Adjunct Clinical Faculty – Second Degree BSN Program (Part-Time)


Carlow University's Department of Nursing is seeking a MSN prepared medical/surgical nurse with a minimum of three years of recent bedside experience to serve in the role of part-time clinical faculty in the Second Degree BSN program. We are currently seeking applicants to teach clinical during the 2017-2018 academic year. The position requires 16-20 hours a week, with availability on Tuesdays in the fall semester, with other hours being flexible. Clinical courses will include Health Assessment, Nursing Fundamentals and Medical Surgical Nursing. Experience teaching pre-licensure students in a skills lab with simulation and clinical settings is preferred.

Carlow University is a comprehensive Catholic University located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1929 by the Sisters of Mercy, Carlow is situated in a culturally rich and diverse urban setting.  Carlow is recognized for educating traditional students and adult learners for a lifetime of ethical leadership and service.

Candidates must demonstrate and reflect understanding of and commitment to the mission and core values of the University and the Sisters of Mercy and experience working with diverse populations.

Position requirements:

  • MSN required; enrollment in a MSN program would be acceptable;
  • 3 years of recent bedside experience.

Carlow University employees commit themselves to the highest standards of ethical conduct.  They commit to act with integrity, treat others with respect and dignity, carefully steward the University's resources, avoid conflicts of interest or commitment, maintain confidentiality, and to comply with legal and professional obligations.

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Carlow University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We strive for a campus that reflects our urban setting and is inclusive of underrepresented groups to enhance our University community. 


Full/Part/FT&PT: Part-time
Department: Nursing
Contact Name/Title: Search Committee
Contact Address: Carlow University 3333 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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