Creighton University

Nursing Faculty Position
Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Assistant or Associate Professor
Omaha Campus

Creighton University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution, invites applications for a 12 month, full-time, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner in our Doctor of Nursing Practice program. We encourage applications from qualified individuals representing all backgrounds and faith traditions who identify with our mission and can contribute to our distinctive academic traditions.

Candidates must possess a doctoral degree in nursing or related field and be nationally certified as an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. The candidate must have evidence of recent clinical practice, as well as excellent interpersonal skills.  Teaching experience at the graduate level is preferred. The candidate will need to remain active in clinical practice.

The candidate must have a current unencumbered licensure as an RN and APRN in the state of Nebraska, or eligibility for licensure.

Faculty responsibilities will include classroom instruction, clinical teaching/supervision of students, curriculum planning and development, facilitating development of clinical sites for preceptor experiences, and academic and scholarly project advising. A strong commitment to excellence in teaching and the flexibility to teach collaboratively across the curriculum are desired. Pursuit of scholarly and service activity is necessary for professional standing and advancement.

Rank and salary are commensurate with academic and clinical experience.

Creighton University, located in Omaha, Nebraska, is a comprehensive Jesuit university composed of nine colleges and schools including Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Professional Studies, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy and Health Professions, Dentistry, and a Graduate School.  The College of Nursing offers programs at the baccalaureate (BSN), masters (MSN), and doctoral (DNP) levels.  Creighton University College of Nursing has a campus in Hastings, Nebraska. The College of Nursing serves over 400 students in its BSN programs and over 350 students in its graduate nursing programs.

Creighton University is an EEO/AA Employer: M/F/Disabled/Vets.

Creighton University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (

The baccalaureate degree in nursing, master’s degree in nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs at Creighton University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Please apply at the Creighton University Human Resources site: