Website Lewis University

The Position
The College of Nursing and Health Professions at Lewis University, invites applications for a half-time, non-tenure track faculty member to teach in the Department of Graduate Studies, with a focus on the Adult Gerontology, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner track. Lewis University serves a diverse student population and community and we invite applications from individuals that embody a commitment to diversity.

Primary responsibilities include teaching, curriculum development, implementation and evaluation, research/scholarship and service. This position is at the Assistant Professor rank.

Lewis University
Located 25 miles southwest of Chicago, Lewis University is an innovative and forward-thinking Catholic university offering market-relevant undergraduate and graduate programs to 6,500 students. Sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lewis University has been nationally recognized for preparing intellectually engaged, ethically grounded, globally connected and socially responsible graduates. In addition to our main campus in Romeoville, Illinois, we have a growing number of fully on-line programs and locations in Oak Brook, Tinley Park and Albuquerque, NM.

Salary is negotiable and commensurate with skills and experience. Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. Lewis University provides tuition benefits, health plans and retirement benefits that add to your bottom line. For additional information on Lewis as an institution, please see our website at http://www.lewisu.edu.

The College of Nursing and Health Professions
The College of Nursing and Health Professions offers bachelor’s, master’s and DNP degrees in an environment of personalization, with small class sizes and individualized attention to students. The College’s faculty promote Lasallian and Catholic values by creating an environment which fosters critical thinking, enlightenment, compassion, and community in all teaching, learning and service.

Qualifications
Doctorate in nursing or related field required. The equivalent of three years of full-time clinical nursing experience plus three years of full-time equivalent Adult Gerontology Acute Care nurse practitioner experience also required. Licensure as an advanced practice Adult Gerontology Acute Care nurse (APN) in the state of Illinois or eligibility for same with application in process also required. Certified by ANCC or AANP as an Adult Gerontology Acute Care NP is required. Teaching experience in an academic setting is preferred.

Application Process
For full consideration, interested applicants can view a full description of this position and apply online at http://jobs.lewisu.edu/postings/3491

Inspired by the University’s Mission values of Wisdom, Knowledge, Justice, Fidelity and Association, the Lewis Community declares that we are a Sanctified Zone where people are committed to working to end racism, bias and prejudice by valuing diversity in a safe and nurturing environment. Lewis University, sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, serves a diverse community and is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion on our campus as an equal opportunity employer.

We invite applications from individuals that embody a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status and other protected status as required by applicable law. We are fully dedicated to providing opportunities for development of the whole person. To demonstrate this commitment, Lewis University wishes to build a culturally diverse workforce which strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans.

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