Job Description

Extended Job Title
Associate Professor - Graduate (PMHNP)

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
351604 - SON Lbk Genl

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

Requisition ID
16837BR

Optional Attachments
Professional/Personal Reference, Professional License/Certification, Recommendation/Referral, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Provides academic and clinical instruction within the School of Nursing.
  •  Plans, coordinates, and conducts online, classroom and clinical experiences for students.
  •  Participates in scholarly and academic activities appropriate to rank.
  •  Reports directly to programmatic Department Chair.
  •  Maintains academic standards as established by the school and the university.
  •  Teaches students in online, clinical, laboratory, and classroom settings.
  •  Assumes responsibility for and/or participates in the planning and organization of courses to which assigned.
  •  Provides academic advising/counseling to assigned students.
  •  Participates in the development, implementation, and evaluation of school, program, course, and student activities.
  •  Plans professional development activities for self, such as continuing education offerings, 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 online, clinical, classroom, and laboratory 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?
No

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

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
Lubbock

Preferred Qualifications
Demonstrated leadership skills related to coordination of teaching activities.
Demonstrated knowledge of curriculum and instructional design and implementation.
Demonstrated achievement in scholarly and research activities.
Awareness of current issues/trends in nursing and higher education.
 

Campus
HSC - Lubbock

Department
SON Lbk Genl

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

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
Faculty

Shift
Day

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
Education:
Masters of Science in Nursing from a regionally accredited university. Minimum of 2 years experience in clinical nursing. Current RN license in the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer your license to Texas.

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.  Demonstrated success as an APRN in clinical practice as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.  

Experience:
Assistant Professor:
Earned Doctorate AND Master’s in Nursing from an regionally accredited university with preparation as an APRN.  Two years' teaching experience in a 
regionally accredited nursing program preferred.  Experience in nursing research and scholarship and experience in advanced nursing practice. Current RN license in the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer license to Texas.  Holds national certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with at least two years of clinical experience in the advanced practice role.
 
Associate Professor:
Earned Doctorate AND Master’s in Nursing
from an regionally accredited university  with preparation as a APRN. Educational experience in a regionally accredited nursing program.  Experience in nursing research and scholarship and experience in advanced nursing practice.  Requires at least three (3) years of teaching experience.  Current RN license in the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer license to Texas.  National certification as an APRN with certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with at least two years of clinical experience in the advanced practice nursing role.
 


Experience in supervising DNP students, and DNP projects preferred.

Effective verbal/written communication skills and proficiency in English language.
 

Salary Grade
800

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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