Adjunct Instructor, College of Nursing

  • University of Cincinnati
  • Cincinnati, OH, USA
  • Nov 20, 2020
Full time   Nursing

Job Description


Instructor Adjunct

The College of Nursing is seeking to fill a full time faculty position with the title of Instructor Adjunct (Represented, Non-Tenure). Represented Adjuncts at the College of Nursing are .99 full time equivalency status (FTE) with 1 to 3 year assignments. The University of Cincinnati offers students a balance of educational excellence and real-world experience. UC is a public research university with an enrollment of more than 46,000 students and has been named "Among the top tier of the Best National Universities," according to U.S. News & World Report. University of Cincinnati College of Nursing is ranked highly among the best nursing schools across the nation for its undergraduate, graduate and online programs. Join us as we achieve our vision of leading the transformation of healthcare.


  • Supervise the daily operations of the simulation and skills labs to provide a wide variety of simulation based learning activities
  • In collaboration with the Simulation Operations Technologist oversee the regular maintenance and repair of all simulation equipment including:
    • Human patient simulators, computers, monitors and a variety of clinical durable medical equipment
    • A/V & debriefing systems
  • Coordinate with the Simulation Operations Technologist to recommend future equipment and supply purchases
  • Facilitate the adult learning process to create a psychologically safe climate to support learning across the curriculum and programs
  • Create, Implement, facilitate, and debrief simulation-based learning and assessment activities
  • Participate in assessment of student learning activities necessary to meet prescribed student learning outcomes
  • Maintain relevant simulation-based education through the review of relevant journals, abstracts, and scientific literature including underlying educational theories
  • Work/Interact effectively with diverse populations, showing respect and cultural sensitivity


Preferred and Required Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • MSN required with a pathway to seeking doctorate
  • Hold a valid unencumbered Ohio license as a Registered Nurse
  • 3 to 5 years clinical experience required
  • Experience in simulation-based education and training

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience in higher education preferred
  • Previous experience as a nurse educator
  • Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE)-Current Certification

Application Details

Information for Applicants:

  • All positions at UC require background checks
  • Attach cover letter indicating experience as it relates to the position, CV and 3 professional references
  • Official transcripts will be required if hired
  • Interested and qualified applicants must apply online at

Compensation: Negotiable, competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


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