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Help us transform nursing education, research and practice to help people live their best lives.

The University of Arizona is one of the country's most respected research institutions and also a leader in health-sciences education and scholarship. The College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and ranks among the top graduate nursing programs in the United States. As one of 21 colleges at the UA and one of five colleges comprising the UA Health Sciences, the College of Nursing offers a wealth of educational resources. In addition, Banner – University Medical Center Tucson provides exceptional clinical and research opportunities.

Consider the College of Nursing if you want to:

  • Join a thriving, innovative academic community at the University of Arizona, a student-centered research university with more than 34,000 students.
  • Discover abundant opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration as part of the University of Arizona Health Sciences with its 15 Centers of Excellence.
  • Share the challenges and rewards of nursing scholarship with colleagues who are recognized around the world for their excellence in teaching and research.

Apply for Dean of the College of Nursing

Dr. Michael Dake, Senior Vice President for the University of Arizona Health Sciences (UAHS), with the advice and counsel of a Search Committee, invites applications and nominations for the next Dean of the University of Arizona College of Nursing. The Dean will be a key member of the UAHS leadership team; as such, the Dean will assume oversight for a complex set of responsibilities, and have an opportunity for major impact.

The Dean will have primary oversight for the College of Nursing and related actives. The UAHS seeks a leader with a demonstrated commitment to nursing education, research, clinical practice, and community outreach. Strong candidates will have a record of distinguished scholarly achievement and substantial administrative experience in academic nursing leadership, an unwavering commitment to: high quality education, innovative research, outstanding clinical patient care and population health, and fostering strong community partnerships.

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Apply for Faculty Positions

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Adjunct Faculty

More than 100 adjunct faculty members—expert professional nurses throughout Arizona—serve as teachers, research mentors, clinical preceptors and consultants for students and faculty. They contribute a wealth of knowledge and experience in nursing practice, health-care policy, professional advocacy and many other areas.

Graduate Assistants & Associates

If you are interested in becoming a Graduate Assistant/Associate, please download the application form.

Apply for Staff and Appointed Professional Positions

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