The Clinical Assistant/Clinical Associate Professor is a full-time, 10-month, non-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 non-tenure track faculty position that is focused on teaching undergraduate/graduate didactic and clinical nursing courses with a focus on nursing care delivery for diverse populations (with a focus on pediatric groups). 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 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 Responsibilities and Duties
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).
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Rank dependent upon educational preparation, experience, and preference
- Current clinical practice experience
- Graduate degree in nursing
- Licensed in the state of Indiana or eligible for endorsement
- Previous teaching experience
- Pediatric nursing experience or knowledge base
- Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
- Experience working with diverse populations
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested candidates should review and complete the online application that requires uploading curriculum vitae; letter of application; statement of teaching philosophy; list of three references with contact information to include mailing address, e-mail address, and telephone numbers at
About Indiana University Northwest
One of seven 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 Park. The campus has a diverse student population of approximately 3,500 degree-seeking students and 1,800 dual-credit students and has been recognized by the Department of Education as a minority and Hispanic serving institution. The campus offers Associate, Baccalaureate, and Master’s degrees from the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Health and Human Services, the School of Business and Economics, the School of the Arts, and the School of Education. The campus is also host to IU School of Medicine-Northwest-Gary, the region’s only four-year medical doctorate program. As a student-centered campus, IU Northwest is committed to academic excellence characterized by a love of ideas and achievement in learning, discovery, creativity, research, and community 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.
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.