Associate Dean for Research

University of Virginia School of Nursing in Virginia

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted April 17, 2017
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

The Associate Dean for Research provides strategic direction to the School’s research and research support services, oversees programs’ direction, fosters an environment of inquiry and scholarship, and promotes faculty development as a mentor. This position oversees the School’s four research centers and initiatives and is responsible for post-doctoral research scholars. A member of the Dean’s Council, the Associate Dean also maintains his or her own program of funded research. A  doctorate is required, as is relevant teaching experience. Applicants must have an established program of externally-funded research.

Nurture and mentor the next generation of exceptional nurse scientists, academics and students in a time of immense growth, change and opportunity as nurses are ever more central to the delivery of compassionate, safe, high-quality healthcare. The University of Virginia School of Nursing is deeply committed to developing a community that is inclusive, respectful, and considers diversity to be a key part of our excellence. We seek applicants whose experience, teaching, research, and community connections have prepared them to contribute to this vital mission.

This position is eligible for the rank of an associate or full professor, and joint appointments are available. Qualified applicants may be eligible for an endowed chair. UVA Nursing offers generous start-up packages, reimbursement for moving expenses and the opportunity to conduct research at one of the nation’s top facilities. Salary is commensurate with experience.

To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search for position #0620433, complete a candidate profile and attach a cover letter describing your interests, research, education and practice, and your CV. For nurses, licensure in Virginia is required by start date.

Questions? Christine Kennedy, search committee chair and Associate Dean for Academics cmk4k@virginia.edu; 434-924-0099