Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Nursing

  • Indiana University Northwest
  • Gary, IN, USA
  • Mar 24, 2022
Full time Nursing Health & Medical Services

Job Description



Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Nursing

Appointment Status       Tenure Track

Department       IU Northwest Nursing

Position Summary         

The Assistant/Associate Professor is a full-time, 10-month, tenure-track, academic position in the School of Nursing, which is part of the College of Health and Human Services at Indiana University Northwest. The position is a tenure-track faculty position focused on teaching undergraduate/graduate didactic and clinical nursing courses with a focus on nursing care delivery for diverse populations. Key working relationships include those with other faculty members, as well as with adjunct faculty/preceptors who administer clinical education at the clinical affiliates. The position includes an expectation of independent and/or collaborative research, service responsibilities, which may involve participation at the department, division, campus, and/or community level. The position is a 10-month position reporting to the Director of the School of Nursing.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

Responsibilities for the position will include teaching undergraduate/graduate didactic and clinical nursing courses; assisting with curricular development, implementation, and evaluation; mentoring to students; community service/shared governance activities; as well as conducting independent and/or collaborative research (required for tenure-track position; encouraged in other ranks).


Preferred and Required Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Rank dependent upon educational preparation and experience
  • Current clinical practice experience
  • Ability to conduct independent and/or collaborative research required for tenure-track position


Required Qualifications

  • Graduate degree in nursing
  • Licensed in the state of Indiana or eligible for endorsement.
  • DNP/PhD required for tenure track (ABD candidates will be considered for tenure-track position, with expectation for completion within one year of hiring).
  • Ability to conduct independent and/or collaborative research required for tenure-track position

 Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous teaching experience
  • Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Experience working with diverse populations

Application Details

Special Instructions       

Interested candidates should review and complete the online application that requires uploading curriculum vitae; letter of application; statement of teaching and research; and list of three references with contact information to include mailing address, e-mail address, and telephone numbers.


Department Contact for Questions         

Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to Carol Rozelle DNP, Clinical Assistant Professor, 3400 Broadway, Gary, IN 46408, (219) 980-6776,

Salary and Rank              

Salary is commensurate with experience and education.


For Best Consideration Date       04/11/2022

Expected Start Date        08/01/2022

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Application Deadline

04/11/2022 For Best Consideration