This 0.75 FTE position (benefits) is a combined practice/faculty position that serves as the Nurse Practitioner provider in the Campus Health Clinic and faculty member in the School of Nursing. The provider role is a Family Nurse Practitioner who oversees the Campus Health and Wellness clinic, seeing patients, and contributing to the health of the IU Northwest Campus Community. The position is a 10-month/year position reporting to the Director. Likelihood of additional summer clinic and/or teaching in summer for additional salary.
Faculty Responsibilities: 1.Must maintain certification as an FNP 2.Teach in the BSN and MSN program. Expectation is to teach approximately one nursing course per semester (fall, spring).
Administrative Responsibilities: 1.Oversee operation of the Campus Health and Wellness Center Clinic and serve as the main/sole provider; supervision of one non-professional staff member. 2.Assist with the facilitation, monitoring and evaluation of curricular outcomes in the FNP program in collaboration with faculty and SON administrators. 3.Participate in decision making, communication and implementation of program policies and procedures. 4.Represent the program, in conjunction with the Director, to the University, School of Nursing, the local community, and the professional community. 5.Assist with program evaluation and continuous quality improvement activities in the graduate program. 6.Assist with other activities at the discretion of the Director.
One of eight regional 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 population of approximately 4,000 students and offers associate, bachelor's and master's degrees, as well as postgraduate certificate programs, in a variety of disciplines in arts and sciences, business and economics, education, nursing and health professions, public and environmental health, and social work. It is home to the region's only medical school and local and nationally top-ranked programs in actuarial science, business, and health information management, among others. IU Northwest emphasizes high-quality teaching, faculty and student research, and community engagement. 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 is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Current unencumbered APN/prescriptive authority license in Indiana
Certification as Family Nurse Practitioner
Recent practice experience as an FNP with ability to practice autonomously
Graduate Degree in Nursing
Earned doctorate in Nursing or related field (PhD, DNP) preferred
Previous experience in nursing education desirable
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
OAA #: NW-006-2021
Appointment Status: Non-Tenure Track
Internal Number: 10570
About Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis - IUPUI
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.