UAA School of Nursing - Adjunct Faculty
Company: University of Alaska
Posted on: September 15, 2023
UAA School of Nursing - Adjunct Faculty
+ Job Number: 524705
+ Classification:Temporary Faculty - Credit
+ Grade:Adjunct Faculty Credit Variable
+ Work type: Adjunct Faculty, On Campus
+ Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage
+ School/Business unit:UAA College of Health
+ Location: Anchorage
+ Categories: Education/Instructional, Health Profession
Position Summary:The School of Nursing is seeking applications for
adjunct faculty. Adjunct positions are on a semester-by-semester
contract basis. Successful acceptance into the adjunct pool does
not guarantee an offer of a contract. Many School of Nursing
adjunct positions are clinically based assignments in Alaska,
primarily in the Anchorage area.
100% Use clinical experience to serve as an instructor, mentor and
role model, to facilitate learning opportunities and guidance for
nursing students at various levels of learning from associate and
bachelors level in the clinical and/or skills lab and/or simulation
setting. Ability to promote critical thinking through providing
feedback on students' clinical paperwork when needed and evaluate
students progress throughout the learning process. Participate in
team meeting to allow involvement with other faculty to plan,
implement, and evaluate existing clinical nursing curriculum
providing expertise for the clinical setting. To support the
foundations of the University of Alaska School of nursing to
include the mission to promote health and well-being of people and
communities by fostering excellence and innovation in nursing
education, research and health care and vision to be a leader in
the transformation of nursing in Alaska dedicated to improving
local and global health outcomes standing on foundational core
values of Excellence, Respect, Integrity and Caring to build the
nurses of the future generations. Essential
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:Candidates will be evaluated on
suitability of their academic preparation, clinical experience, and
potential for providing high quality instruction to undergraduate
students. Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Experience
working with private and public external constituencies. Ability to
advocate for the university, School of Nursing mission, vision and
core values and student success.
Preferred Experience & Education:
Clinical experience required in one of the following areas:
Community Health, Psych/Mental Health, OB, Medical
Experience in additional clinical specialty is preferred.
Required Experience & Education:
Must hold a minimum of baccalaureate degree in nursing.
Must be eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse in State of
Masters Degree in Nursing is preferred.
Salary is based on the number of previous semesters teaching
experience within the University of Alaska.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
To be considered for this position, applicants must upload the
following documents to their online application: Cover letter
Resume/CV, Names and contact information of three professional
references, Copy of unofficial transcript, Copy of current BLS,
Copy of current nursing license
Upon hire, candidates must provide official transcripts.
This is a pooled position, which means that the position remains
open over the entire academic year.
*To be eligible for this position, applicants must be legally
authorized to work in the United States without restriction.
Applicants who now or may in the future require visa sponsorship to
work in the United States are not eligible.
This is an at-will, union represented adjunct position, and may be
canceled based upon the needs of the university.
This position is represented by United Academic Adjuncts,
The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing
reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities
throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance
in completing this application or during any phase of the interview
process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at
UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits
illegal discrimination against any
The successful applicant is required to complete a background
check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background
Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is
subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records
If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact
Kristin Lutz at email@example.com
Advertised: 01 Jul 2023 Alaskan Daylight Time
Applications close: 30 Jun 2024 Alaskan Daylight Time
Keywords: University of Alaska, Anchorage , UAA School of Nursing - Adjunct Faculty, Healthcare , Anchorage, Alaska
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