Nursing, Full-Time, Non-Tenure Track, Temporary Lecturer



Job ID 2017-4161
Posted Date 7/17/2017
# of Openings 1
Category Faculty
Org Number 010116
Department Nursing
Division Provost Vice President
Job Type Faculty
Location US-OK-Edmond
Proposed Salary Range Commensurate with credentials and experience.
Targeted Job Start Date 8/7/2017
Hours Per Week 40
Weeks Per Year 52
Regular Workdays/Hours Monday through Friday
Preference Date ..


College/Department Overview

The College of Mathematics and Science currently has 135 full-time and over 70 part-time faculty in 7 academic departments. The College serves more than 3,600 undergraduate students in 26 majors and provides graduate programs in Biology, Applied Mathematical Science, Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Computational Science, Engineering Physics, and Nursing. Accreditation/Certification is held by ABET, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), the American Board of Funeral Service Education, and the American Chemical Society. UCO is an institutional member of the Council on Undergraduate Research. For further information see our website at http://www.uco.edu/cms.

Position Overview

Temporary Lecturer provides a quality learning experience for students. Performs instruction-related duties and responsibilities in a timely manner and in accordance with the mission, policies and procedures of the college. The relationship of the Lecturer faculty member to the student is one of teacher and facilitator of learning. Teaching and departmental responsibilities expected.

Department Specific Essential Job Functions

Teaching undergraduate nursing students in the classroom, lab, and clinical area. Occasional participation in Department meetings, committees and projects may be required.

Qualifications/Experience Required

An earned Master's degree awarded by a regionally accredited or internationally recognized institution in the field specified in the position announcement (exceptions require Academic Affairs approval). Possesses excellent communication, problem-solving, and organizational skills.

Qualifications/Experience Preferred

Master's degree in Nursing is required. Doctorate is preferred in Nursing or related area. Current Oklahoma RN License, CPR, vaccination status and tuberculosis testing required. Drug sreen will be required before starting clinical duties. At least two years of clinical Nursing experience is required. Previous experience in teaching and evaluating students in the clinical area is preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Supervising students in clinical and/or laboratory area. Instructors will be expected to evaluate students as well as direct and coach them in the care of clients and the development of nursing skills. Presentation of didactic material in a classroom setting independently or as a member of a team may also be required. Ability to work cooperatively with teaching team is required.

Physical Demands

Repetitive movement of hands and fingers, typing and/or writing. Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and arms. Visually identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate with supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance required.

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