Career opportunities with the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing
About the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis
For 100 years, UC Davis has engaged in teaching, research and public service that matters to California and to transform the world. The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis was established in March 2009, UC Davis' first major initiative to address society’s most pressing health-care problems in the next 100 years. The school was launched through a $100 million commitment from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the nation’s largest grant for nursing education. The vision of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing is to transform health care through nursing education and research. Through nursing leadership, the school will discover knowledge to advance health, improve quality of care and health outcomes, and inform health policy. The school admitted its first class for the Master of Science and the Doctor of Philosophy degree programs in fall 2010. Master's-degree physician assistant and nurse practitioner programs were added in 2013. Additional students and programs will be phased in over the next decade. The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing is part of the UC Davis Health System, an integrated, academic health system encompassing UC Davis School of Medicine, the 619-bed-acute-care hospital and clinical services of UC Davis Medical Center and the 800-member physician group known as the UC Davis Medical Group.
Doctorally prepared clinical faculty
The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis seeks visionary educators to join the faculty team as an assistant, associate or full professor in the clinical professor series. The School of Nursing seeks doctorally prepared nurse or nurse practitioner educators to provide graduate-level education for the new Master’s Entry Program in Nursing that is in development as well as the existing nurse practitioner and physician assistant programs.
Full-time doctorally prepared clinical faculty
Part-time doctorally prepared clinical faculty
The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis seeks two visionary researchers and educators to join the faculty team at the new nursing school at UC Davis Health System in Sacramento, California. Launched with a vision to advance health through leadership, the school is in search of senior faculty to further develop its research programs and lead four graduate-degree programs preparing nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and researchers. Faculty, regardless of discipline, hoping to expand their health-care perspectives, ignite innovation in future health-care leaders and transcend current approaches in health care are encouraged to join a team that cultivates academic excellence through interdisciplinary and interprofessional education and collaborative research. Interested applicants should review the research interests of other School of Nursing faculty, as well as other UC Davis and UC Davis Health System researchers, to determine the potential for research collaboration.
Health-care innovation faculty reference #IN-20R-14N
Postdoctoral scholar positions
School of Nursing postdocs earn faculty positions!
Since the school’s 2009 founding, seven of eight postdoctoral alumni earned faculty positions educating new nurses in schools across the country. Click here to read more about how the school prepares nurse faculty!
For more information, to further discuss your fit with the School of Nursing or to submit a C.V., please contact Lisa Reevesman, academic personnel coordinator.
Health Informatics and Health Innovations Postdoctoral Scholar
A postdoctoral scholar is sought to collaborate with the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing faculty and the Associate Dean for Research in developing a program of research in technology-related innovation in health-care delivery in both acute care and community-based settings. This full-time position postdoctoral scholar position is for two years, through annual renewed appointment process. Click here for position description. Qualified applicants should send their curriculum vitae or resume, a statement of interest to the attention of Lisa Reevesman at email: email@example.com
Preceptors and clinical training
UC Davis has a long history of integrating clinical preceptorship with classroom education. The School of Nursing welcomes inquiries from potential preceptors in community settings who are interested in taking part in the education of physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Sites can be rural or urban located anywhere throughout California. Potential preceptors may contact the school directly to obtain a preceptor application or learn more. School of Nursing representatives evaluate and make decisions on the approval of all clinical sites. For more information, click here.
Volunteer Clinical Faculty
The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis values volunteer clinical faculty as important partners in education. These individuals play a significant role in the mission to transform health care through nursing education, research and leadership. Volunteer clinical faculty are community volunteers who teach and precept School of Nursing students in various health-care and community settings. The appointment constitutes a valuable way to utilize a volunteer’s interest on a part-time, non-salaried, voluntary basis in the areas of teaching, system-change research and clinical expertise. For more information, click here.
Director of Research Development and Sponsored Programs
The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis seeks a director of research development and sponsored programs. This position is responsible for overseeing all programmatic development, operational components and administrative systems to support the school's research and grant-funded programs. The director of research development and sponsored programs reports to the associate dean of research. This person collaborates with other members of the school’s management team to cultivate academic excellence through immersive, interprofessional and interdisciplinary education and research.
Visit UC Davis Health System Human Resources for a more detailed description and to apply. Use job reference #040424.
The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing seeks a fundraiser IV to design, develop, deliver and administer annual and special gift fundraising programs and identify new donors. The fundraiser IV plans, schedules and implements moderate-sized, comprehensive fundraising and alumni-relations programs. This person also assists with implementation of long-term and short-term strategies in coordination and collaboration with the senior director of development and the assistant dean for development.
Visit UC Davis Health System Human Resources for a more detailed description and to apply. Use job reference #040515.
Assistant Dean (Administration)
The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing seeks an assistant dean for administration to work as a key adviser to the dean and the leadership team of the school. The assistant dean serves as a leader in financial reporting, forecasting, policy setting on administrative matters, organizational development, risk management and operations and develops, implements and oversees administrative systems in the school as it expands in number of degree programs, enrollment and research projects.
Visit UC Davis Health System Human Resources for a more detailed description and to apply. Use job reference #040396.