Instructor and Coordinator of Nursing

Webster University in Missouri

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted August 29, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

Academic Year 2014-15


The Department of Nursing at Webster University invite applications for a non-tenure track instructor appointment in Nursing beginning August, 2014.  MSN required, doctoral degree preferred. This is an annual, renewable appointment.


This is a twelve (12) month academic position.


Duties include teaching 5 courses and administering the nursing programs for the Kansas City Extended Campus under the direction and supervision of the Chair of the Nursing program and in collaboration with the regional director of Kansas City Metro campus. This individual will also identify and partner with healthcare organizations to refer their employees to Webster University; cultivate strong relationships with Webster University partners, stay current with trends and initiatives within nursing, gather and communicate strategic information and recommend marketing changes or modifications, as appropriate, and serve as the nursing program representative for the Kansas City Extended Campus at professional meetings and functions.  (9course load for year with 4 course releases)


Incumbent is also responsible for recruiting BSN and MSN students, advising BSN and MSN students of program options, policies, and procedures, and supporting the Midwest extended campuses in the region with the recruitment of online students.    This individual will orient new BSN and MSN faculty to University and program policies and procedures.


This individual will be responsible for the day to day operations of the KC nursing programs, which includes, but is not limited to: Scheduling course offerings for each term, assigning faculty to courses, maintaining faculty employment files and clinical contract files.


It is expected that the individual will engage in professional development and other activities to support the nursing department, and participate in department, college, and university governance activities, and other university events. Travel to the St. Louis campus and Missouri extended campuses may occasionally occur.


Webster University, founded in 1915, is a private, multi-campus and international institution with academic programs in over 100 locations in the United States, Europe, and Asia ( 


Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


Applicants should forward: (1) a cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) statement of teaching philosophy, (4) teaching evaluations, (5) statement of research interests and relevant publications, and (6) at least three professional (former graduate faculty and clinical supervisors) letters of references.


Please mail application materials to Nursing Search Committee, Webster University, 470 E. Lockwood Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri, 63119-3194.


Webster University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action educator and employer. We are committed to maintaining a culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber. We strongly encourage applications from those who identify as diverse in terms of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, and/or veteran status.