Assistant Professor - Life Science Laboratories and the College of Nursing

University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, Massachusetts (US)
Based on Experience
March 02 2018
Health Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Assistant Professor - Life Science Laboratories and the College of Nursing

University of Massachusetts Amherst


The College of Nursing and Institute of Applied Life Sciences seek to appoint an Assistant Professor to a growing team of researchers developing, applying, and testing technologies designed to promote independent living and symptom management in vulnerable individuals. 


Job Requirements:

Candidates should have PhD or similar qualifications and post-doctoral training, in a health-related field, that will be completed prior to the start of an appointment. The possession of a nursing qualification is preferred but not essential.


Application Instructions:

For more information, including required qualifications and application instructions, please review the full advertisement at

Applications will be reviewed starting December 21, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.

We are seeking talented applicants qualified for an assistant professor position. Under exceptional circumstances, highly qualified candidates at other ranks may receive consideration.


The University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body. The University of Massachusetts Amherst is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Because broad diversity is essential to an inclusive climate and critical to the University's goals of achieving excellence in all areas, we will holistically assess the many qualifications of each applicant and favorably consider an individual's record working with students and colleagues with broadly diverse perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds in educational, research or other work activities. We will also favorably consider experience overcoming or helping others overcome barriers to an academic degree and career.