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UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT EL PASO- Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in EL PASO, Texas

The University of Texas at El Paso is a Carnegie R1 and Community Engaged research university at the heart of the U.S.-Mexico border region that is increasing access to excellent higher education. UTEP enrolls more than 25,000 students about 80% of them Hispanic and more than 50% the first generation in their families to attend college.The city's border location makes it an ideal venue for academic programs and research studies on topics of national interest such as bilingual education/language acquisition, border environment and immigration, environmental sustainability and infrastructure, health disparities, and international trade and commerce.The Paso del Norte regions center for intellectual capital, UTEP has awarded about 133,000 degrees since its founding in 1914. UTEP is one of the major economic engines in the region, adding $1.4billion to the local economy annually.The School of Nursing facilities include a 16,000 square- foot Simulation Center, high-tech classrooms, conference rooms, an advising center, student study rooms and individual faculty offices. Educational programs include undergraduate and graduate programs.The undergraduate programs are a traditional four-year BSN and a five-semester online RN-BSN. MSN programs are delivered in an online format and include Nursing Education, Nursing Administration, and five Nurse Practitioner programs (FNP, AGACNP, PNP-PC, PNP-AC, and PMHNP). The five- semester long DNP program is taught in an on-campus, weekend format.Job descriptionThe University of Texas at El Paso School of Nursing invites applications for a full-time clinical track faculty position with primary teaching responsibility at the MSN level in the Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) program. The position carries service expectations to the School of Nursing, University, profession, and local community.Required qualificationsMaster's in Nursing from an accredited institutionCompletion of APRN graduate education program with a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) focusExpertise in PMHNP practiceGraduate level teaching experience (didactic and clinical)Unencumbered Texas RN license or eligibility for licensure as a registered nurse in TexasAPRN license as PMHNP (board certified) in Texas with prescriptive authority or eligibility for samePreferred qualifications:Doctoral DegreeGraduate level curriculum development, implementation, and evaluationApplication Instructions:iApplicants must submit:Letter of IntentCurriculum VitaeName/Phone number/email of three current referencesToiapply, please visiti InformationHiring decisions are based on budget approval.In keeping with its Access and Excellence mission, the University of Texas at El Paso is committed to an open, diverse, and inclusive learning and working environment that honors the talents, respects the differences, and nurtures the growth and development of all.The University of Texas at El Paso is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity in employment or the provision of services in accordance with state and federal law. Discrimination on the basis of sex includes an employee's or prospective employee's right to be free from sexual harassment under Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972.