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The School of Nursing at Auburn University, located in Auburn, Alabama, invites applications for full-time 12-month, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor, depending on upon experience and qualifications. The successful candidate must have expertise and a record of scholarly productivity in health disparities research, such as community-based research, public and/or population health, or translational research.
The position is part of an interdisciplinary Health Disparities Cluster Hire Initiative at Auburn University (http://www.auburn.edu/academic/provost/healthdisparities.html). Successful candidates will be become part of the Health Disparities Cluster that will compliment Auburn University’s existing faculty with expertise and shared interests in health disparities research. Expectations include building and maintaining externally funded research programs in the area of health disparities through multidisciplinary research collaborations. These expectations will be important components in faculty annual review in addition to teaching and outreach/service responsibilities.
Auburn University is a land-grant institution with a multicultural student enrollment of over 29,000. The University provides instruction in approximately 70 academic departments and maintains robust research and public service programs. Auburn University is located in east-central Alabama near several large metropolitan areas (e.g., Montgomery and Birmingham, AL; Atlanta and Columbus, GA). A campus of the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine is located in Auburn, AL. which provides additional opportunities for research and teaching collaborations.
The School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education to offer traditional baccalaureate and Masters programs with Primary Care Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Educator options. RN to BSN and DNP programs began in 2018.
Minimum Qualifications for Tenure Track: Ph.D in Nursing or relevant health-related discipline and a Masters in Nursing. Candidates must be eligible for Alabama RN license and must meet eligibility requirements for work in the United States at the time of appointment and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment; must have excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.
Desired Qualifications: Baccalaureate, graduate and on-line teaching experience with a history of inter-professional collaborations in research, education, and/or practice and a demonstrated interest in education of health professionals and graduate students.
For more information regarding the Cluster Hires, please click on the following link:
Review of applicants will begin 11/30/2018 and will continue until a successful candidate is identified. Candidates should use the following like to apply;
Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability Employer