Adjunct - Instructor of Nursing

 


Position: Adjunct - Instructor of Nursing
Department: Nursing
Location: Arkansas Tech University, Russellville, AR
Deadline: Open Until Filled
Hire Date: To Be Determined 

Adjunct - Instructor of Nursing

About Arkansas Tech:
Founded in 1909, Arkansas Tech University is a comprehensive, state supported institution with an enrollment of over 12,000 students. The Russellville campus, located in the scenic Arkansas River Valley between the Ozark and Ouachita Mountains, just one hour from the capital city of Little Rock, boasts a charming blend of historic and modern architecture on beautiful grounds. Offering over 100 undergraduate and more than 25 graduate degree programs across seven academic colleges and two campuses, Arkansas Tech strives to provide a solid educational foundation for life-long learning to a diverse community.

Department Description:
The Department of Nursing consists of 20 full-time faculty with additional part-time clinical adjunct instructors, and three staff. The Department of Nursing offers ACEN accredited BSN, online RN to BSN and MSN in Nursing Administration and Emergency Management programs. Details about the ATU Nursing Program can be found at https://www.atu.edu/nursing.

Position Summary:
Arkansas Tech University is seeking part-time clinical faculty members for clinical undergraduate teaching positions.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Engage students in clinical learning activities
Evaluate student clinical learning performance

Required qualifications:
MSN, MNSc, or MS in Nursing.
Hold an Arkansas nursing license (or eligible to obtain one)
Experience in acute medical-surgical, mental health, and/or pediatric nursing

Preferred qualifications:
Commitment to continuous improvement in teaching
Strong clinical experience

What to Submit:
Applicants should submit a letter of application that addresses the qualifications listed above, curriculum vita, copies of transcripts, and contact information for three professional references.

Please submit the requested materials for this position to Rebecca Burris at rburris@atu.edu

This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

Arkansas Tech University is an AA/EOE employer committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.