Assistant Professor of Nursing



Job description

Little Rock, AR

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is currently experiencing growth in its nursing program and is seeking an Assistant Professor of Nursing (R0002055) for a tenure track, 9month appointment. This position is governed by state and federal laws, and agency/institution policy.

Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree with a major in nursing and actively enrolled in a master’s program with a major in nursing OR A Master’s degree with a major in nursing OR A Doctoral degree with a major in nursing; OR A Doctoral degree (PhD or EdD) and a Masters in nursing. Applicant must also have a current, unencumbered Arkansas or multi-state RN license from a compact state OR the ability to obtain Arkansas licensure prior to position start date. Applicant must also maintain in-state residency during employment.

Preferred Qualifications: Doctoral degree in nursing or related field or current enrollment in a doctoral program is preferred. Recent experience in education in a successful, accredited nursing program including but not limited to course development, teaching, and evaluation; CNE certification; recent clinical experience

How to apply

Application materials must be submitted through the online application system. Additional information about this position and application requirements are available under the Jobs link on the Human Resources’ website at Incomplete applications will not be considered.

This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background, financial history and sex offender registry check and drug screening. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background checks and drug screening information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.​