Job Description

Open Rank of Nursing

Posting Numberreq6777
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeTenure/Tenure-Track
Hiring DepartmentCollege of Nursing (AFD)
Academic LocationCollege of Nursing
Benefits EligibleThe University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position Summary

The University of New Mexico, College of Nursing is seeking applicants for a tenured associate or full professor. Candidates should have an independent research program in a biologically related area with preference for programs that complement the College mission and vision. The successful applicant will be an outstanding candidate who employs novel methodologies and conducts interdisciplinary work. Experience with intellectual property and/or tech transfer- is welcome. Candidates should have academic credentials sufficient to meet tenure eligibility requirements.

Applicants for this tenured faculty position will help grow transdisciplinary -programs in biologically related health care sciences.This position will conduct research, teach, advise, and mentor graduate students. The candidate for this position will participate in service projects with internal and external community partners that share the college's mission.

The University of New Mexico is New Mexico’s flagship R1 research intensive institution occupying nearly 800 acres near old Route 66 in the heart of Albuquerque, a metropolitan area of more than 500,000 people. The College of Nursing provides exemplary and innovative education, research, practice, service, and leadership intended to advance the science of nursing and improve tribal, state, national, and global health. The College of Nursing is part of a vibrant Health Sciences Center (HSC), which includes New Mexico’s only Level 1 trauma center and medical school. The HSC provides an exceptional education for more than 1500 students each year in 21 different health fields. The HSC is known for cutting edge research with more than $165 million in extramural research funding. The HSC has an established Clinical & Translational Science Center that provides extensive opportunities and resources to support collaborative research in a variety of interest areas. The HSC seeks to provide high quality and accessible services to diverse communities with outreach across the state of New Mexico.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • An earned PhD.
  • Experience teaching and mentoring diverse students.
  • Record of databased, peer reviewed publications related to a program of nursing research.
  • Eligible for rank of Tenured Associate Professor or Full Professor.
  • Must be eligible for licensure in New Mexico.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience mentoring graduate students in research dissertations and grants.
  • A commitment to working and collaborating with diverse students and faculty, and communities.
  • Established program of research, with record of external and intramural funding.
  • A background in federal health care systems.

Application InstructionsTo assure full consideration, applications must include: 1) Letter of Interest 2) Curriculum Vitae 3) List of three professional references including name, telephone number, and e-mail address with at least one reference of your most current employment setting.
For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 10/23/2018. This position will remain open until filled.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


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