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Adjunct Faculty-Graduate Nursing DNP Program (Family Nurse Practitioner--Didactic and/or Clinical

Marian University (IN)
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Apr 29, 2024

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As a part of a diverse community of faculty and staff who represent many faith systems and worldviews, Marian University's Leighton School of Nursing (LSON) is seeking an energetic and internally motivated adjunct faculty member for the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program to promote our Catholic Franciscan mission and identity by teaching track-specific courses for Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) students (didactic and clinical) as well as courses for all DNP students (FNP students and Nurse Anesthesia students). In addition to the graduate nursing DNP program, the LSON a leader in undergraduate nursing education with its traditional BSN and accelerated BSN programs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Actively engage the Catholic Franciscan mission and identity of Marian University by modeling the Franciscan Sponsorship Values, honoring the legacy of the founding congregation, through transformative education unity in diversity, leadership through service, integrating faith and life, institutional policies.
  • Support overall philosophy and goals of the graduate nursing programs.
  • Collaborate with track director and other faculty to develop and administer coursework in the program.
  • Participate in ongoing program and curricula quality improvement initiatives.
  • Utilize a variety of teaching strategies and activities to enhance student learning and promote student achievement of program outcomes.
  • Accurately document student progress and achievement within specific courses and/or clinical assignments
  • Fulfill all other duties and responsibilities of the adjunct faculty position as designated in the School of Nursing Faculty Handbook
  • Accept responsibility for assignments as delegated.
  • Maintain licensure and certification requirements.
Required Qualifications:
  • Doctoral Degree in Nursing (PhD or DNP)*
  • *Doctoral Degree in a related field will be considered (for example, Pharm D)
  • *Masters Degree will be considered for 500-600 level courses depending on candidate experience
  • Board certification as a nurse practitioner, if applicable
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Current Licensure as an APRN in state of residence, if applicable
  • Eligibility for RN licensure in Indiana, if applicable
  • Evidence of recent clinical practice
  • Expertise in standard office software programs
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

For Consideration All Applications Require:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Current resume or CV
  3. Contact information of two professional references. The reference contact information must be entered after the application is submitted in the "My Presence" section of the applicant profile.
  4. Responses to the supplementary mission & identity questions.

Please Review Marian University’s Mission & Identity Statement before responding to the supplementary questions on your application:

Marian University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.


Marian University

At Marian University, our vision is to provide an education distinguished in its ability to prepare transformative leaders for service to the world. Our mission is to be a great Catholic university dedicated to achieving excellence in learning, which is achieved through teaching, research, and scholarly activities in the Franciscan and liberal arts tradition. We welcome students of all faiths who seek an educational experience framed within the context of our Franciscan values of dignity of the individualpeace and justicereconciliation, and responsible stewardship. Our understanding of these values is informed by reflection on the life of Jesus Christ and prayer.

The institution grew out of the dedication and vision of Sister Theresa Hackelmeier and the Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, who established a school in Oldenburg, Indiana, in 1851. The college was founded in Oldenburg in 1936 and moved to Indianapolis in 1937. On July 1, 2009, Marian College became Marian University.

Marian University is proud to be a higher education institution just ten minutes away from downtown Indianapolis. Here, you’ll not only get to benefit from the exceptional employment and internship opportunities the city has to offer but also its diverse culture and lively personality. From cool cultural districts with unique entertainment, shopping, and dining options to outdoor festivals, professional and amateur sports events, hiking and biking trails, and more, Marian University is conveniently located in the heart of it all. Whether it’s walking around Monument Circle, floating down the canal in a paddleboat, visiting the various historical sites and museums, or dining on Mass Ave, you’ll quickly find your favorite local hangouts and love this city just as much as we do.

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