Current Open Faculty Positions

Prospective candidates must hold or be eligible for an unencumbered Arkansas RN license and, if applicable, APRN licensure. Candidates must also agree to a criminal background check and drug screening.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

  • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
  • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
  • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
  • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
  • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
  • Merchant Discounts
  • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy

Information about Little Rock

Nursing Graduate Faculty

MNSc and DNP Contract Faculty

This is a temporary, contract faculty position without benefits. The candidate will assume clinical oversight of students in the nurse practitioner specialties or teach advanced health assessment practicum.


  • Masters or doctoral degree in nursing
  • Unencumbered Arkansas RN; APRN licensure; and current certification in specialty
  • Previous teaching experience, preferred

Letters of application now being accepted. Please send CV to Chris Dumas at

DNP Nurse Anesthesia Faculty (1 position)

This is a 12-month, full- or part-time faculty position.  The candidate will assume teaching responsibilities within the DNP CRNA program while also engaging in the scholarship and service mission of the College of Nursing.


  • Doctorally prepared (Ph.D., DNP, DNAP, EdD) in nursing
  • Current certification or recertification by the NBCRNA
  • Unencumbered RN and APRN license with eligibility for RN and APRN licensure in Arkansas
  • Three (3) years of clinical experience as a practicing CRNA
  • Teaching experience at the graduate level with ability to teach in all aspects of anesthesia management, preferred
  • Demonstration of scholarship related activities (published manuscripts, abstracts at conferences, grant funding), preferred
  • Eligibility to practice within the College’s faculty practice plan
  • Regional & ultrasound experience, preferred

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applications are now being accepted. Applicant screening will begin immediately and continue until a well-suited candidate is found.

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PhD Research Faculty

Research Faculty (1 position)

This is a tenured or tenure-track, 12-month, full-time faculty position.  The candidate will assume teaching responsibilities within the graduate programs and pursue a program of funded research.


  • Research doctorate in nursing, required.
  • Current unencumbered RN or advanced practice nursing license with eligibility for licensure in Arkansas.
  • Teaching experience in a baccalaureate nursing program.  Graduate level teaching experience, preferred.
  • Demonstration of scholarship related activities, e.g., published manuscripts, presentations at conferences, and extramural grant funding.
  • Evidence of a program of research
  • Eligible for appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate or full Professor.

Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Position available immediately. Applications are now being accepted.

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