School of Nursing
Temporary Lecturer (Two Positions) Spring 2015
Kean University is a vibrant and diverse institution offering world-class education in more than 48 undergraduate and 35 graduate programs. Kean distinguishes itself through excellence in academics, strategic investments in both research and cultural facilities and initiatives and a commitment to the success of every student. Dedicated to preparing students for rewarding careers, lifelong learning and fulfilling lives, Kean offers a broad range of disciplines, the expertise of a diverse and world-savvy faculty and a student-centered learning environment and campus community. The University sits on three adjoining campus sites in Union County, New Jersey covering 180 acres, two miles from Newark Liberty International Airport and thirty minutes from New York City, with an additional location in Ocean County, New Jersey. Kean University also operates a unique, additional location in Wenzhou-China, where development of a full-scale campus is currently underway.
A Lecturer is a full-time employee who teaches 30 credits per academic year and provides student and learning support services during the assigned periods. The Lecturer holds a strong commitment to teaching; maintains office and advising hours for students; actively participates in the university community; and does related work as required. Positions are one semester, temporary appointments effective January 5, 2015. Teaching assignments and related responsibilities may include day, evening, weekend and online courses. Interest or experience in using advanced instructional technologies to improve the teaching/learning process is highly desirable. Courses may be taught at the Union campus and/or the Ocean County College campus in Toms River, New Jersey or other locations as indicated below.
Nursing – to assume teaching responsibilities for both didactic and clinical areas, as well as academic and career advisement in the RN-BSN program at our Union and Ocean sites.
Qualifications: Master’s degree in Nursing or a related field; current Registered Nurse license in the State of New Jersey or the equivalent; and a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the post-secondary level is required. An earned research doctorate in Nursing or a related field (or dissertation phase) in nursing from an accredited program; experience as a nursing educator; and current clinical experience is preferred.
Contact: Dr. Jan O. Kaminsky, Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application Information : Please send cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts and contact information for three professional references by email to the appropriate contact listed above or mail to: Kean University, 1000 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until appointment is made. Official transcripts for all degrees and three current letters of recommendation are required before appointment.