Recruiting BSN Instructional Track Faculty

University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA Nursing / Healthcare

Job Reference #: 73590

 The University of Iowa College of Nursing seeks applicants with a strong foundation of teaching in
an undergraduate pre-licensure program and incorporates active learning strategies. Instructional track faculty provide intensive teaching in classes and clinical practicums. The faculty positions in the undergraduate program are nine-month appointments in (non-tenure) instructional ranks of Lecturer and/or Associate Professor of Instruction. Part time positions are 50% effort or greater.

Faculty positions for the undergraduate programs are available in the following areas:

  • Medical-Surgical - Practicum (part time position)
  • Mental Health - Didactic and practicum (50% - 100% position)
  • Pediatrics - Practicum (50% - 100% position)

Areas of teaching expertise of particular interest include:
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing (practicum)
  • Mental Health (didactic and practicum)
  • Pediatrics (practicum)
  • Teaching with active learning strategies including simulation

With a national reputation for excellence, the University of Iowa’s College of Nursing is one of the
premier institutions in the country for nursing education. The college’s innovative program
combines in-depth learning with extensive patient contact. Faculty work in cooperation with the
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (UIHC) – one of the largest teaching and research
hospitals in the country to provide excellent clinical experiences. In partnership with UIHC, the
college operates the state-of-the art Nursing Clinical Education Center, which features clinical
labs where students practice sophisticated and complex nursing care in specialty and clinical
situations. At Iowa, we are committed to preparing future nurse leaders with the courage,
creativity, and passion to use their skills and knowledge to improve the health of individuals and

Education Requirements:
Earned doctorate in nursing or related field or other educational qualifications
appropriate to the position (PhD or DNP Preferred)

Required Qualifications:
  • Graduate degree in nursing from an accredited school of nursing
  • Established record of excellence in teaching, advising, mentoring, developing
    curriculum, and other pedagogical activities
  • Established record of excellence in service and/or professional productivity
  • Expertise and experience in teaching specialty
  • Licensed Registered Nurse and eligible for licensure in the State of Iowa

For more information: Anita Nicholson, PhD, RN Professor (Clinical) and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs The University of Iowa College of Nursing 354 CNB Iowa City, IA 52242 319-335-7115 

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Application Instructions:

Application materials include a cover letter stating position desired; describing teaching expertise, experiences and interests; current curriculum vitae; and contact information for three references(contacted only with permission).

Job ID: 67320

Posted 13 days ago

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