Adjunct Instructor, Nursing

  • Dominican University
  • River Forest, IL, USA
  • Dec 13, 2023
Part time / Adjunct Nursing

Job Description

Adjunct Instructor, Nursing

Department: Nursing Program
FLSA Status: Exempt (salaried)
Date Job is Available: ongoing
Status: Adjunct (Part Time)
Position Type: Non Tenure Track
Open Until Filled: Yes
Position Details

Position Summary

Dominican University invites applicants for adjunct teaching positions in nursing for future semesters. Instructors are sought on a rolling basis in anticipation of future program needs. There is no start date or deadline for application; candidates may be contacted regarding interest in future opportunities as they arise. Adjunct Faculty appointments are per semester, contingent upon enrollment.
Responsibilities will include undergraduate instruction in didactic and/or clinical sections in area(s) of expertise.

  • Provide exemplary instruction in the didactic, simulation lab and clinical areas of teaching
  • Participate in mentoring and role modeling for nursing students
  • Collaborate with Clinical Placement Manager for appropriate and optimal student placement
  • Partner with Clinical Simulation Manager to develop, implement, and evaluate clinical scenarios within the simulation laboratory environment to optimize student learning outcomes
  • Illinois license as Professional Registered Nurse
  • MSN required; Doctoral degree preferred
  • Two years of current nursing practice experience required
  • Evidence of undergraduate teaching excellence preferred
  • Current clinical practice in one or more of the following, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Community Health nursing, Mental Health, and/or Medical/Surgical nursing preferred
To Apply
Apply online at Applicants will be asked to submit CV (or resume) and cover letter. Please include contact information for two (2) references.

EEO Statement
Dominican University is an equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We look forward to a diverse pool of applicants who bring varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.


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