Instructor or Assistant Professor of Nursing (Not Specialized)

Instructor or Assistant Professor of Nursing (Not Specialized)

locationEvansville, IN, USA
PublishedPublished: 4/3/2024
Full Time

Title: Instructor or Assistant Professor of Nursing (Not Specialized)

Division: Provost's Office

Department: College of Nursing & Health Professions

FLSA Status: Exempt

Salary Range: Annual Salary

EEO Job Group: 2 C5

Position Summary

The University of Southern Indiana is accepting applications for Instructor or Assistant Professor of Nursing (Not Specialized).

The University of Southern Indiana seeks applications for a 10-month instructor or assistant professor of Nursing. The instructor in Nursing position is renewable and non tenure track. The assistant professor of Nursing position can be tenure track or clinical track.

Position begins August 1, 2024.


This position will assume classroom teaching responsibilities as well as clinical supervision of students in the graduate and undergraduate nursing programs.

Required Knowledge and Skills

To qualify for the instructor position, a Master’s degree in Nursing is required. To qualify for the assistant professor position, a doctoral degree is required. All candidates must hold a valid and unencumbered Indiana (or compact) RN license.

About USI  

The University of Southern Indiana is a public higher education institution located on a beautiful 1,400-acre campus in Evansville, IN. We offer employees exceptional benefits! Benefits for this position include:

  • Affordable medical, dental, vision, life and short term and long-term disability insurance plans.
  • Retirement plan where the University makes the total contribution equivalent to 11% of annual salary.
  • Full tuition fee waiver for employees/75% for spouses and dependent children.
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Holiday pay
  • Free access to Recreation, Fitness & Wellness Center.
  • Access to on-campus University Health Center and Dental Hygiene Clinic.

For more information about the benefits that USI offers, please visit www.usi.edu/hr/benefits.

About the College

The faculty in the College of Nursing and Health Professions work collaboratively with nursing and other health care professional faculty. The support for faculty’s teaching, practice and scholarship activities are substantially enhanced through grants and other extramural funding. A cutting-edge Clinical Simulation Center is used to enhance student learning and support innovative teaching.

The college, in addition to university support, has a four-person technology team that supports the online and in-classroom teaching for the MSN and DNP program courses. A dedicated Advising Center for the College provides support for student advising and related activities. All programs are fully accredited and have an exemplary record of grant award successes.

To learn more about the College of Nursing and Health Professions, please visit our website at https://health.usi.edu.


Application Process


Click “Apply Now!” near the top right of this page to complete an application and upload application materials to the attention of the Search Committee Chair. Application materials should include:


1. letter of application
2. current curriculum vitae
3. unofficial transcripts
4. copy of valid unencumbered Indiana (or compact) RN license


Search Committee Chair:

If you have questions about the open position, please contact Dr. Charlotte Connerton, search committee chair, at cconnerton@usi.edu.

Best Consideration Date:

For best consideration, please submit materials before May 2, 2024.

Pre-Employment Screening

A background check will be required for employment in this position.

Authorization to Work in the United States

USI typically may sponsor an employment-related visa for this position.

Interview Accommodations

Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please contact the manager of Employment at mcweinzapf@usi.edu or (812) 464-1840. Contacting the manager of Employment is intended for use in seeking disability-related accommodations only. For general applicant inquiries, contact Human Resources at HumanRes@usi.edu or (812) 464-1815.

EEO Statement

The University of Southern Indiana is an EEO/AA employer. All individuals including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.