Join an innovative, high performing team of faculty and staff who
are building the future of nursing. The College of Nursing is
focused on excellence through innovation, applying the best
available evidence throughout the curriculum as well as in our
teaching approach, and engaging the community for greater impact.
The College of Nursing is a National League for Nursing Center of
Excellence and is home to the Indiana Center for Evidence Based
Nursing Practice, a Joanna Briggs Institute Affiliate Center.
The College offers undergraduate degrees including a traditional
BSN, second degree accelerated BSN, and an online RN-BSN. We offer
several MSN options including two advanced practice roles (family
nurse practitioner and adult-gerontology clinical nurse specialist)
and two online options (nurse educator and nurse executive). Our
post-master’s DNP program has a focus in translation science.
The College of Nursing seeks applicants for visiting instructor for
a spring semester appointment starting January 1, 2024.
Reappointment for the 2024-2025 academic year will be contingent on
performance and need.
Purdue University Northwest (PNW), a premier metropolitan
university located in Northwest Indiana, is dedicated to empowering
transformational change in its students on its two campuses in
Hammond and Westville, Indiana. Part of the Purdue University
system and offering more than 70 undergraduate and graduate degree
programs, PNW is committed to academic excellence, supports growth,
and celebrates diversity. PNW’s colleges, schools and centers are
distinguished through prestigious accreditations, national
recognitions, and competitive rankings.
PNW’s Hammond campus is located only 30 miles from Chicago with the
Westville branch campus just 15 miles from the Indiana Dunes
National Park. Fostering a university community full of
contrasts—urban and rural, industrial and natural, with a
well-established history and forward-thinking mindset—PNW’s two
campuses serve its students, many of whom are the first in their
families to attend college to make the most of this rich range of
resources. Moreover, PNW has been designated as a Hispanic-serving
public institution dedicated to excellence in teaching and learning
and committed to the advancement of a diverse and under-served
This position requires a minimum of a master’s degree in nursing
with a doctoral degree preferred; an Indiana or compact registered
nurse license is required.
Expertise in the following area is desirable:
- Adult health
- Critical Care Nursing
- Mental Health Nursing
Candidates with clinical teaching experience, classroom teaching
experience and online experience are strongly encouraged to
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
the position is filled. Interested applicants should use the online
application to provide a cover letter with a statement of teaching
philosophy and a curriculum vita including no less than 3
Employment is contingent upon completion of a successful background
check. All inquiries, nominations, and applications will remain
confidential; references will not be contacted without
PNW offers an attractive salary and an excellent benefits package.
For information regarding the benefits package, visit: www.purdue.edu/benefits
Purdue University Northwest is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals,
including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and
veterans are encouraged to apply.