The Universityof Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) is currently recruiting for a full-time,tenure track assistant professor.
UMSON enrollsmore than 1,800 students in its baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral programs.It is ranked 8th in the nation for master's programs and 5th in thenation for Doctor of Nursing Practice programs by U.S. News & World Report. UMSON is ranked 13th in funding fornursing schools from the National Institutes of Health. UMSON is part of theUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore graduate professional campus that alsoincludes the schools of medicine, dentistry, law, pharmacy, and social work.Its interdisciplinary graduate school has more than 40 programs in thebiosciences, law, and social work, and is one of the fastest growing biomedicalresearch centers in the nation. The unique composition of the campus enableshealth professionals to address clinical care, public policy, and social issuesthrough multidisciplinary research, scholarship, and community action. Its location in the Baltimore-Washington,D.C.-Annapolis triangle maximizes opportunities for collaboration withgovernment agencies, health care institutions, and life science industries.
Weseek a faculty member with research interests that align with those of membersof our organized research centers (ORCs) and who will collaborate with membersof 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/). Specificareas of research sought are 1) cancer, 2) gerontology, 3) stress psychophysiology/behavior,and 4) health promotion, community/public health. We welcome researchers who conduct comparativeeffectiveness research in these areas.
Engagein a program of research, including securing external funding to supportresearch
Participatein a program of scholarship and contribute to faculty governance
Teachin UMSON's undergraduate and graduate programs
Adviseand mentor students
Doctoraldegree 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
Prioracademic experience preferred
Nursespreferred but others may apply
Currentlicense to practice nursing, eligible for licensure in Maryland, if applicable
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, globa...l health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.