NURSING TRAINING COORDINATOR
Oregon Institute on Disability and Development (OIDD)
Child Development and Rehabilitation Center (CDRC)
Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU)
The Oregon Institute on Disability and Development (OIDD), which is the University Affiliated Program of
the Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU), is currently seeking applicants for a half-time faculty position
in nursing. Applicants should have a masters or doctoral degree and be eligible for nursing licensure in
Oregon. We prefer candidates to have at least one year of teaching and supervision experience at the university
level and to have experience with children with special health needs, particularly neurodevelopmental
disabilities. This academic appointment includes an excellent benefit/compensation package commensurate
with the applicant's experience. This position is open until filled.
The OIDD is a major program of the Child Development and Rehabilitation Center (CDRC) on the OHSU
campus, located in Portland. The greater metropolitan area is comprised of approximately one million people.
Portland is a clean, stimulating, politically diverse city with easy access to both mountain and ocean activities.
The city ranks high for its livability and beauty.
The OIDD provides interdisciplinary clinical and leadership training in all areas of disabilities and attracts
trainees from around the country and internationally. The nursing training coordinator will join an
interdisciplinary faculty representing 12 disciplines involved in training, research, model program development,
clinical service, technical assistance, and dissemination activities as they relate to neurodevelopmental
disabilities. The Oregon program providing Services for Children with Special Health Care Needs is also based
within CDRC, making it an ideal setting for relevant teaching and related university and community activities.
The candidate will participate in planning and implementing the overall interdisciplinary leadership training
program and specifically will coordinate the training experiences of nursing trainees in the program. This
position requires leadership in fulfilling the university's educational, research, clinical service, and community
Send cover letter, resume and names of 3 references to: Peter A. Blasco, M.D.
Director, LEND Project
Oregon Institute on Disability and Development
Oregon Health Sciences University
PO Box 574
Portland, Oregon 97207-0574
(503) 494-2756, Fax (503) 494-6868
OHSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution