The Duquesne University School of Nursing (SON) is a nationally recognized pioneer in nursing education. Our nursing faculty is dedicated to creating an educational environment grounded in the practice of ethical, holistic, and culturally competent care for vulnerable populations.
The School of Nursing (SON) is currently seeking Adjunct, Clinical Faculty to teach in our Undergraduate program. The successful candidate will teach clinically in our Bachelor of Science and Second Degree undergraduate tracks.
The successful candidate will be instructing students in a clinical setting in Pittsburgh, PA or the surrounding areas. Successful candidates will be allowed to teach at most 6 credits during a term. The days of the teaching assignment vary depending on the clinical schedule of the course. After hiring, assignments are made by the Undergraduate Director of Adjunct Faculty and Clinical Affairs. To learn more about Duquesne University and the School of nursing, visit: www.duq.edu/nursing.
BSN in Nursing
Clinical expertise in subject area to be taught: Adult Health, Critical Care, Behavioral Health, Community Health, Pediatrics, Obstetrics, or Gerontology
Valid/Unencumbered Pennsylvania Nursing License (candidates applying without a PA License, if hired, would need to secure a license prior to beginning teaching assignment)
MSN in Nursing
Preference will be given to the candidate with successful teaching experience at the university or college level
Demonstrated commitment to the profession as evidenced in record of professional leadership or public service
Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit, Duquesne University values equality of opportunity as an educational institution and as an employer. We aspire to attract and sustain a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic goals and enriches our campus community. We particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples through our charter membership in this region's HERC (http://www.hercjobs.org/oh-western-pa-wv/).
We invite applicants for this position to learn more about our university and its Spiritan heritage by visiting http://www.duq.edu/about/mission-and-identity/mission-statement. Those invited to campus for an interview may be asked about ways in which they see their talents contributing to the continued growth of our community and furthering its mission.
Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty and staff job applications electronically. Please submit a letter of intent that outlines the reason for application to the position and a personal philosophy of teaching, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three confidential references to http://apply.interfolio.com/48465.
Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.
Duquesne University, a private, Catholic institution, prides itself on being mission-centered and mission-driven. Our employees contribute to our culture of academic excellence and our mission of serving God by serving students. In turn, they enjoy a supportive working environment that values individual talents, encourages teamwork and rewards accomplishments.
A nationally ranked top-tier university, Duquesne has established a legacy of excellence in liberal and professional education. Our 14:1 student-faculty ratio allows our students to work closely with expert faculty. Duquesne has also won accolades and recognition among the nation’s top 20 small research schools for our research initiatives and faculty productivity.
Situated on a 50-acre campus within the city, Duquesne provides a small-town feel in an urban setting. The Pittsburgh region offers a variety of cultural, education and professional opportunities, as well as a safe and affordable lifestyle.
We strive to attract, recruit and retain a dynamic, diverse workforce. Our employees benefit from an array of campus resources that provide convenience and cost savings, including a variety of dining options, a full-ser...vice Starbucks, a retail bank and credit union, a fitness center and year-round wellness programs and onsite parking. Employees also may take advantage of the many educational, cultural and sporting events sponsored by the university.