Job Description

Open Rank of Nursing

Posting Numberreq9570
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeOpen Rank
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 faculty & staff of the University of New Mexico College of Nursing welcome you to a tradition of excellence in research, education and clinical practice. We represent the very best in quality & innovation within an academic environment of biobehavioral, environmental or data science oriented research. Our focus is on building robust programs of research as well as, evidence for effective practice and translating that evidence-based knowledge to practice & policy environments.

We are currently recruiting a tenure track faculty member with research in the areas of Biobehavioral, Environmental Toxicology, or Data Science. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: providing instruction in graduate programs; developing an active, extramurally funded research program that aligns with the College of Nursing and the UNM Health Science Center (HSC); and providing service to the College, University and the profession as deemed appropriate with rank and expertise.

The incoming faculty will teach and maintain an active program of research and/or scholarship. The combination of teaching and scholarly productivity is a fundamental component of a research University. Responsibilities include research/scholarship teaching, mentoring and advising students, student oversight, participation in program activities and committees to ensure stated program goals are achieved.

This position may also participate in service projects with internal and external community partners that share the college's mission. The College welcomes applicants interested in working with stakeholders from multidisciplinary health care and academic areas.

University of New Mexico College of Nursing offers a competitive salary and outstanding benefits package. The selected individual will receive an academic appointment commensurate with credentials and qualifications.

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


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Research Doctorate (PhD)
  • Evidence of scholarship activities (such as published manuscripts, posters, presentations at national meetings).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A commitment to working and collaborating with diverse students and faculty, and communities.
  • A demonstrated record of teaching experience with the ability to implement various teaching and active learning techniques.
  • Demonstrated success working in a multidisciplinary and translational research environment
  • Potential for achieving R01 funding
  • Current extramural research funding
Application InstructionsTo assure full consideration, application must include: 1.) Letter of Interest that addresses experience and minimum qualifications as well as specifically addressing each of the preferred qualifications2.) Curriculum Vitae 3.) List of three professional references with one being the most current employer including name, telephone number, and e-mail address. References will be checked at final stage of consideration
For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 7/28/2019. 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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