Faculty Position Openings

The School of Nursing invites applicants for tenure-track and professional track/clinical positions.

Tenure-Track Positions

If you have a doctorate degree and have a record of research funding and teaching excellence, we invite you to apply for a tenure-track faculty position.

Professional Track/Clinical Positions

If you are a clinically skilled nurse with a graduate degree in Nursing, we invite you to apply for a professional track or clinical nursing faculty position.

Leadership and Specialized Positions

Associate Dean for Research

The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing is seeking candidates for an Associate Dean for Research, whose experience will enable them to provide leadership for the School’s research mission.

PhD Program Director

The PhD Program Director is the academic administrative officer responsible for the PhD in nursing program in the School of Nursing.

About Us


About the School of Nursing

The School of Nursing has a history of excellence in nursing education and research and is the major center of nursing education and scholarship in Texas. We are ranked among the top universities in research funding by the National Institutes of Health with over $20 million in extramural funding.

The University of Texas at Austin

About The University of Texas at Austin

Like the state it calls home, The University of Texas at Austin is a bold, ambitious leader. Ranked among the biggest and best research universities in the country, UT Austin is home to more than 51,000 students and 3,000 teaching faculty.

School of Nursing: Quick Facts

28 tenured/tenure-track faculty
69 clinical faculty (full- and part-time)
69 adjunct/affiliate faculty
33.98% of faculty are minorities; 11.34% are men
18 American Academy of Nursing Fellows (current faculty)
8 faculty emeriti, all of whom are AAN Fellows