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Tenure Track Faculty Position: Health Equity Research
The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) School of Nursing invites applications for a tenure track faculty position aligned with our mission-critical area of HEALTH EQUITY.
 
Background:
As a premier public university and a national and global leader in the preparation of nurse scientists, the UCSF School of Nursing is committed to advancing scholarship and teaching in health equity.  Health equity represents one of the signature research themes of our school, as identified in our strategic plan, and is closely tied to University core PRIDE Values (Professional, Respect, Integrity, Diversity and Excellence). As part of our commitment to advancing health equity, we anticipate a series of hires for scholars in this area.
 
Position Description:
Major responsibilities include:
  • provide thought leadership in the advancement of health equity, including the social determinants of health for groups who experience worse health or health outcomes than the general population;
  • conduct research in areas that advance our understanding of the health needs of groups who experience health disparities;
  • direct and advise the work of trainees and faculty colleagues who share an interest in health equity;
  • participate in the development and delivery of curricula that will advance health equity;
  • participate in our community as a leader and advocate for health equity.
 
This full-time faculty position will be assigned to an appropriate academic department, which will be determined upon hire. Selected candidates will be appointed at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in the Ladder Rank (tenure-earning) series depending upon qualifications.
 
Required Qualifications: 
  • PhD in Nursing or related field
  • Demonstrated success in, or potential for, the development of a funded program of scholarship
  • Active, or eligible for, unencumbered RN licensure issued by CA BRN
 Preferred Qualifications:  
  • Post-doctoral training in health equity research
  • Experience leading, supervising and/or working with multidisciplinary research teams
  • Experience teaching at the graduate level (Master's degree or higher degree), with responsibility for directing the research of others
  • Demonstrated teaching excellence
  • Demonstrated expertise in teaching, mentoring and/or research that addresses the experience of underrepresented minorities.
  • Experience designing and developing online nursing coursework
  • Strong communication, writing, problem solving and interpersonal abilities Experience working with underserved and diverse populations
 
Contact:
For further information, please contact: karen.schumacher@ucsf.edu

Please apply online at https://apptrkr.com/2175381

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, and community services have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusive excellence.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.
 
Please submit all materials prior to the initial review date. However, this position will remain open until filled.
Position: Tenure Track Faculty Position: Health Equity Research
Organization: University of California San Francisco
Location: San Francisco,  CA 
United States
Salary:
Posting Start Date: 3/19/2021
Date Posted: 3/19/2021
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Status: This listing expires on: 4/18/2021
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