Nursing Clinical Instructor - Durant Campus

College of Health and Sciences Hiring Advertisement School of Nursing - Clinical Instructor--Durant Campus

ECU is a student-centered regional state university located in Ada, Oklahoma.  ECU offers thirty-three undergraduate baccalaureate degree programs in arts, business, education, mathematics, sciences, nursing, and the social sciences; and six master's degrees in accounting, education, human resources, psychology, management, and water resources. ECU's 4,200 (average) students come from 35 countries and 22 different states.  About 65% of the 147 full-time faculty hold doctorates.

Nursing Clinical Instructor Responsibilities: Activities required of  a full-time clinical instructor in the School ofNursing include 1) exemplary clinical teaching; 2) supervising clinical students, 3) completing formative and summative student evaluations and end-of-the-semester  evaluation of clinical facilities ; 4) communicating with Course Coordinators on at least a weekly basis, including participation in orientation sessions; 5) evaluating clinical papers per rubric and proving feedback to students in a timely manner; 6) maintaining effective relationships with clinical facilities personnel; 7) using the course syllabus and clinical objectives to guide clinical learning activities; 8) following ECU School of Nursing policies for clinical instructors; e.g., dress code, clinical time frame; conferring with the Course Coordinator and/or Program Coordinator as indicated if student issues arise; 9) ensuring that students are receiving optimal learning experiences; and 10) performing teaching responsibilities within ECU's guidelines, professional and ethical parameters.

Specific Teaching Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate clinical courses in nursing. (27 faculty load hours per year)


Required:  Master's degree in nursing from an accredited program and two years, full-time practice as a registered nurse in a clinical setting.  Must have an unencumbered RN license in Oklahoma, or the ability to get obtain one before start date.

Preferred:  Medical-surgical/critical care, psychiatric and community health experience or experience in other nursing specialty areas.  Experience with college-level clinical teaching preferred .  A demonstrated commitment to outstanding teaching;  excellent oral and written communication skills;   the demonstrated ability to utilize clinical  technology;  and a commitment to quality improvement.


TO APPLY: Send letter of application; resume; statement of teaching philosophy; transcripts; name, addresses, phone numbers ofthree professiona l references; and *Disc losure Statement      to  Employment Services, East Centra l University, 1100 E. 141 Street, PMB D-2, Ada, OK 74820 or Application review will begin July 15, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Starting date is August 2017 or January 2018. For more information about ECU, visit our web site at http://www .ecok .edu