|Title:||Adjunct Professor, Nursing|
|Location:||801 North Capitol Street|
Number of Vacancies: 4
Area of Consideration: Open to the Public
Employment Status: Part -Time, Temporary
Pay Plan, Series & Grade: ES0000/0000/01
Salary Range: varies based on assignment
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Location: 801 North Capitol Street, NE
Brief Description of Duties
The University of the District of Columbia is a public land grant institution of higher learning dedicated to providing quality, career focused undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students with the knowledge, skills, and credentials needed to launch, enhance, or change careers.
The University of the District of Columbia Community College (UDC-CC), a branch campus of the University of the District of Columbia (UDC), is seeking an Adjunct Faculty member of the Associate of Applied Science in Nursing (AASN) program to be responsible for the clinical portion. The successful candidate will report to the Director of Nursing. All core courses are held at the UDC-CC main location, 801 North Capitol Street NE. However, there may be times the individual is expected to teach at more than one location.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Provide laboratory and clinical instruction.
- Teach assigned clinical as specified in the schedule and course contract.
- Recruit, advise and assist with the retention of students; answer student inquiries (emails) in a timely manner.
- Engage in scholarly activities and community services.
- Teach clinical during the day, evening, and/or weekend; may include more than one campus site.
- Attend all meetings, ceremonies, and official functions as specified by the Chief Academic Officer, Chief Community College Officer and/or Dean.
- Attend one or more orientation session(s) to become familiar with the Institution’s mission and teaching philosophy, policies, and procedures and the learning management system.
- Adhere to and fulfill all ACEN standards; also assist in the development of an effective means of assessing student learning outcomes in accordance with ACEN standards.
- Adhere to University policies and guideline in all matters concerning academics, student and staff conduct.
- Use the Learning Management System (LMS), Blackboard, to manage courses.
Minimum Job Requirement
A Master’s degree in Nursing with a clinical focus in adult health nursing is required. Must be registered or eligible for license in the District of Columbia. Recent clinical and teaching experience is necessary. Applicant must have knowledge of current nursing practices and an understanding of program objectives.
Information to Applicant
Condition of Employment: Temporary employment may be ended at anytime with or without cause.
Collective Bargaining Unit: Dependent upon certain criteria, this position may be eligible for representation and require payment of union fees through direct payroll deduction.
Employment Benefits: Due to the temporary nature of this appointment, this position is ineligible for benefits.
Equal Opportunity Employer: The District of Columbia Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, matriculation, physical handicap, or political affiliation.
Notice of Non-Discrimination: In accordance with the D.C. Human Rights Act of 1977, as amended, D.C. Official Code, Section 2-1401.01 et. seq., (Act) the University of the District of Columbia does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived: race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, familial status, family responsibilities, matriculation, political affiliation, genetic information, disability. Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination which is also prohibited by the Act. In addition, harassment based on any of the above protected categories is prohibited by the Act. Discrimination in violation of the Act will not be tolerated. Violators will be subject to disciplinary action.
Veterans Preference: Applicants claiming veteran’s preference must submit official proof at the time of application.
Drug-Free Workplace: Pursuant to the requirements of the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the individual selected to fill this position will, as a condition of employment, be required to notify his/her immediate supervisor, in writing, not later than five (5) days after conviction of any criminal drug statute occurring in the workplace.
Background Investigation: Employment with the University of the District of Columbia is contingent upon a satisfactory background investigation. The determination of a "satisfactory background investigation" is made at the sole discretion of the University of the District of Columbia. The University may refuse to hire a finalist, rescind an offer of employment to a finalist or review and may terminate the employment of a current employee based on the results of a background investigation.
Disposition of Resume: Resumes received outside the area of consideration and/or after the closing date will not be given consideration. You must resubmit your resume to receive consideration for any subsequent advertised position vacancies. For the purpose of employment, resumes are not considered job applications. Therefore, if selected for employment a UDC application will be required.
Job Offers: Official Job Offers are made by the University of the District of Columbia, Office of Talent Management Only.
Contact Information: All inquiries related to employment and job applications should be directed to UDC Office of Human Resources at (202) 274-5380.
The University of the District of Columbia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For a full version of the University’s EO Policy Statement, please visit: http://www.udc.edu/equal opportunity/.