Job Description

Extended Job Title
Instructor - Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching and service, some variation by academic unit.

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Provides academic and clinical instruction within the Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing
  • Plans, coordinates, and conducts classroom and clinical experiences for students
  • Participates in scholarly and academic activities appropriate to rank
  • Reports directly to programmatic associate dean/dean
  • Maintains academic standards as established by the school and the university
  • Teaches students in the clinical, laboratory and classroom settings
  • Assumes responsibility for and/or participates in the planning and organization of courses to which assigned
  • Provides academic advising to assigned students
  • Participates in the development, implementation, and evaluation of school, program, course, and student activities
  • Plans professional development activities for self, such as continuing education offerings, workshops, professional meetings, etc.
  • Participates in program, school and university committees and in other activities  associated with professional status
  • Maintains membership in and serves as a member of more than one (1) professional organization
  • Incorporates new knowledge and techniques in clinical, classroom and laboratory teaching
  • Conducts research or practice activities appropriate to rank
  • Displays a scholarly orientation to the assumption of the responsibilities of a university faculty member as defined in the Guidelines for Qualification of Faculty Appointment Rank
  • Performs other duties as required

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Two (2) years of teaching experience in a nursing program or hospital education
  • DNP or PhD in Nursing or related discipline
  • Demonstrated leadership skills related to coordination of teaching
  • Effective verbal/written communication skills and proficiency in English language
  • Demonstrated knowledge of curriculum and instructional design and implementation
  • Demonstrated achievement in scholarly and research activities
  • Awareness of current issues/trends in nursing and higher education

HSC - El Paso

Hunt SON Admin Elp

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Other Instructors


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
  • Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) from an accredited program
  • Minimum of two (2) years clinical experience
  • Evidence of basic knowledge of instructional process and basic knowledge of educational evaluation techniques
  • Evidence of scholarly presentations, participation in research projects or experience in advanced nursing practice
  • Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas or compact state recognized by the Texas Board of Nursing
  • BCLS certification or ability to obtain current certification by date of hire

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