Nursing Assistant Professor (Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner)

4.0 University of Louisiana at Lafayette – Lafayette, LA 1 days ago
$75k-$95k(Glassdoor est.)

Company Rating

Rating TrendsRating Trends

Glassdoor Estimated Salary

$82,000/ year

  • Job
  • Company
  • Reviews


Teaching in the MSN, BSN to DNP, and/or Post-Master’s DNP Programs. Instruction, advising, research and service are the primary foci. The candidate should demonstrate a record of ongoing intellectual competence and professional development. Tenure-earning position is available. Applications for this twelve-month, Assistant Professor faculty position in CCNE accredited MSN and DNP programs are initiated online and submitted to the College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions. Successful candidates must be committed to working effectively with diverse student populations and are responsible for clinical and online instruction of graduate students in a competitive, technology-based learning environment. Applicants are expected to describe their commitment to fostering a diverse educational environment through their research, teaching, and/or service activities.


An earned doctorate in nursing is required. Licensure and certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and previous experience teaching at the MSN and/or DNP levels in an online environment are preferred. Successful candidates must be an RN, eligible for licensure in Louisiana and committed to working effectively with diverse student populations.


The mission of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette is to offer an exceptional education informed by diverse world views striving to develop innovative leaders who advance knowledge. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges accredits the University, which offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in the arts, sciences, and professional programs. The University is a public research university with high research activity, an enrollment of over 18,000 students and 800 faculty members. UL Lafayette is the largest of nine universities in the University of Louisiana System. The University offers degree programs in 55 undergraduate disciplines, 15 post-bachelor certificates, seven graduate certificates, the master’s degree in 28 disciplines and the doctorate in 10 disciplines. UL Lafayette consists of nine degree-granting units: Arts, B.I. Moody III College of Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Graduate School, Liberal Arts, Nursing and Allied Health Professions, Ray P. Authement College of Sciences, and University College. Additional information about the University is available on the University’s webpage at

All applicants must apply online to requisition number Req208 on the Office of Human Resources’ job website by completing the Faculty, Administrative, Managerial, & Professional Position Application and submitting the related documents (it is important to apply choosing the correct requisition number). Interested candidates should contact Dr. Melinda Oberleitner, Interim Dean at (337) 482-6800 or Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.
Get alerts to jobs like this, to your inbox.

Suggested searches