Overview

Location: TCU Main Campus

Application Deadline
Search will remain open until position(s)
filled

Position Details
This full-time faculty position is on campus and in person.

Texas Christian
University's Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences (HCNHS) invites applications for a 9-month position as an Assistant or Associate
Professor of Professional Practice in Nursing. Minimum requirement is the MSN. Preference given to individuals who have completed the DNP or
PhD. Educational preparation and clinical expertise in medical-surgical, critical care, pediatrics/womens, and simulation preferred.
Position is on campus and in person. Candidates must hold or obtain a current, valid, unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse
in the state of Texas. Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

Department Details
TCU Nursing has
an innovative curriculum designed to prepare students for work in a wide variety of agencies, clinics, and other community facilities in
addition to hospitals and extended-care facilities. The emphasis in classrooms and patient care settings is on the development of critical
thinking, clinical reasoning, and decision-making. Students are expected to assume considerable responsibility for your own learning, and
are expected to become increasingly independent in the exercise of clinical judgment and in application of nursing process to a variety of
problems and situations.

Our faculty includes accomplished educators, researchers, and practitioners interested in promoting the
field of nursing education and practice. Our simulation and practice labs are equipped with state-of-the-art technology to prepare students
for patient care before entering the hospital setting.

Builds on and reinforces a broad foundation of liberal studies
Includes a
professional nursing residency during the last semester
Provides a solid grounding in practice through partnerships with regional health
care systems

Nursing courses constitute approximately one half of the four-year program. The sequence of nursing courses provides
learning experiences in all major practice areas and in a variety of institutions and agencies in and around the Dallas-Fort Worth
metroplex

School/College Description
The Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences consists of programs that
prepare future health care and human services professionals. The academic units within Harris College – Communication Sciences & Disorders,
Kinesiology, Nurse Anesthesia, Nursing and Social Work – are home to more than 1,600 students who are supported by committed and talented
faculty and staff. Harris College supports the mission, vision, and values of TCU; we prepare global citizens to think and practice as
ethical leaders in health care and educational settings.
Harris College offers 17 degree pathways in our health-related disciplines.
Students benefit from learning experiences in campus laboratories and hospitals, clinics, schools, fitness facilities, and community service
agencies throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth Area. On campus, the Miller Speech & Hearing Clinic provides services for more than 300 families
each year and serves as a professional practice site for students majoring in speech pathology and habilitation of the deaf. TCU Nursing and
the School of Nurse Anesthesia provide innovative learning experiences in their state-of-the-art simulation centers.
The faculty and
students in Harris College actively engage in research for the purpose of improving health and well-being. Undergraduate and graduate
students have opportunities to form mentoring relationships with internationally recognized faculty as they conduct studies in such areas as
pharmacogenetics, carbohydrate metabolism, exercise physiology, health disparities, heart disease, aging, Parkinson's disease, caregiving,
language development in children with hearing loss, and forgiveness among others. Our graduates are competent, compassionate and in demand
in the workforce.

University & Fort Worth Description
ABOUT TCU

Founded in 1873, Texas Christian
University sits on 299 acres nestled in a primarily residential part of Fort Worth, just minutes away from downtown. The University includes
eight schools and colleges, in addition to the John V. Roach Honors College and the new TCU School of Medicine in Fort Worth.

Currently, TCU enrolls 9,474 undergraduates and 1,490 graduate students. Twenty-six percent of students self-identify as a member of
a minority group, 5 percent are international students, and 42 percent are from out-of-state. Our students are supported by more than 2,200
faculty and staff. The University has more than 700 full-time faculty members, 87 percent of whom hold a terminal degree. For nine
consecutive years, TCU has been selected as one of the Great Colleges to Work For.

At TCU, diversity, equity and inclusion are an
educational imperative that is tied directly to our University mission and vision. For the second consecutive year, TCU has earned the
Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award, which highlights our ongoing commitment to build a comprehensive DEI strategy that aligns
with our core values and to create a campus culture where everyone is respected and feels included. Among TCU's actions this year was
approving a resolution to adopt DEI into its core curriculum.

ABOUT FORT WORTH

Like TCU, Fort Worth has the approachable,
friendly charm of a smaller town, but offers the amenities, cultural activities, diversity and unique personality of a much larger city.
Fort Worth, Texas, is the 13th largest city in the United States with an ever-growing population nearing 1 million. Fort Worth is part of
the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area, the fourth largest metropolitan area in the United States, and the number 1 tourist destination in
Texas. In 2018, bizjournals.com ranked Fort Worth the 7th most affordable city to live and work in the United States and U.S. News and World
Report named Fort Worth one of the Best Places to Live. Fort Worth, Dallas and Arlington all rank among the top 25 most diverse cities in
the country.

Fort Worth is known for its vast array of cultural, educational and entertainment opportunities. The city boasts three
world class art museums-the Kimbell Art Museum, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth and the Amon Carter Museum of American Art. The Bass
Performance Hall is one of the premier performance venues in the country. Concerts, film festivals and other events are held regularly at
Sundance Square, Panther Island and Near Southside venues.

Required Application Materials & Application
Instructions

CV
Teaching Pilosophy
Diversity Statement
References

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