Nursing & Health Sciences - Instructor

University of New Brunswick

Location: New Brunswick
Date posted: 2013-02-08

University of New Brunswick Saint John

Faculty of Science, Applied Science & Engineering
Department of Nursing & Health Sciences

Two-Year Term Instructor Position

Applications are invited for the above-noted Two Year Term Instructor position in the Department of Nursing & Health Sciences. The Instructor position involves classroom and nursing practice teaching responsibilities in the undergraduate nursing program. We are seeking faculty members with expertise in a variety of practice areas including acute care, maternal-child, and community health nursing. Candidates for this position must be eligible for registration with the Nurses Association of New Brunswick and maintain registration when appointed. The anticipated date of employment is July 2, 2013. All appointments are subject to final budgetary approval.

The minimum educational requirements for this position are a completed Bachelor Degree in Nursing, and a Master Degree (completed or in progress) in Nursing or a health-related discipline. Nursing practice experience and demonstrated clinical leadership skills are required. University teaching experience is an asset for this position.

The Department of Nursing & Health Sciences is part of a fully accredited provincial nursing program and offers baccalaureate nursing education through a basic four-year full-time stream, a post-Registered Nurse degree completion stream, and a baccalaureate degree in health sciences. The Department also collaborates with the Faculty of Nursing at UNB Fredericton to offer a MN program. UNB Saint John is located adjacent to a large teaching hospital.

Review of applications will begin March 1, 2013. Applicants should submit written copies of a curriculum vitae, a statement of nursing practice expertise and teaching interest to:
Dr. Linda Yetman,
Chair, Department of Nursing & Health Sciences
University of New Brunswick
P.O. Box 5050,
Saint John, New Brunswick, E2L 4L5
Fax: 506-648-5784

Three letters of reference must also be forwarded to the same address.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Applicants should indicate current citizenship status. The University of New Brunswick is committed to the principle of employment equity. Only those candidates that are short-listed will be contacted for an interview.


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