University of Maryland, Baltimore Assistant Professor-School of Nursing in Baltimore, Maryland

The University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) is currently recruiting for a full-time, tenure track assistant professor.

UMSON enrolls more than 1,800 students in its baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral programs. It is ranked 8th in the nation for master’s programs and 5thin the nation for Doctor of Nursing Practice programs by/U.S. News & World Report/. UMSON is ranked 13th in funding for nursing schools from the National Institutes of Health. UMSON is part of the University of Maryland, Baltimore graduate professional campus that also includes the schools of medicine, dentistry, law, pharmacy, and social work. Its interdisciplinary graduate school has more than 40 programs in the biosciences, law, and social work, and is one of the fastest growing biomedical research centers in the nation. The unique composition of the campus enables health professionals to address clinical care, public policy, and social issues through multidisciplinary research, scholarship, and community action. Its location in the Baltimore-Washington, D.C.-Annapolis triangle maximizes opportunities for collaboration with government agencies, health care institutions, and life science industries.

We seek a faculty member with research interests that align with those of members of our organized research centers (ORCs) and who will collaborate with members of these centers: Biology and Behavior Across the Lifespan (https://www.nursing.umaryland.edu/bbal/),Center for Health Outcomes Research (https://www.nursing.umaryland.edu/chor/),UMB Center to Advance Chronic Pain Research (http://www.umaryland.edu/cacpr/). Specific areas of research sought are 1) cancer, 2) gerontology, 3) stress psychophysiology/behavior, and 4) health promotion, community/public health. We welcome researchers who conduct comparative effectiveness research in these areas.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Engage in a program of research, including securing external funding to support research

  • Participate in a program of scholarship and contribute to faculty governance

  • Teach in UMSON’s undergraduate and graduate programs

  • Advise and mentor students

  • Doctoral degree in nursing or a related field,

  • Evidence of scholarly achievement, including research funding, data-based publications, and national/international professional presentations

  • Post-doctoral fellowship/research preferred

  • Prior academic experience preferred

  • Nurses preferred but others may apply

  • Current license to practice nursing, eligible for licensure in Maryland, if applicable

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Title: Assistant Professor-School of Nursing

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Requisition ID: 170000L4