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Adjunct Instructor - Nursing (On-Ground)

Maryville University
St. Louis, MO

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Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Job no: 492598
Work type: Adjunct
Location: St. Louis, MO
Categories: Nursing, Adjunct

Posting Details

Job Summary/Basic Function

In keeping with our mission and vision statement, Maryville actively seeks adjunct faculty members who are experts in their fields and have a passion for teaching. Adjunct faculty are an integral part of the University’s learning community and teach courses online and/or on main campus. The successful candidate must be committed to fostering a welcoming environment for a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff.

Maryville University is accepting applications for On-Ground Adjunct Nursing Instructors to teach in the following positions:

1) Undergraduate Theory: The responsibilities teaching pre-licensure undergraduate nursing students include theory courses to prepare nursing students for the role of a generalist nurse. Courses could include Health Assessment or Specialty courses. In keeping with the philosophy of Maryville University a candidate will have expertise in the subject area, clinical setting, and application nursing skills utilizing active learning strategies.

2) Nursing Learning Lab: The responsibilities teaching pre-licensure in the Maryville University Nursing Learning Lab. In this role you will serve to demonstrate nursing skills to undergraduate students and evaluate the nursing student’s ability to perform; fundamental, pharmacology, medical surgical nursing, and health assessment skills. In addition, coverage of open lab hours is also needed.

3) Clinical: The responsibilities of teaching clinical requires planning clinical assignments in advance of the clinical day. Each clinical course is led by a course coordinator to guide faculty in planning clinical assignments so that course and programmatic outcomes are attained Each clinical faculty must complete onboarding requirements with our clinical partners prior to the fist clinical day. Clinical instructors are needed for the following courses; Introduction to Clinical Practice, Nursing Care of the Adult I and II, Psychosocial Nursing, Nursing Care of the Childbearing Family, and Nursing Care of Children, and Public Health Nursing. Each clinical requires the faculty to evaluate the nursing care administered and review the required clinical paperwork submitted by the student.

Minimum Qualifications

• Master of Science in Nursing
• Minimum of two years’ current experience in nursing
• Current Missouri nursing license
• Candidates who are currently enrolled in an MSN program and have completed the Clinical Faculty Academy will be considered
• Available to teach on campus at our location in St. Louis, Missouri

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience in undergraduate nursing education
• Experience in simulation
• Experience using Canvas or other relevant online course delivery platform
• Experience with the electronic medical record

Physical Demands

Open Until Filled


Special Instructions to Applicants

An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.

Applicants requiring University sponsorship to obtain employment authorization will not be considered for this position.

Maryville University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, disability, gender, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. This extends to all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruiting, hiring, training, on-the-job treatment, promotion, layoff, and termination.

Advertised: October 29, 2021
Applications close: Open until filled


Motivated Students

Maryville University is a selective, comprehensive and nationally ranked private institution with nearly 6,000 students. We offer over 75 degrees at the undergraduate, masters and doctoral levels to students from 50 states and 32 countries. Consistently ranked as a top private school by Forbes and Kiplinger's, Maryville has been named the Number 1 Over-performing University in the nation by US News and World Report for the past two years. Maryville's athletics teams compete in 18 men's and women's sports at the Division II level in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. Founded in 1872, the University is ideally situated on 130 picturesque acres in west St. Louis County. 

Outstanding Faculty

Across the wide spectrum of academic programs offered at Maryville University, you'll discover enthusiastic professors with impressive academic credentials and professional experience in their fields. From their extensive knowledge base and active learning approach, you'll gain real-world perspective and the kind of confidence that comes with being well-prepared to begin your first professional job in your chosen career.

Campus Map

On the Maryville campus, academic, administrative and housing buildings span 130-acres of beautiful wooded and landscaped scenery. Maryville has constructed 10 new campus buildings since 1998. They include the Anheuser-Busch Academic Center, Art & Design Building, University Auditorium, Donius University Center, state-of-the-art health professions facility Myrtle E. and Earl E. Walker Hall and five student apartment buildings.

Inspired Teaching

Maryville is proud of its teaching and mentoring excellence. As we focus on giving you a solid liberal arts foundation, we are guided by a well-established statement of mission, vision and core values.

Special Events

For the past 11 years, Maryville has presented the St. Louis Speaker Series at Powell Symphony Hall, featuring Pulitzer Prize and Nobel Peace Prize winners, world leaders, statesmen, distinguished journalists, authors and other celebrated personalities who have enlightened, inspired and entertained our audiences.

Career Resources

Located only 20 minutes from downtown St. Louis and right next door to St. Luke's Hospital and Maryville Centre corporate complex, you'll benefit from a wide variety of internship opportunities. In addition, our centers for advising and career planning will help you succeed every step of the way, both as a Maryville student and as a graduate. These include:

  • Academic Advising
  • Academic Computing
  • Academic Success Center
  • Career Education 

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