Assistant Professor of Psychiatry / Mental Health
University of California Los Angeles
United States

Assistant Professor in Psychiatry/Mental Health

Job #JPF05695
  • School Of Nursing - SCHOOL OF NURSING

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 27th, 2020

Next review date: Thursday, Oct 1, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The School of Nursing at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) seeks applications for an Assistant Professor in Psychiatry-Mental Health.

Candidates must meet the academic and scholarly credentials to qualify for a tenure-track appointment at UCLA at the Assistant rank, including an earned research doctorate (PhD in nursing or related field), a defined program of research, and evidence of teaching and service excellence. Rank and salary will be commensurate with background and experience.

• Current licensure (or eligible for licensure) in California as a registered nurse
• Eligible for National certification as a Psych Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and clinical experience at the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse licensure level
• Evidence of an established independent research program or ability to develop an independent research program congruent with the mission of the School
• Evidence of teaching and service excellence, including graduate level teaching experience in an academic institution, in either face-to-face or online learning modalities, preferred
• Excellent oral and written communication, interpersonal and networking skills
• Evidence of innovation and creativity to curricular design and content implementation including classroom teaching and online presentation of content
• Commitment to promoting diversity and inclusivity in the workplace

The School of Nursing welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from individuals of diverse backgrounds. Individuals with a history of mentoring students from under-represented groups and those with a commitment to supporting diversity and equal opportunity in education, research and creative activity are invited to apply.

Applicants should submit all materials at the official UCLA website at To assure full consideration, applications should be submitted by October 1, 2020 - Position to remain open until filled.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.


Document requirements
  • Name
  • Credentials
  • Contact Information


[ ] PUBLICATIONS/CREATIVE ACTIVITY (Full citation for each published works or those accepted for publication alone). Categorize the publications by subheadings "Data-based" and "Non-data-based" OR identify the type of article by a symbol such as * to delineate data-based. Numbering the articles in chronological order would be helpful.

[ ] Funded, intramural and extramural research grants, and contracts.
Please indicate the funding agency, grant or contract mechanism and identifier, total direct and most recent annual direct costs, award period, role on the project (e.g., Principal Investigator, Co-investigator)

[ ] Completed (funded) projects
[ ] Peer-reviewed extramural research grants and contracts
Please include information for each grant noted above.

[ ] Courses Taught (Year, number and course name. Please indicate your role in courses co-taught with other faculty members)

  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Research
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.
  • Publications and key article - 2-3 publications and one key article that representative of candidate’s research trajectory.
  • Teaching Evalution(s) and Teaching Material(s) - Teaching Evaluations and Teaching Material examples (such as PowerPoints of lectures, instructional materials, syllabi, etc.).
  • (Optional)
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required

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