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College of Health and Human Services
Department of Advanced Practice Nursing – Full Time Tenure Track Faculty, Assistant Professor

Indiana State University is seeking well-qualified, collaborative, and diverse faculty who holds a Family Nurse Practitioner certification to join our team in the Department of Advanced Practice Nursing. The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential to be an effective teacher, productive scholar, and contributor to community engagement.

This is a 10 or 12month regular tenure track faculty appointment with candidates eligible for the rank of assistant professor. Faculty will teach in the MSN program, FNP concentration. The MSN programs have two specializations, family nurse practitioner and nursing education. Faculty responsibilities include teaching, advising, scholarship, and service that supports the focus and/or concentrations.

Required Qualifications:
Candidates must hold Master’s degree in nursing from an accredited program as a family nurse practitioner and PhD in nursing or related discipline or a DNP. Competitive candidates that are PhDc in nursing or a related field with ability to complete the degree by 08/15/2019 will be considered. One to two years post-masters experience as a family nurse practitioner is required. Registered nurse license eligible in Indiana.

Preferred Qualifications:
We are looking for faculty with experience as a family nurse practitioner. Experience as a College/University teacher with graduate teaching experience is preferred.

About Indiana State University
Indiana State University, founded in 1865 is a regional residential public institution focused on undergraduate education and offering masters and doctoral degrees in select areas. Classified as an engaged institution by the Carnegie Foundation, Indiana State University has been named to the President’s Higher Education Honor Roll for Community Service each year since its creation. With over 13,000 undergraduate and graduate students, Indiana State University has the most diverse student population in Indiana.

The College of Health and Human Services, established in 2007, is the second largest college at Indiana State University with fall 2017 enrollment of 2719 undergraduate, 748 graduate students, and employing 93 full-time faculty and 55 full-time staff. We offer 14 undergraduate majors, 14 undergraduate minors, 10 master’s degree programs, and 4 doctoral degrees. The college has over 6000 alumni around the nation and the globe, who are making a difference in the health, wellbeing, and social welfare of human beings.

The Department of Advanced Practice Nursing has dynamic MSN and DNP programs, serving over 250 graduate students. The Department is active in the community providing health care services to local schools and government programs.

Indiana State University is located in Terre Haute, Indiana, known as the “Crossroads of America” for its location on the National Road (US40) and the major North-South road (US 41). Terre Haute has a great Midwestern esthetic and a college-town feel. In addition to Indiana State University, the city is home to the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, IvyTech Community College, and the historic Saint-Mary-of-the-Woods College. Indiana has been recognized for low cost of living and strong fiscal stability. Indiana State University is adjacent to vibrant downtown Terre Haute making the commute to shopping, food, housing, arts, sports and entertainment within 15 minutes to campus. Indianapolis, St. Louis, Chicago, and Cincinnati are easily accessible. Our city is a regional hub for commerce, arts, sports, cultural events, and medical services. It features a Children’s Museum, farmer’s market, and the 2010 “Indiana Community of the Year” award.

Special Instructions
Prospective candidates are asked to submit all application materials via the Indiana State University Applicant Tracking System. To access this system please go to

Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled, but those received after June 7, 2019, cannot be ensured full consideration. Review of completed applications will begin immediately. The position will remain open until on-campus interviews have been scheduled.

Applicants must provide the following materials
• A cover letter describing your interest and qualifications for the position
• Curriculum vitae or resume
• Contact information for three professional references, at least one of these should be a current or recent supervisor

Finalists for the position must be prepared to submit a portfolio of evidence in support of teaching effectiveness, scholarly productivity, leadership experience, and commitment to inclusive excellence.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the US for other than practical training. The University will not provide visa sponsorship for this position. Indiana State University is an AA/EEO employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.

Please visit to learn more about the University, faculty and staff, and students. Questions about the position can be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Debra Vincent, [email protected]

Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled, but those received after June 7, 2019, cannot be ensured full consideration. Review of completed applications will begin immediately.

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