Adjunct - Clinical Instructor for Nursing

Alfred, NY
Apr 24, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Nestled in a beautiful valley in the Southern Tier of New York, Alfred State has a long tradition of drawing the best faculty and staff from every field. This College of Technology offers outstanding opportunities in more than 70 majors, where project-based learning, sustainability, and civic engagement are cornerstones of the curricula. When students work on real-world problems, they learn how to think, not what to think, and they learn how to be involved in their community. That is why Alfred State graduates have a 99 percent employment and transfer rate.

Our faculty is dedicated to teaching and the academic success of our students. Alfred State seeks educators who are student-centered and engage in the life of the College. Our tenure process emphasizes teaching and university service with a more flexible approach to scholarship and professional growth. For faculty interested in research, the college maintains a teacher-scholar program to support research including applied research that complements our emphasis in experiential learning, civic engagement and sustainability.

Category: Adjunct Faculty

Department: Nursing

Location: Alfred, NY

Posted: Jun 27, '16

Type: Part-time Temporary

Job Description:

Alfred State seeks an experienced nursing educator for an adjunct clinical instructor position. Alfred State's Nursing Department has held a reputation for graduating excellent RN practitioners for nearly half century. Clinical instructors play a vital role in the education of our students.

A summary of responsibilities of Clinical instructors include:

Supervise care provided by a group of students (usually 8-10 students in a group)
Coordinate with clinicians at the clinical site to make student patient assignments
Teach students how to perform duties in the clinical site and answer their questions
Evaluate your students' clinical work. Participate in level meetings

Alfred State's Department of Nursing currently has 10 full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty, two support staff, and a team of clinical adjunct instructors. The department is housed in a newly renovated, state-of-the-art classroom and laboratory building equipped with 10 computerized simulation mannequins, two of them high fidelity.


A master's degree in nursing is preferred, Baccalaureate considered.

NYS Professional Nursing license and current CPR certification required, as well as a strong clinical background in healthcare care. Excellent teaching, clinical, and communication skills; critical thinking, problem solving, and organizational abilities; and computer skills.

Experience with simulation is also desirable.

Additional Information:

Pursuant to University policy, Alfred State College is committed to ensuring equal employment, education opportunity, and equal access to services, programs, and activities without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, gender characteristics, marital status, veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or ex-offender status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely based upon a protected characteristic.

All applicants are subject to a criminal, employment, and educational background check.

Applicants interested in positions may access the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for the College at Crime statistics are reported in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Applicants may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the SUNY Alfred State College University Police Department at 607-587-3999.

Application Instructions:

All applicants must upload a cover letter and resume.


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