Job Title: Instructor, College of Nursing
Department: College of Nursing
Specialty: Nursing Educators
Job Number: 2022-1863
Date Posted: 06/01/2022
Position Type: Faculty
Instructor, College of Nursing
The faculty member of the College of Nursing contributes to the mission of the college by integrating the roles of teacher, researcher/scholar/clinician, and leader.
The details of the faculty's workload distribution will be negotiated with the Chairperson, based on the needs of the College of Nursing, as well as on candidate's expertise and interest.
Workload is determined one year in advance.
Annual reviews are done based on college needs and/or faculty requests.
Evidence of potential for creative ability as an instructor.
Demonstrates a depth and breadth of clinical knowledge that can be communicated to students in a variety of learning environments.
Facilitates positive learning environment.
Integrates state of the science literature into teaching activities.
Supports a culturally, racially, and ethnically diverse educational environment.
Supports the college, university and medical center-wide interdisciplinary programs.
Clinical Practice. Research and Scholarship
Actively engages in clinical practice with demonstrated clinical excellence.
Uses research findings to update clinical practice.
Identifies researchable problems.
Contributes to established research projects.
Submits materials (articles, media, etc.) for peer-review.
Presents evidence based and/or scholarly papers locally and regionally.
College and Professional Service
Supports and facilitates the goals of Rush University, the college, and medical center.
Participates on departmental, and college committees and/or task forces.
Active member of local professional organizations.
Shares expertise with community organizations.
Position Qualifications Include:
A graduate degree in Nursing.
Experience in clinical specialty.
Current licensure in the State of Illinois -OR- if working remotely, a current RN licensure in home state of residence is required.
Rush is an academic health system comprising Rush University Medical Center, Rush Copley Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital.
Rush University is known for its high-quality health care education, supportive learning environment, engagement with the urban community and forward-looking education approach.
Rush University's Doctor of Nursing program is ranked in the top four in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.
Rush University's Clinical Nurse Leader program is ranked #1 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.
Rush University's Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practitioner (Acute Care) program is ranked #1 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.
Rush University's Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing program is ranked #1 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.
Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.