Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, Nursing

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Position Details

Position Number 37367
Class Title Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, Nursing
Administrative Title No Administrative Function
Job Description

The Department of Nursing Practice, newly formed at the University of Central Florida (UCF) College of Nursing (CON), invites applications for a 9-month, tenure-earning or tenured faculty position at the assistant, associate or full professor rank to serve as the director for the Advanced Nursing Practice DNP, beginning spring or fall of 2018. The successful candidate will be certified in an advanced clinical nursing practice specialty and will bring experiential, academic and research expertise commensurate with that advanced practice specialty.

The duties of this position include overall front-line responsibility for the advanced nursing practice DNP tracks. The program director reports to the department chair who holds responsibility for all programs within the department. Specific areas of program director responsibility include oversight of curriculum, program management, student and faculty matters, service, and teaching. In addition, the program director is responsible for maintaining a personal program of research and scholarship.

Position Minimum Qualifications

-Earned doctorate in Nursing or a related field from an accredited institution;
-Earned master’s degree in Nursing from an accredited institution if doctorate is not in Nursing;
-Leadership and/or administrative experience in a college or university setting;
-Outstanding record of teaching and service;
-A program of research and scholarly activity;
-Board certified as a Nurse Practitioner;
-Eligible for RN licensure in Florida.


-Current experience in practice as an ARNP;
-Ability to teach across undergraduate and graduate curricula;
-Experience in online course development and instruction;
-Program leadership experience in a college or university setting;
-Effective communication and interpersonal skills;
-Experience in inter-professional education;
-Track record of extramural funding;
-Sustained record of research and extramural funding;
-Eligible for ARNP licensure in Florida.

Special Conditions
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

Additional Application Materials Required

UCF requires all applications and supporting documents to be submitted electronically through the Human Resources website,

In addition to the online application, interested candidates should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a list with contact information for three (3) professional references.

Note: A cover letter, current curriculum vitae, and document listing the phone numbers and email addresses for a minimum of three (3) professional references are required attachments for this application. Please have all of the documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.

For further information, contact Deanna Williams at 407-823-3079, or

FTE 1.0-Full-Time
Requisition Number 701114
Job Open Date 09/01/2017
Job Close Date 01/11/2018
Open until filled No
Division Academic Affairs
College/Area College of Nursing
Department College of Nursing
Annual Salary Negotiable
Type of Appointment Regular
Job Category Faculty
Work Location Orlando (Main)
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  1. Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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