The University of Texas Medical Branch Professor - TT Nursing - School of Nursing in Galveston, Texas

Min Qualifications

Master’s Degree in Nursing and a PhD or equivalent from an accredited institution is required.

Licensed or eligible for licensure as a registered nurse in the state of Texas.

Evidence of scholarly achievement including publications and national/international presentations, track record of intramural and/or extramural grant funding.

Department Marketing Statement

The University of Texas Medical Branch School of Nursing at Galveston invites applications and nominations for full time faculty. Founded in 1890, the School of Nursing was the first nursing program in the Southwest and one of the first schools in the U.S. to be affiliated with a university in 1896. As a component of the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB), the school of nursing offers academic programs at the baccalaureate (traditional, and RN-BSN), Masters (Family, Adult/Geriatric, Acute Care, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Leadership, Nurse Educator) and Doctoral Programs (DNP) and PhD (offered in collaboration with the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences). The incumbent in the position is responsible for providing leadership contributing to the advancement of nursing scholarship within the School of Nursing, UTMB community and nationally. The school of nursing is proud of its excellent academic programs, strong clinical environment, modern classrooms, as well as, its innovative use of distance education and simulation laboratories. The UTMB community values diversity among faculty, students, and staff at all levels within its academic programs.

UTMB provides a rich interdisciplinary environment conducive to teaching, practice, and research across the Schools of Nursing, Medicine, Health Professions, and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. The School of Nursing has a state of the art laboratory for bio-behavioral research, a behavioral laboratory, an interprofessional nursing simulation center, and other faculty resources. The UTMB campus is home to the University Hospitals and Clinics including the John Sealy Hospital, Texas Department of Criminal Justice Hospital, and the Biosafety Level 4 (BSL4) Lab and the Galveston National Lab.

Salary Range

Commensurate with experience

Specific Job Related Duties

  • Articulate a defined program of research.
  • Exhibits leadership in research for increased collaboration with nursing colleagues and other disciplines.
  • Direct and engage in research that contribute to the advancement of nursing knowledge and nursing science.
  • Disseminate scholarly work in professional publications/presentation at local or state meetings.
  • Effectively use innovative, state of the art teaching methodologies and learning activities that promote excellence in classroom and online teaching.
  • Serve as an Academic Advisor and research mentor to students and faculty.
  • Assume a leadership role in academic programs and committee responsibilities.
  • Demonstrate leadership through increased participation University activities and committees.
  • Participates actively in local, state, national, and international professional organizations.

Closing Statement


Equal Employment Opportunity UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Title: Professor - TT Nursing - School of Nursing

Job ID: 61020

Location: Galveston

Business Unit: SONSG