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Open Rank Clinical Faculty - School of Nursing

Company: University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Location: rio grande city
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Faculty Title

Job Class Code


Posting NumberFRGV1167

Working TitleOpen Rank Clinical Faculty - School of Nursing

Number of Vacancies3.0

LocationRio Grande Valley

Division/OrganizationDivision of Health Affairs

Appointment Period for Non-Tenure Position3 years

Tenure StatusNon Tenure Track


Scope of Job

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is seeking applications for an open rank Clinical Faculty Position in the School of Nursing to begin appointment Fall 2021. Duties may include teaching students in classrooms, simulated laboratories, and clinical settings as well as student advisement. Additional efforts in professional achievement and professional service are expected, and experience working with ethnically diverse populations is a plus. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.UTRGVfaculty will be expected to demonstrate a strong commitment to scholarly work, student success and to advancing the university, college, and program missions and are committed to UTRGVs strategic plan, vision, mission, values and core priorities (https://www.utrgv.edu/strategic-plan/). Salary and academic rank are commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Minimum Qualifications

Masters degree in Nursing from an accredited university. Eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas; licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas prior to beginning the position.

Discipline Specific Required Qualifications

Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas prior to beginning the position.

Preferred Qualifications

At least 2 years of clinical experience, previous teaching experience at the baccalaureate and/or graduate level(s) with ethnically diverse populations, evidence of strong potential for teaching effectiveness, educational leadership, and clinical scholarship.

License or Certification Required?Yes

SalaryCommensurate with Qualifications and Experience

Desired Start Date09/01/2021

EEO Statement


UTRGVis an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to hire without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status.UTRGVtakes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Diversity Statement

UTRGVis a Hispanic-serving Institution dedicated to student success and building a diverse faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment.UTRGVhas anNSFADVANCEgrant to increase the representation of women inSTEMfields and to promote a positive, family friendly workplace for all faculty. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities.

Open Date04/02/2021

Close Date

Additional Information

UTRGVis a distributed institution. As such and as assigned, the position may

require presence at multiple locations throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Work is

performed primarily in a general office environment. This position is security sensitive

and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code

51.215. The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of

Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least

135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement

Program (ORP) instead ofTRS, subject to the position being 40 hours per week

and at least 135 days in length.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Dear Applicant,

Human Resources will not be held responsible for redacting any confidential information from the documents you attach with your application. The confidential information includes the following:

*Date of Birth

*Social Security Number



Please make sure that you omit this information prior to submission. We are advising that Human Resources will be forwarding your application to the department as per your submission.

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley reserves the right to discontinue accepting applications prior to the stated close date of this position, after meeting the posting requirement of three (3) calendar days.

Please Note

Texas law requires faculty members whose primary language is not English to

demonstrate proficiency in English as determined by a satisfactory paper-based

test score of 500 (computer-based of 173 or internet-based of 61) on the Test of

English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or a satisfactory test score of 6.0 on the

International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Incomplete applications

will not be considered.

Quick Linkhttps://careers.utrgv.edu/postings/27833

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • Unofficial Transcripts

  • Certifications and Licenses

  • List of 3 References

  • Letter of Interest

  • Unofficial Graduate Transcripts

Optional Documents

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application

  • State Licensure

  • Teaching Philosophy

  • Writing / Publication Sample

  • Reference Letter 1

  • Reference Letter 2

  • Reference Letter 3

  • Multi Media

  • Training Certificates

  • Other Document

  • Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness

  • Unofficial Transcripts 2

  • Unofficial Transcripts 3

  • Teaching Statement

  • Research Statement

  • Additional Document

  • NCCPA Certification

Keywords: University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Mission , Open Rank Clinical Faculty - School of Nursing, Other , rio grande city, Texas

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