Sessional Instructor - School of Nursing (Winter/Spring 2017)

Competition Number: 
Position Type: 
Sessional Opening
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Date of Posting: 
November 22, 2016
School of Nursing
Sessional Instructor
Winter/Spring 2017

The School of Nursing, University of Prince Edward Island has a sessional teaching opportunity in N601:  Advanced Human Physiology & Pathophysiology, for the Winter/Spring 2017 semester.  This position is subject to budgetary approval.

This course discusses the function of human organ systems, emphasizing disease states. Seminars and independent study will focus on how to diagnose diseases, minimize disease risk and formulate therapeutic management plans.

Lecture: 3 hours per week

Dates: January 3, 2017 to May 19, 2017


Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in Nursing or Masters of Science or a related discipline.  Doctoral preparation is preferred.  Strong expertise in human physiology and pathophysiology is required.  Previous experience in teaching is an asset.

Preference will be given to qualified candidates with seniority on the UPEI Sessional Roster, and to those with experience in teaching university level courses.

Application Instructions:
Curriculum vitae and two letters of reference should be sent to:

Dr. Gulrose Jiwani, Dean
School of Nursing
University of Prince Edward Island
550 University Avenue
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 4P3
Phone:  (902)566-0788
Fax:  (902)566-0777

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

Closing date for applications is December 6, 2016

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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