Sessional Instructor - Faculty of Nursing (Winter 2020)
The Faculty of Nursing, University of Prince Edward Island has a sessional teaching opportunity in NURS 3050: Health Teaching, in the Winter Semester of 2020 academic year. This position is subject to final budgetary approval
NURS-3050 Health Teaching – Section II
In this course, students are introduced to theories and principles of teaching and learning within a primary health care context. The course focuses on the nurse's role as health educator and change agent in promoting healthier lifestyles and enhancing wellness through the use of an empowering approach. Students have an opportunity to apply theory and to develop teaching skills through participation in a variety of community-based teaching activities throughout the semester.
Lecture/Seminar: Total 3 hours per week. Thursday (January 3 – April 30, 2020)
Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in Nursing or related health discipline. A PhD in Nursing or health field will be an asset. 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.
Interested persons should enclose a cover letter, resume, a copy of current CRNPEI registration and the name, address and phone numbers of three referees, including most recent employer. Applications should be sent via e-mail in a pdf format indicating the Competition # on the Subject Line of the e-mail communication. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Applications can be sent to:
Dr. Jo-Ann MacDonald
Interim Dean, Faculty of Nursing
University of Prince Edward Island
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 November 19, 2019