Lecturer of Nursing
University of Maine at Augusta | Augusta, ME, ME
Nursing - ANURS
Varies with course assignment, 12 contact hour per semester
Statement of Job
UMAtransforms the lives of students of every age and background across the State of Maine and beyond through access to high-quality distance and on-site education, excellence in student support, civic engagement, and professional and liberal arts programs.
UMAis the third largest public university in Maine. In addition to its main campus in the states capital,UMAalso serves students at its campus in Bangor (UMABangor) and through University College centers around the state.With its multiple locations and long-term expertise in online and distance learning,UMAis generally considered the university of choice forMainersof all ages who want to attend college without uprooting their lives.
The University of Maine Augustais seeking applicants for the position ofLecturer of Nursing in the College of Professional Studies. This is a one-year fixed length position with the possibility of renewal. Anticipated start date is the fall of 2017.
The Lecturer of Nursingis responsible for teaching nursing students in the classroom, laboratory and clinical setting as assigned. Additional responsibilities include engagingin curriculum development and attending and participatingin program and university wide committees and meetings.
All faculty are expected to be excellent teachers, responsive to changing professional needs; committed to innovative delivery of instruction resulting inimproved student learning; committed to effective use of technology including distance learning; involved in scholarly activities as appropriate to appointment; and provide service to the College.
* Masters Degree in Nursing
* Ability to work independently and collaboratively
* Excellent communication skills with an ability to present ideas clearly
* At least two years of clinical experience
* Experience teaching in a nursing education program
* Experience ina variety of practice settings
Materials must be submitted via "Apply for Position." You will need to create an applicant profile, complete an application (which includes contact information for three professional references), and upload a cover letter which fully describes your qualifications and experiences with specific reference to the required and preferred qualifications and a resume/curriculum vitae . You will also need to complete the affirmative action survey, the self-identification of disability form, and the self-identification of veteran status form.
Review of applications will beginimmediately and until the position is filled.
All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.
UMAis an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University of Maine at Augusta does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, including transgender status and gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veterans status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities.
Academic Year (Sept-May)
Cover Letter, Resume/CV