Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)Instructional Track Faculty Position
The University of Iowa (UI) College of Nursing seeks applicants with a strong foundation of teaching in an undergraduate pre-licensure and/or graduate program and incorporates active learning strategies. This part-time (50% effort) instructional track faculty position is a nine-month appointment. Teaching responsibilities may consist of teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses, supervising students, or other course related activities during the academic year (fall and spring semesters). Areas of particular interest include teaching expertise in FNP practicum, pharmacology, DNP role courses, and DNP projects. Teaching assignments are made by the Assistant Dean for Graduate Practice Programs in collaboration with the Interim Executive Associate Dean. Candidates from various cultural backgrounds are highly encouraged to apply.
Expand/develop instructional content and evaluation metrics for selected FNP health courses and clinical site expansion.
Provides primary instruction to courses within the graduate programs as assigned.
Assists with DNP projects.
Assists with evaluation of clinical rotation sites annually and recommends changes as needed.
Identify clinical sites in Central/Western Iowa.
Assists in developing and maintaining community clinical partners in Central/Western Iowa.
Application materials include a letter describing relevant experiences and interests; current curriculum vitae; and contact information for three references (contacted only with permission).
The college is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in achieving our education, research, service, and practice missions, as demonstrated through our Pillars of Diversity.
For more information:
Mary Dirks, DNP, RN, ARNP, CPNP-PC, FAANP
Professor (Clinical) and Assistant Dean for Graduate Practice Programs
The University of Iowa
College of Nursing
Iowa City, IA 52242
Andrea Achenbach, DNP, ARNP, FNP-C
Clinical Assistant Professor and Family Nurse Practitioner Program Director
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.