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University of Utah Assistant Professor - Associate Professo in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah

Position Summary: The University of Utah College of Nursing invites scientists to apply for a tenure-line (tenure-seeking) faculty position. We seek innovative scholars to enhance and expand our high priority research programs in the areas of diabetes and metabolic disorders, cancer, aging, palliative care, womens health, health disparities, informatics and-or health services research. Top candidates are committed to innovation that leads to the improvement of health and the experiences of patients and families within the health care system and community. College of Nursing: Currently ranked in the top 25 for the nation in National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding, the College of Nursing is a focal point for clinicians and researchers to collaboratively improve individual, family, and community health and quality of life. The University of Utah College of Nursing prepares nurses at all education levels with a current enrollment of more than 750 students. The College of Nursing has eight endowed Chairs, and is home to the Gerontology Interdisciplinary Program and a NINR T32 Interdisciplinary Training program. The Emma Eccles Jones Nursing Research Center provides infrastructure and support for the College of Nursing research mission, and includes a biostatistics core. University: The University of Utah is a PAC-12 institution located in Salt Lake City nestled in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains. Numerous interdisciplinary centers support team science within the University Health Sciences, including the Huntsman Cancer Institute and a NIH Center for Clinical and Translational Research. The Utah Population Database, with over 7 million linked genealogical and clinical records, is a unique resource for population-based research. The Universitys Technology .and. Venture Commercialization program supports faculty in the transformation of ideas into practical, commercially viable products and services. Please visit the following linked webpages for more information about the University of Utah CON, CON Research, Faculty Careers at the U of U and Living in Utah. Principal Functions and Responsibilities: Faculty in the tenure line engage in active independent and team-based research and scholarship in their area of concentration. Opportunities for teaching in the doctoral, post-doctoral or other programs are matched to the candidates expertise. Criteria: Candidates must have an earned research doctorate in nursing or a related field. Licensed registered nurses are strongly preferred. Candidates should have evidence of scholarly publications in refereed journals and demonstrated ability to generate extramural funding in one or more of the priority areas. Candidates are strongly recommended to have completed post-doctoral studies in their field of interest Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications. Application and Inquiries: Interested candidates should apply online by submitting a complete application at: Inquiries about the position may be directed to the Faculty Search Committee Chair, Dr. Brenda Luther at or the Faculty Affairs Manager at The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action-Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity-expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the Universitys nondiscrimination or a