RN Scientist-Research (Magnet Sites)


Austin, TX

Austin, TX
24 days ago


We Are Hiring:

Ascension Seton is hiring a RN to conduct research studies, assist bedside nurses with research, and support CNOs at Magent sites with research. Previous research experience coupled with leadership experience, and a PHD are strongly preferred.


Schedule Monday-Friday 8-4:30PM


Magnet Recognition®

Magnet Recognition®, given by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, is the only national designation that recognizes nurses as integral team members in influencing positive patient outcomes. The nursing practice environment at Ascension Seton supports shared governance, interdisciplinary collaboration, leadership, quality, safety, professional development and work-life balance. The focus of Magnet is how nursing excellence, achieved through a professional work environment, influences patient outcomes. Research has demonstrated that nurse satisfaction and patient outcomes are higher in Magnet hospitals than in other hospitals.

What You Will Do:

Assume lead role in various nursing research projects.

  • Collaborate to design, fund, conduct, evaluate and report on research projects.
  • Secure grants and funding for research and is responsible for controlling budgets.
  • Ensure research activities comply with applicable ethical, legal, regulatory and funding requirements.
  • Serve in a mentorship, supervisory and/or consultative capacity to students and staff. Maintain current knowledge of healthcare research-related issues, trends and scientific developments.
What You Will Need:

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.


  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
Why Join Our Team:

Ascension Seton, based in Austin, Texas, has provided thousands of associates and caregivers a rewarding career in healthcare since 1902. We strive to expand access to high-quality, low-cost, person-centered care and services for all. We operate more than 100 clinical locations in central Texas, including 3 teaching hospitals, Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas, Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin and Dell Children's Medical Center, where candidates can find both career and clinical education opportunities. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, explore a career with us today.

When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 160,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance alone to support associate growth and development. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:

Ascension Seton is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:


EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.