Lecturer I,Flint Nursing

Michigan, United States
07 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Course Description

Synthesis of knowledge with practice as students provide care for a group of clients under the guidance of a preceptor in a hospital setting. Clinical faculty direct learning experiences tailored to students’ needs. Students present cases and use nursing and other theories to support their evidence-based nursing practice. Emphasis on critical thinking, proactive clinical judgment, self-assessment, inquiry, and the role and responsibilities of the professional nurse.


Salary: $5,400 - Doctorate prepared  $5,100 - Masters prepare       

The UM-Flint School of Nursing has a LEO opening for a NUR 435 (Synthesis of Nursing Knowledge and Practice) clinical instructor in the pre-licensure BSN program for the winter 2019 semester at Genesys/Ascension Hospital in Grand Blanc, Michigan.

  • Lead 12-14 students in a clinical experience at an acute care facility
  • Identify clinical teaching associates (CTAs) for each student and orient CTAs on their responsibilities
  • Facilitate clinical conferences with students on campus and grade clinical assignments
  • Make site visits and meet with students and CTAs 2-3 times/semester, including visits at the beginning of the student experience and at the end of the rotation
  • Communicate with CTA throughout the clinical experience about student performance, challenges and difficulties, and address any issues between students, CTAs, and agency staff
  • Terms and conditions of employment for this position are subject to the provisions of a Collective Bargaining Agreement between the University of Michigan and the Lecturers Employee Organization (LEO) and SRP Local 6244, AFL-CIO.

Required Qualifications*

  • Minimum MSN
  • Familiarity with Genesys/Ascension Hospital
  • Unencumbered RN license in the state of Michigan
  • Send letter of application addressing above qualifications; curriculum vitae; and names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to:  Denise Shourd, School of Nursing, University of Michigan-Flint, 303 E. Kearsley Street, Room 2180 White Building, Flint, MI 48502-1950, fax: 810-766-6851, or e-mail: dshourd@umflint.edu.

Background Screening

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U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.