The University of Kansas School of Nursing invites nominations and applications for the position of Endowed Oncology Professor in Kansas City, Kansas at the KU Medical Center.
THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Kansas (KU) is a major public research and teaching institution of approximately 30,000 students and 2,600 faculty on five campuses (Lawrence, Kansas City, Overland Park, Wichita, and Salina). KU has 13 schools, including the only schools of pharmacy and medicine in the state, and offers more than 370 degree programs. Particularly strong are special education, city management, speech-language pathology, rural medicine, clinical child psychology, nursing, occupational therapy, and social welfare.
THE MEDICAL CENTER: The University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC), located in Kansas City, Kansas strives to educate exceptional health care professionals through a full range of undergraduate, graduate, professional, postdoctoral and continuing education programs. KUMC operates three schools: The School of Medicine, The School of Nursing, and The School of Health Professions.
THE SCHOOL OF NURSING: The University of Kansas School of Nursing, with nationally ranked academic programs, prepares hundreds of students each year for successful nursing careers, as clinical nurses, advanced practice nurses, educators, leaders, administrators, scholars and researchers. The school dedicates expertise and resources toward building healthy communities and advancing the nursing profession, through practice, research and education. It has built an international reputation for outstanding academic programs and as a place for innovative teaching and research. The SoN provides a resource-filled and student-centered environment for every level of a nurse's career, offering bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees, as well as continuing education programs. KU School of Nursing is the only university in Kansas to offer a Ph.D. in nursing and is designated a Center of Excellence by the National League for Nursing.