Sally Mathis Hartwig Professor in Gerontological Nursing
The University of Iowa College of Nursing announces an exciting opportunity for a senior faculty member in gerontological nursing to support the mission of the College and provide leadership in research and gerontological initiatives through the Csomay Center of Gerontological Excellence. The successful candidate for this position will be expected to participate actively in an exciting multidisciplinary collaboratory advancing healthy aging and quality of care.
As a leader in nursing education, research and practice innovations, the UI College of Nursing has received national recognition through 15 years of funding for a P30 Geriatric Nursing Interventions Research Center, 15 years of funding for the Iowa Hartford Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, and recognition by U.S. News & World Report as a strong Gerontological Nursing Program in public universities in the country. The candidate will join a dynamic faculty within a collaborative research University with excellence in aging research. Excellent interdisciplinary collaboration potential exists through the Center on Aging, Interdisciplinary Geriatric Education Center, Institute for Clinical and Translation Science, National Health Law and Policy Resource Center, Public Policy Center, and Institute of Neuroscience and other health care networks. Major areas of faculty research in gerontological nursing within the College of Nursing include caregiving, pain management, end-of-life care, depression, dementia care, delirium, mental health, symptom representations, wound care, long-term care leadership and models of care and translation science.
The position will contribute to the leadership team in College initiatives in gerontological nursing in teaching, research and service, including mentoring faculty and doctoral and post-doctoral students for successful scholarship and research programs. Candidates with well-established programs of research in gerontological nursing and a sustained record of extramural support are encouraged to apply. Established Associate Professors and Full Professors will be eligible for consideration. The college is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in achieving our education, research, service, and practice missions, as demonstrated through our Pillars of Diversity.
Applications should be submitted online through this portal and include a letter outlining interest, research objectives and teaching experience; curriculum vitae, and three references (to be contacted only with permission).
For more information contact:
Keela Herr, PhD, RN, AGSF, FGSA, FAAN
Associate Dean for Faculty, The University of Iowa College of Nursing
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical ce...nters and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.