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Adjunct PT Lecturer I or II: Family Nurse Practitioner/Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program

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Position Status: Faculty, Part-time temporary
Location: San Diego
Position Type: Faculty, School of Nursing and Health Science

Position Title & Department:

 Adjunct PT Lecturer I or II: Family Nurse Practitioner/Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program
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Department Description:

The University of San Diego's Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science (HSON) is a community of progressive scholars and practitioners in an intellectually rigorous, research-intensive environment. Driven by compassion with action, the HSON will actively support your personal and professional growth. We prepare the next generation of nurse scientists, leaders, advanced clinicians, and informaticists to meet humanity's most urgent needs — with compassion and with intellectual rigor.

University Description:

The University of San Diego, a contemporary and engaged Contemporary Catholic institution, was founded by the Diocese of San Diego and the Society of the Sacred Heart in 1949. Governed by an independent board of trustees since 1972, USD remains committed to a liberal arts education grounded in the Catholic intellectual tradition and the pursuit of truth, goodness and beauty. Inspired by this centuries old tradition of Catholic higher education, the University welcomes people of all faith traditions and any, or no, religious background. The future success of USD relies on the contributions of those who seek to foster the development of engaged global citizens and an earnest confrontation of humanity’s urgent challenges.

Detailed Description:

The Dual track Family Nurse Practitioner/Pediatric Nurse Practitioner program is looking to hire two to three non-tenure track, non-benefited adjunct faculty to teach pediatric content in Family Nurse Practitioner and Pediatric Nurse Practitioner courses.  The incumbent(s) will write and deliver lecture content, writing and revising exam questions, and be available to answer student questions.  In addition, the incumbent(s) will serve as simulation faculty for pediatric focused Observed Standardized Clinical Experiences (OSCEs) and Mock-OSCEs.

Fall, 2024: 

Classes run from September 4- December 13, no classes 11/27-11/29

APNC 521 APRN Physical Assessment and Diagnosis

NPTC 604 Primary Care IIA: Focuses on assessment and management of common acute health problems with less emphasis on chronic health problems in individuals across the lifespan in primary care settings by the nurse practitioner.

NPTC 608 Primary Care IIIA: Focuses on the nurse practitioner’s assessment and management of common complex and/or unstable acute and chronic health problems in individuals across the lifespan in primary care settings.                   

NPTC 620: Pediatric Primary Care II. Focuses on complex and chronic conditions in pediatric primary care.

SPRING 2025:

NPTC 619: Pediatric Primary Care I:  Developmental and behavioral pediatrics in primary pediatric health care.  Primary care to children with selected special health care needs.


Special Conditions of Employment:

Effective June 1, 2023, based on CDC guidance, the University strongly encourages all campus members to stay up to date with Influenza and COVID-19 vaccination recommendations.  For more regarding information USD's COVID-19 protocols, please visit sandiego.edu/onward.

Background check:  Successful completion of a pre-employment background check.

Degree Verification Requirement: Persons offered employment in this position will be required to provide official education transcripts for degree verification purposes. 

Job Requirements:
  • Master of Science in Nursing required. Doctoral degree preferred. Certification as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP)
  • Current clinical practice as a Nurse Practitioner serving the pediatric population.
Posting Salary:

$2165-2265 per unit workload

The salary range provided in this posting reflects what we reasonably expect to pay for this position.  Actual compensation offered or earned is dependent on experience, education and other factors including departmental budget.

Special Application Instructions:
Resume and Cover Letter Required

Click the 'Apply Now' button to complete our online application. In addition, please upload a cover letter and resume to your application profile for the hiring managers’ review.  If you have any questions or difficulties please contact the Employment Services Team at jobs@sandiego.edu.

Additional Details:

The University of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.

The University of San Diego is a smoking and tobacco-free campus. For more information, visit www.sandiego.edu/smokefree.

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