Instructor of Baccalaureate Nursing (Multi-Year Contract)
Indiana State University
Job Summary: We seek faculty who value quality instruction, thrive in a collaborative environment of scholars, embrace experiential learning and community engagement in the educational experience, desire to mentor diverse students, and integrate multicultural content into their teaching.
Expectation of classroom and clinical teaching in the undergraduate program. Faculty is expected to participate in teaching activities and service to Indiana State University, the College, and Nursing programs and the profession. Will be expected to advise students. Engage students in curricular and extra-curricular activities to advance the institutional mission of experiential learning and community engagement. Assists in student success and other departmental activities. Demonstrates success in working with diverse populations.
Application: This position will remain open until filled. For full-consideration, please submit your application materials by May 27, 2019. Candidates should apply online at http://jobs.indstate.edu/postings/26497. Follow the link "Apply For This Job". It will direct you to attach the following to the applicant tracking system:
1. Cover letter/Letter of Application
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Master’s Degree
4. Contact information for three professional references. Arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be submitted as part of the online application process. Please note that the references you provide on your application will receive a notification request for a recommendation letter immediately.
For questions, please contact Linda.McQuiston@indstate.edu.
Qualifications: Completed Master’s Degree in Nursing. At least 3 years of previous RN work experience in medical/surgical, OB/L&D/mother-baby, pediatrics, mental health, community/public health, or critical care nursing. Must have or be eligible for an unencumbered RN license in the State of Indiana. Previous teaching experience, even if part-time, is preferred.
Salary: Competitive, commensurate with experience.
About the Institution: Established in 1865, Indiana State University is a four-year public university that integrates teaching, research, and creative activity in an engaging, challenging, and supportive learning environment to prepare productive citizens of the world. Indiana State is dedicated to teaching and the creation of knowledge while maintaining its longstanding commitment to inclusiveness.
Located in Southwest Indiana, Indiana State University is conveniently located 10 minutes from I-70 making trips to Indianapolis, St. Louis, Chicago and Cincinnati easily accessible. Indiana State University sits in the central part of downtown Terre Haute making the commute to shopping, food, housing, arts, sports and entertainment within 15 minutes to campus.
Indiana State University has been listed by both Forbes and the Princeton Review as one of the top schools in the Midwest for the 5th and 13th year, respectively. U.S. News Best Colleges rankings describe Indiana State University as pedestrian friendly and beautifully landscaped, and has been recognized by Princeton Review as one the most environmentally responsible colleges. Indiana State University’s commitment to community engagement and public service sets it apart. Students are motivated to apply both knowledge and creativity with local surrounding communities and counties.
As a medium size public university, Indiana State University is known to have one of the most diverse student populations in the State of Indiana. With approximately 12,000 undergraduate students and 2,000 graduate students, our minority student population is nearly 25%. Indiana State University continues to grow in enrollment and is committed to student development, leadership, and success.