Title:  Assistant Professor - Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Division:  Anesthesiology
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range: 
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Requisition ID:  16018


Provides specialized nursing service in administering anesthesia to surgical patients. 


Job Highlights:

  • Provide Clinical Anesthesia Services in accordance with licensure, certification, and facility policies
  • Provide Clinical Instruction to SRNAs
  • Assist Program Director in the coordination and administrative oversight for all aspects of the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program - Nurse Anesthesia (DNP).
  • Participate in the recruitment, selection and admission of applicants
  • Develop and implement curriculum as assigned by the Program Director
  • Assist in the development of program policies and procedures
  • Represents program at local, state and national meetings
  • Direct and participate in all aspects of student education

Job Duties

  • Administers all forms of anesthesia including inhaled, intravenous, neuraxial, and regional, for surgical or medical procedures.
  • Assesses and evaluates patients prior to the administration of anesthesia in order to formulate anesthetic plan.
  • Ensures adherence to policies and procedures outlined in the School of Health Professions Student Handbook, DNP Student Manual, DNP Clinical Orientation Guide, DNP Administrative Manual, and all other BCM policies.
  • Represents the DNP Program on committees, as assigned.
  • Inserts and uses invasive and noninvasive monitors, as indicated.
  • Responds to emergency/code situations in order to provide airway management.
  • Documents anesthetic information and patient condition.
  • May supervise or provide direction to student registered nurse anesthetists.
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Holds an earned doctoral degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education.
  • Registered Nurse licensure by the Texas Board of Nursing.
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse licensure by the Texas Board of Nursing.
  • Certification/Recertification as a Nurse Anesthetist by the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.