Lecturer - Nursing

Colorado Springs, CO
Jun 18, 2020
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
DescriptionThe Department of Nursing in the Helenand Arthur E. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences at theUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs will establish and maintain a pool ofClinical Lecturers from which future appointments to temporary, non-tenuretrack positions will be made. Appointments are part-time (less than 50% time)and will be made semester-by-semester. Temporary Lecturer appointments are noteligible for group health and life insurance benefits or leave accrual. Payrate is dependent on the number of courses taught.

The position is responsible for teaching various courses at the clinical sitesfor the Department of Nursing. Specialties include Medical-Surgical, Pediatric,Maternal Child Care, Mental Health and Community Health.

The Helen and ArthurE. Johnson Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences at the University of Colorado ColoradoSprings is a distinguished and innovative college providing excellence ineducation, scholarship, and practice in the health professions, facilitatingcollaboration for the promotion of a healthy community. The college currentlyserves ~1400 students (80% undergraduate and 20% graduate) through its programsin the Department of Nursing, the Department of Health Sciences, and theDepartment of Human Physiology and Nutrition.

 The University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS)is one of four campuses in the University of Colorado system and is home toover 12,400 undergraduate and 1,800 graduate students. UCCS is among thefastest growing universities in the state and is consistently ranked as one ofthe top Western regional universities by U.S. News & World Report. ColoradoSprings, (pop. 400K+) is situated at the base of Pikes Peak, offers manyrecreational and cultural activities and was recently ranked by U.S. News andWorld Report as one of the top Best Places to Live in the U.S.

 Colorado Springs (pop. 500K+) is situated at the base of Pikes Peak, offers many recreationaland cultural activities and was recently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the top BestPlaces to Live in the U.S.

 http://www.choosecoloradosprings.com The University of Colorado is committedto providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. Toassist in achieving this goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective applicantsbeing considered for employment. Background investigation includes a criminalhistory record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehiclehistory check. 

 For the purposes of FLSA, this positionhas been determined to be exempt from (not eligible for) overtime under FLSA.

UCCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. In compliancewith applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering anenvironment that welcomes and embraces diversity, the University of Coloradodoes not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, nationalorigin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, genderidentity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or politicalphilosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, andeducational programs. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided uponrequest for people with disabilities by contacting the Office of HumanResources at (719) 255-3372.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employmenteligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day ofwork.

QualificationsMinimum Requirements:
  • MSN, or a BSN and actively enrolled in a graduate program with anticipated graduation in 2021
  • Active, non-encumbered Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) or Colorado RN license
  • Minimum of three (3) years of work experience in the area of nursing specialty
Preferred Requirements: 
  • Previous academic teaching experience

Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Colorado Springs
Schedule: Part-time
Posting Date: Jun 17, 2020
Unposting Date: Jun 1, 2021, 12:59:00 AM

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