Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant Professor - School of Nursing

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
355001 - SON Admin Abi

Position Description
Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Professional/Personal Reference

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions

·  Maintains academic standards as established by the school and the university.
·    Teaches students in the clinical, simulation, and classroom settings.
·    Assumes responsibility for the planning and organization of courses to which assigned.
·    Provides academic advising to students.
·    Participates in the development, implementation and evaluation of school, program, course, and student activities.
·    Plans professional development activities for continuing education, workshops, professional meetings, etc.
·    Participates in program, school and university committees and in other activities associated with professional status.
·    Maintains membership in and participates in professional associations by serving on local/state committees of professional organizations.
·    Incorporates new knowledge and techniques in clinical, classroom, and simulation teaching.
·    Conducts research or practice activities appropriate to rank.
·    Displays a scholarly orientation to the assumption of the responsibilities of a university faculty member as defined in the Guidelines for Qualification of Faculty Appointment Rank.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis

Work Location

HSC - Abilene

SON Admin Abi

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Professional License or Certification, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate’s intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity

Salary Grade

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

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