College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Department of Community Nursing
Part-Time Lecturer Positions
The Department of Community Nursing invites applications for Part-time Lecturer (PTL) positions at the undergraduate and graduate level. Positions are available for clinical and didactic assignments. Part-time faculty are expected to engage in course-based continuous quality improvement/assessment per college processes and be committed to rapid pedagogical and other academic process changes as driven by environmental conditions.
Undergraduate Level Teaching:
Opportunities primarily include clinical agency, clinical skills laboratory, and/or simulation instruction in community, psychiatric mental-health, pediatric, and maternal child health pre-licensure and accelerated BS clinical courses. Didactic teaching opportunities are available in the RNBS track and possibly other tracks.
Preferred applicants for clinical education assignments will have a Master’s Degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited program, recent clinical practice experience, and clinical education experience in higher education or a healthcare institution. Applicants with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing and at least 5 years of current clinical practice experience or enrollment in a Nursing graduate program will be considered for clinical teaching.
Applicants for didactic assignments will have a graduate degree in Nursing from a regionally accredited program and recent relevant practice experience. Preferred applicants will have teaching experience in higher education or a healthcare institution.
Graduate Level Teaching:
Applicants will have the appropriate level graduate degree in nursing from a regionally accredited program or its equivalent, as required for the teaching assignment. Applicants will have teaching experience in higher education or a healthcare institution and recent practice experience relevant to the teaching assignment.
All applicants will have an active RN license in Massachusetts or eligibility for RN licensure in MA.
Applicants must be authorized for employment in the U.S. on a full-time basis. Employment-based visa sponsorship is not available.
One of five colleges at the university, The College of Nursing and Health Sciences has an enrollment of over 700 nursing students, including traditional, accelerated, and RN-BS undergraduates as well as graduate students in Master’s, DNP, and PhD programs. All programs are fully accredited by the CCNE through 2026.
Please submit a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information for three professional references.
Screening will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.