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.
This open rank, Associate Professor/Professor position is a
full-time, tenured, academic-year position beginning in August
Tenured faculty responsibilities include teaching graduate and
undergraduate nursing in classroom and online environments,
conducting scholarly work in a field of expertise, grant writing,
and participating in university, professional and community
service. Rank and salary will be commensurate with background and
Purdue University Northwest (PNW)
is an academically
comprehensive, student-centered university located in northwest
Indiana, just southeast of Chicago. As an independent university
within the Purdue University system, PNW fosters a vibrant academic
community for approximately 7,000 students through high quality and
engaging undergraduate and graduate education. Offering nearly 70
academic areas of study at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral
levels, PNW’s colleges, schools and centers are distinguished
through prestigious accreditations, national recognitions and
competitive rankings. The university is widely respected for its
faculty’s dedication to student success through experiential
learning and collaborative research across its two culturally
diverse campuses in Hammond and Westville, Indiana. In the fall of
2020, a new state of the art, 68,000 square foot Bioscience
opened and is the home of the College of
Nursing on the Hammond campus.
The position requires an earned research doctorate in nursing or a
related field (master’s degree in nursing required if doctoral
degree is in another field).
Proficiency in English, written and spoken, is required.
Expertise/Certification in one of the following areas is
- Adult-Health nursing
- Nursing Informatics
Candidates with excellent classroom teaching skills, online
teaching experience and evidence of a commitment to contributing to
the science of nursing are strongly encouraged to apply.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
the position is filled. Interested applicants should submit a
letter of application, curriculum vita including references, and a
statement of teaching philosophy using the online
Purdue University Northwest is committed to advancing diversity in
all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction,
and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these
areas in their cover letter, indicating their experiences, current
interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate
that values diversity and inclusion.
Professional references will be verified prior to any offer of
employment. Employment is contingent upon completion of successful
Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to a
diverse workforce. All individuals including minorities, women,
individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are
encouraged to apply.