University Faculty Openings

Full-Time Faculty Openings

School of Nursing Faculty Position Opening

The School of Nursing invites applicants for a tenure-track position in the graduate nursing  program starting August 2014. The qualified candidate must be a certified Adult Nurse Practitioner or an Adut/Gero Nurse Practitioner and hold an earned doctorate. This individual must have a current APN license in the State of Illinois. The primary teaching responsibilities for the position will be courses with in the nurse practitioner program.

Interested candidates should review the North Park Faculty Application and prepare a letter of intent, a curriculum vitae, the required essays, and should arrange for three letters of reference to be sent independently. All materials should be submitted electronically to:

Dr. Trudy Dewaters
Associate Professor of Nursing
North Park University
3225 W Foster Avenue Box 22
Chicago, IL 60625

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Part-Time Instructor Openings

Listed below are current and possible future part-time instructor openings in various areas. Please contact the specific person listed if interested in exploring one of these opportunities:


Biology Department

Seeking applications for adjunct faculty to teach BIOL 2100 - Introduction to GIS  (Geographic Information Systems)
Spring Semester 2015 on Thursday nights from 6:30pm-930pm

Interested applicants should send curriculum vitae electronically to:
Alan W. Bjorkman  Ph D
Professor of Biology

Chemistry Department

The Chemistry Department has teaching needs in the following areas for the 2014–2015 academic year:

  • Survey of Chemistry
  • Survey of Organic Chemistry
  • Survey of Biochemistry. 
Interested applicants should send curriculum vitae electronically to:

Dr. Anne Vazquez
Assistant Professor of Chemistry
North Park University
3225 W. Foster Avenue Box 57
Chicago, IL 60625

School of Adult Learning

Seeking an instructor to teach Restorative Justice in the Criminal Justice major.  Candidates should have both academic preparation and practical experience in restorative justice. Contact Judson Curry to inquire.

School of Business and Nonprofit Management

The School of Business and Nonprofit Management (SBNM) is always seeking highly qualified part-time instructors to add to its existing pool of adjuncts, and we welcome your inquiries. Minimally, a master’s degree is required. Immediate needs within the SBNM are for instructors with expertise in these areas:

  • Finance
  • Economics
  • Nonprofit Management and Fundraising

Contact the School of Business and Nonprofit Management

School of Education

Contact Dr. Rebecca Nelson regarding possible needs.

School of Nursing

Current openings include: adjunct clinical faculty in med surg and most of the subspecialties. Minimally a master’s degree in nursing is required, and a current Illinois RN license. Salary is based on qualifications and experience. Interview, CV, and letters of recommendation will be needed.

Dr. Linda R. Duncan
Dean of the School of Nursing
North Park University
3225 W Foster Ave
Chicago IL 60625

Contact Dr. Linda Duncan by e-mail by May 1. Applications will be considered in order received.


The Sociology department is seeking an instructor for a course in Urban Sociology which will be taught in the Spring semester. This is a course designed for Sociology and Criminal Justice students.

Contact Dr. Frank Steinhart regarding  this opening.

North Park University Faculty Openings