Lecturer of Nursing- Medical Surgical

Carroll University in Wisconsin

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted May 13, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Starting Date: September, 2014


Qualifications: BSN and MSN required. Preference will be given to applicants with pediatric experience, and have a documented record of teaching and clinical expertise.  Current Registered Nurse licensure or eligibility for licensure in the State of Wisconsin is required.

Responsibilities: The primary responsibilities of the position include teaching, clinical, and scholarly activity, and program and university service.  Teaching within the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program includes junior and senior medical surgical nursing practicums and weekly laboratory sessions.  Final course assignments will depend upon department needs as well as the preferences of the successful candidate. There is also the opportunity to teach in the universitys Pioneer Core general education program. 


Salary: Commensurate with qualifications.

The Program: The Department of Nursing is in the College of Natural Sciences, Health Sciences, and Business. The department offers Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and has approximately 340 students in the nursing major. The BSN program is approved by the Wisconsin State Board of Nursing and accredited by CCNE through December 2020.  Since 2010, Carroll nursing graduates    have an NCLEX RN pass rate of 98%-100%. The nursing department faculty members have a record of scholarship and service. A full-time laboratory staff member coordinates two state-of-the art Nursing Skills and Simulation laboratories. Current practicum affiliations include health systems in southeastern Wisconsin and community health agencies.


The College: The College of Natural Sciences, Health Sciences and Business offers undergraduate and graduate programs through six departments - Life Sciences (animal behavior, biology, environmental science, psychology); Computational and Physical Sciences (actuarial science, applied physics/engineering, chemistry, computational science, computer science, information technology, mathematics, physics, software engineering); Health and Medical Sciences (health science-radiological sciences and medial sonography, physical and health education, physician assistant studies, public health, sports and recreation management, therapeutic recreation),  Human Movement Sciences (athletic training, exercise science, exercise physiology, physical therapy); Nursing (BSN, RN to BSN, MSN); and Business, Economics and Accounting.  The College has a strong staff of academic administrative and support personnel.


The University: Founded in 1846, Carroll University is an independent, co-educational comprehensive institution grounded in the liberal arts tradition. The Pioneer Core general education curriculum has a strong emphasis on developing intercultural awareness and includes cross-cultural immersion experiences.  Carroll University is located in suburban Waukesha, 16 miles west of Milwaukee and 60 miles east of Madison. The University serves approximately 3,540 full-time and part-time students. The University, though intentionally ecumenical and non-sectarian in approach, is related to the Presbyterian Church, USA.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit as attachments to an email with the subject line Instructional Staff/ Lecturer of Nursing-Medical Surgical Clinical in Word or PDF format 1) a letter of application, 2) curriculum vitae, and 3) statement of teaching philosophy to facapp@carrollu.edu.

Final applicants will be asked to submit graduate transcripts and three letters of reference.

Carroll University is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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