Co-Coordinator, Nursing Science Lab-Oak Brook Campus

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Lewis University

Located 25 miles southwest of Chicago, Lewis University is an innovative and forward-thinking Catholic university offering market-relevant undergraduate and graduate programs to 6,500 students. Sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers, Lewis University has been nationally recognized for preparing intellectually engaged, ethically grounded, globally connected and socially responsible graduates. In addition to our main campus in Romeoville, Illinois, we have a growing number of fully on-line programs and locations in Oak Brook, Tinley Park and Albuquerque, NM.

Lewis University College of Nursing and Health Professions offers bachelor's, master's and doctor of nursing practice degrees in an environment of personalization, with small class sizes and individualized attention to students.  The College of Nursing and Health Professions faculty promote Lasallian and Catholic values by creating an environment which fosters critical thinking, enlightenment, compassion, and community in all teaching, learning and service.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including generous health care benefits, tuition reimbursement for self, spouse and qualifying dependents, as well as 403(b) retirement plan options.  For additional information on Lewis as an institution, please see our website at

The Position

The College of Nursing and Health Professions invites applications for an enthusiastic individual for the Co-Coordinator of the Nursing Science Lab based on our Oak Brook campus.  This part-time, staff position will be responsible for providing quality support services to a diverse graduate student population and faculty in the College.  We invite applications from individuals that embody a commitment to diversity. Though the position is based out of Oak Brook, the Co-Coordinator will collaborate with the Graduate Office, Oak Brook staff and Lab Coordinators on the Romeoville campus. 

The Co-Coordinator of the Nursing Science Lab will develop and maintain procedures for: cleaning, storing and maintaining all clinical lab equipment; updating inventory of all clinical lab equipment and supplies and the borrowing and returning of lab equipment.  The Co-Coordinator will also train supervise graduate assistants in equipment preparation, maintenance, disinfection and cleaning, inventory, retrieval, and storage.  Collaboration is important in this role, as the Co-Coordinator collaborates with lead faculty of all courses with a lab component and assists faculty in the delivery of lab-related content courses.


A BSN required, MSN preferred. The equivalent of two years of full time, current clinical nursing experience is required. Previous experience with simulated manikins or interest in professional development to increase knowledge of computerized simulation in the lab. Licensure as a registered professional nurse in the state of Illinois or eligibility for it with the application in process is required. 

For full consideration, interested applicants can view a full description of this position and apply online at

Inspired by the University’s Mission values of Wisdom, Knowledge, Justice, Fidelity and Association, the Lewis Community declares that Lewis is a Sanctified Zone where people are committed to working to end racism, bias and prejudice by valuing diversity in a safe and nurturing environment.

Lewis University is an equal opportunity employer, and is committed to diversity.  Applicants of a diverse background are highly encouraged to apply, however applications will only be accepted from individuals currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the United States.




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Job No:
Posted: 8/31/2018
Application Due: 10/30/2018
Work Type:
Salary: Salary commensurate with skills and experience.