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Faculty openings

Lecturer - APRN (FNP or Adult-Gerontology Acute Care)
The School of Nursing invites applicants for Lecturer positions (full-time or part-time). Candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • MSN or doctorate in nursing;
  • National certification and clinical experience as either Adult/Gerontology Acute Care NP or CNS. Other advanced practice nursing certification may be considered.
  • Have or be eligible for a licensure as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in California;
  • Prior teaching experience preferred;
  • Demonstrated commitment to diversity as a core value in education.

Candidates should have a good understanding of the academic process and the University setting along with the ability to establish excellent working relationships with other faculty, students, and preceptors. The position may require traveling to clinical sites within the greater Southern California community. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Responsibilities include: 

  • Preparing/presenting lectures and providing clinical instruction to advanced practice (nurse practitioner or clinical nurse specialist) students in theory and/or clinical courses, in accordance with the curriculum;
  • Constructing, administering, grading and filing appropriate student evaluations and final grades;
  • Instructing students in skills labs and physical assessment labs as needed;
  • Identifying clinical training sites and provide feedback to the Program Director for Advanced Practice Programs and the Associate Dean for Academic & Student Affairs regarding the fit of clinical sites to student learning;
  • Providing student counseling and mentorship as needed, in conjunction with the Director of Student Affairs
  • Participating in program meetings and School of Nursing committee as needed, and
  • Functioning effectively as part of teaching teams.

Application Requirements

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Statement of Research (Optional)
  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)
  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements

Job location
Los Angeles, CA

Next review date: Sunday, Mar 14, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Thursday, Sep 30, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The School of Nursing welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from individuals of diverse backgrounds. Individuals with a history of mentoring students from underrepresented groups and those with a commitment to supporting diversity and equal opportunity in education, research and creative activity are invited to apply.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

Requests for information should be sent to John Lazar, APRN Program Director or Lauren Clark, Associate Dean for Academic & Student Affairs.


Assistant Professor - Tenure Track

The School of Nursing at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor.

Candidates must be nurse scientists who demonstrate exceptional promise as a principal investigator.

Candidates must meet the academic and scholarly credentials to qualify for a tenure-track appointment at UCLA at the Assistant Professor rank, earned PhD in nursing science, a defined program of research, and evidence of teaching and service experience.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with background and experience.

Requirements:

  • Current licensure (or eligible for licensure) in California as a registered nurse
  • Evidence of an established independent research program or ability to develop an independent research program congruent with the mission of the School
  • Excellent oral and written communications
  • Evidence of teaching and service experience
  • Commitment to promoting diversity and inclusivity in the workplace

The School of Nursing welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from individuals of diverse backgrounds. Individuals with a history of mentoring students from under-represented groups and those with a commitment to supporting diversity and equal opportunity in education, research and creative activity are invited to apply.

Applicants should submit all materials at the official UCLA website. To assure full consideration, applications should be submitted by October 1, 2021. Position to remain open until filled.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.


Assistant Professor - Tenure Track

The School of Nursing at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor. An Advanced Practice Nurse/Adult gerontology acute care nurse practitioner preferred. A research focus on biobehavioral health is a priority in order to provide professional leadership in academic programs focused on acute care. Desired areas of scholarship include cardiovascular disease, oncology or neurological disease/injury.

Candidates must be nurse scientists who demonstrate exceptional promise as a principal investigator with a focused research program relevant to non-communicable disease, acute or chronic health conditions; examples include acute phases of cardiovascular disease, cancer, respiratory disease or diabetes. Candidates must meet the academic and scholarly credentials to qualify for a tenure-track appointment at UCLA at the Assistant rank, including a PhD in nursing science, a defined program of research, and evidence of teaching experience and service to the profession.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with background and experience.

Requirements:

  • Current licensure (or eligible for licensure) in California as a registered nurse
  • Current licensure (or eligible for licensure) in California as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (either nurse practitioner or clinical nurse specialist)
  • Eligible for National certification in one of the following areas: (1) Adult Gerontology Acute Nurse Practitioner or CNS; (2) Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or CNS (3) advanced practice credentials (NP or CNS) in another specialty area.
  • Evidence of an established independent research program or ability to develop an independent research program congruent with the mission of the School
  • Excellent oral and written communications
  • Evidence of teaching experience and service to the profession
  • Commitment to promoting diversity and inclusivity in the workplace

The School of Nursing welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from individuals of diverse backgrounds. Individuals with a history of mentoring students from under-represented groups and those with a commitment to supporting diversity and equal opportunity in education, research and creative activity are invited to apply.

Applicants should submit all materials at the official UCLA website. To assure full consideration, applications should be submitted by October 1, 2021. Position to remain open until filled.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.


Assistant Professor - Tenure Track

The School of Nursing at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor. An Advanced Practice Nurse/nurse practitioner preferred with a specialty certification in primary care or mental health. Candidates must be nurse scientists who demonstrate exceptional promise as a principal investigator with a focused research program relevant mental health or disabilities.

Candidates must meet the academic and scholarly credentials to qualify for a tenure-track appointment at UCLA at the Assistant Professor rank, including an earned PhD in nursing science, a defined program of research, and evidence of teaching experience and service to the profession.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with background and experience.

Requirements:

  • • Current licensure (or eligible for licensure) in California as a registered nurse
  • • Current licensure (or eligible for licensure) in California as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (either nurse practitioner or clinical nurse specialist)
  • • Eligible for National certification in one of the following areas: (1) Nurse Practitioner or CNS; (2) Primary Care or Mental Health (Preferred); or (3) advanced practice credentials (NP or CNS) in another specialty area.
  • • Evidence of an established independent research program or ability to develop an independent research program congruent with the mission of the School
  • • Excellent oral and written communications
  • • Evidence of teaching experience and service to the profession
  • • Commitment to promoting diversity and inclusivity in the workplace
  • • Post-doctoral training and a research focus on health disparities or health disparities in clinical populations is desirable.

The School of Nursing welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from individuals of diverse backgrounds. Individuals with a history of mentoring students from under-represented groups and those with a commitment to supporting diversity and equal opportunity in education, research and creative activity are invited to apply.

Applicants should submit all materials at the official UCLA website. To assure full consideration, applications should be submitted by October 1, 2021. Position to remain open until filled.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.


Tenured Associate Professor or Full Professor

The School of Nursing at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) seeks applications for full-time, tenured Associate Professor or Full Professor faculty positions. An Endowed or Term Chair is available.

We seek a senior nurse scholar/leader, with a funded program of research, focused on clinical or population science (e.g., a program focused on social determinants of health which can contribute to national health policy discussion). Preferred areas of scholarship include palliative care, psych-mental health or aging. Advanced practice preparation is important, but not essential.

Candidates must meet the academic and scholarly credentials to qualify for a tenured appointment at UCLA at either the Associate or Full Professor rank, including an earned PhD in nursing science, a defined program of research, and evidence of teaching and service excellence. Rank and salary will be commensurate with background and experience. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2022

Requirements:

  • Current licensure (or eligible for current licensure) in California as a registered nurse
  • Evidence of an established independent research program congruent with the mission of the School
  • Evidence of excellent oral and written communications
  • Evidence of teaching and service excellence, including graduate level teaching experience in an academic institution
  • Commitment to promoting diversity and inclusivity in the workplace

The School of Nursing welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from individuals of diverse backgrounds. Individuals with a history of mentoring students from under-represented groups and those with a commitment to supporting diversity and equal opportunity in education, research and creative activity are invited to apply.

Applicants should submit all materials at the official UCLA website at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF06668. To assure full consideration, applications should be submitted by October 1, 2021. Position to remain open until filled.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

 

 

Staff openings

There are no staff openings at this time. 

Openings for jobs on the UCLA campus can be found on the Career Opportunities webpage.