Indiana University School of Nursing invites applications for a Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor available to start August 1, 2018. The Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor is a full-time, 10-month academic position in the School of Nursing, which is a part of the College of Health and Human Services at Indiana University Northwest. The Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor is a non-tenure track position; the Assistant/Associate Professor is a tenure-track position.

Responsibilities for the positions will include teaching graduate didactic and clinical nursing courses; assisting with curricular development, implementation, and evaluation of MSN Program; functioning as a mentor to students in the graduate program; community service/faculty governance activities; as well as conducting independent and/or collaborative research (required for tenure-track position; encouraged in other ranks). Research start-up funds and summer support may be available for tenure-track faculty. Commitment to the values of diversity and inclusion is essential. Ten-month appointment with opportunity for summer teaching (based on availability).

One of eight campuses of Indiana University, IU Northwest is located in metropolitan Northwest Indiana, approximately 30 miles southeast of Chicago and 10 miles from the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. The campus has a diverse student population of approximately 4,000 degree-seeking students and 1,500 dual-degree-seeking students. The campus offers Associate, Baccalaureate and Master’s degrees in a variety of undergraduate, graduate and pre-professional degree options available from the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Health and Human Services, the School of Business and Economics, and the School of Education. The campus is also host to IU School of Medicine-Northwest-Gary, which actively involves students in research and local healthcare needs through its four-year medical doctorate program. IU Northwest emphasizes high-quality teaching, faculty and student research and engagement on campus and in the community. As a student-centered campus, IU Northwest is committed to academic excellence characterized by a love of ideas and achievement in learning, discovery, creativity and engagement. Indiana University Northwest is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity. The University actively encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, persons with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups.

Basic Qualifications 

Required Qualifications: FNP-BC with a graduate degree in nursing. Licensed in the state of Indiana or eligible for endorsement. DNP or PhD in Nursing or related field required for tenure-track position; ABD candidates will be considered for tenure-track position, with expectation to finish within 1 year. In case the DNP or PhD is not finished within 1 year, the position converts to clinical rank. The ability to conduct independent and/or collaborative research is required for tenure-track positions.

Preferred Qualifications: Previous teaching experience preferred. DNP/PhD preferred for Clinical Track.

Department Contact for Questions 

Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to:

Susan M. Rouse, PhD RN CNE
Associate Professor and Associate Director of Undergraduate Program
3400 Broadway, Gary, IN 46408
(219) 980-6726

Salary and Rank 
Salary is commensurate with experience and education.

Special Instructions 

Please upload: 1) curriculum vitae, 2) letter of application, 3) statement of research and teaching, and 4) list of three references with contact information to include mailing address, e-mail address, and telephone numbers.