Chair, Graduate Nursing Department

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi in Texas

Date Posted June 27, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is a learning centered institution committed to making excellence inclusive. Located on its own island, we are surrounded by the water of Corpus Christi and Oso bays. The beautiful natural setting is enhanced by our modern, attractive, and state-of-the-art classroom buildings and support facilities, and our colorful landscaping, and plazas that lend a distinctive tropical feel to the campus. Our Hispanic Serving Institution status provides a foundation to attain significant impacts for improving the educational attainment of our regional students, and our strategic location on the Gulf of Mexico and on the cultural border with Latin America places the Island University in perfect position to help realize its national and international prominence goals. TAMU-CC is committed to becoming an emerging research institution with unparalleled commitment to student success, closing gaps in achievement, and creating robust campus experiences.

If you are creative, enthusiastic about your profession, and possess a vision for the future of nursing, the College of Nursing and Health Sciences invites your application for the position of Chair of the Graduate Nursing Department.

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. All are approved by the Texas Board of Nursing and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. The MSN programs - Leadership in Nursing Systems, Nurse Educator, and Family Nurse Practitioner - are offered online. An online DNP program is under review by relevant Texas agencies. We have an outstanding student body, an innovative curriculum, a progressive faculty, and opportunities to develop faculty practice and a program of research.

All candidates must meet the following required qualifications:
* a license to practice registered nursing in the State of Texas,
* a Doctorate in Nursing or related field
* a documented program of research,
* a record of clinical expertise,
* a demonstrated ability to teach effectively in graduate nursing programs.


Preference will be given to candidates whose background includes:
* Administrative experience

The position will remain open until filled.  


Apply online at A completed application file will include:

1. A letter of interest addressing qualifications listed above including a
statement of teaching and research philosophy,

2. A current curriculum vitae including an email address,

3. A copy of the transcript from the institution awarding the highest
degree, and

4. A list of three references including name, title, phone number, and
email address.  


TAMUCC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

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