigator-initiated protocol eligibility evaluations. Educational sessions for nurses and residents, and participation in investigator meetings, Division meetings, and journal clubs will also be expected. The selected candidate will hold a faculty appointment at the Clinical Instructor rank, with full fringe benefits. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

The UNC Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is one of the top programs in the country, with more than 100 faculty in 10 different divisions and more than 50 residents and fellows. The department is known for its innovative clinical care, robust research portfolio (ranked #3 in NIH funding), and outstanding training programs (a #4 Doximity-ranked residency program and 8 fellowships; ranked #12 in Obstetrics and Gynecology Programs by US News and World Report).

Educational Requirements:

A 4-year degree in a related health profession is required. A BSN degree and OCN Certification are both preferred.

Qualifications and Experience:

Qualified candidates must hold a current RN license in North Carolina and have at least three years of professional nursing experience, preferably in gynecology or oncology-related services. This position requires excellent communication skills and the ability to multi-task in a busy clinical environment. The ideal candidate will have experience in gynecologic oncology.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.




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Job No:
Posted: 6/10/2021
Application Due: 6/12/2021
Work Type: Full Time