Prospective Faculty & Staff
Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with the highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education's "Great Colleges to Work For." Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. Baylor recruits new faculty and staff with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.
The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing, accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)*, is located in Dallas, Texas on the campus of Baylor University Medical Center and offers Baccalaureate, Masters, and Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees. Established in 1909, LHSON has an outstanding reputation based on revered faculty, curriculum, students, and donors. We are committed to providing our students with a competitively robust nursing education and pacesetter clinical experiences in a faith-based environment exemplified by our motto: Learn.Lead.Serve.®
For prospective faculty, qualifications include: research doctorate and active research and scholarship agenda required for tenure track appointments. Practice doctorate or research doctorate is required for clinical track appointments. Excellent opportunities for collaborative research with area healthcare agencies exist. All candidates must be eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Texas.
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* The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master's degree program in nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Baylor University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.