Clinical AST PROF

Gainesville, Alachua County
Apr 16, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Requisition Number: 0902527

Department: 31040100-NR-HLTH CR ENVIRON / SYS-GNV

Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description: The University of Florida (UF) College of Nursing (CON), Department of Health Care Environments and Systems is seeking clinical faculty candidates in: Advanced psychiatric-mental health nursing who are creative and highly motivated and who are seeking to advance their academic careers at the University of Florida. UF is one of the nation's top twenty Association of American Universities (AAU) public research universities. With more than 50,000 students, UF is the fourth largest university in the nation. UF's remarkably diverse campus in north central Florida includes a major arts and sciences component, as well as the Institute of Food and Agricultural Science, the Health Science Center, an internationally recognized Brain Institute, an Institute on Aging, Genetics Institute, Cancer Center, and Comprehensive Center for Pain Research. Faculty members enjoy opportunity for joint appointment with these institutes and centers. The CON offers nationally accredited baccalaureate (generic and accelerated) and master's degree programs (CNL) as well as the state's oldest PhD in Nursing Science. A Doctor of Nursing Practice degree was initiated in Fall 2006. The college is part of a world-class health science center, one of only three in Florida, and the flagship university in the state. Major areas of faculty research are public health, mental health, aging, cancer, and health policy. The college is a major partner in UF's Center for Translational Science Institute (CTSI). The college's Office of Research Support (ORS) and CTSI offer outstanding mentorship and assistance for new and experienced researchers. An active faculty practice offers opportunities for interdisciplinary work and leadership in nurse-managed practices. The college has four endowed professorships for senior level faculty.

Minimum Requirements: Doctorate preparation in nursing or related field and board certification in psychiatric-mental health. Candidate must be eligible for FL licensure.

Preferred Qualifications:

Special Instructions to Applicants: This is a repost of requisition number 0902527. Previous applicants are under consideration and need not apply. Applicants should apply on-line at with a letter of interest and curriculum vitae, as well as forwarding the letter of interest and curriculum vitae to: Chair of the Search Committee c/o Dean's Office College of Nursing Health Science Center PO Box 100197 Gainesville, FL 32610-0197 Candidates should also have references send letters (at least 3 professional) directly to the Search Committee Chair at the above address. Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.