Adjunct Clinical Faculty: Nursing


Carlow University, a private, Catholic, liberal arts, comprehensive University in Pittsburgh, PA. Carlow University was founded in 1929 by the Sisters of Mercy, an international community of Roman Catholic women with a mission to serve the poor, the sick, and the uneducated. Carlow, an institution grounded in the liberal arts while also offering strong professional programs, is committed to engaging its diverse community in a process of life-long learning, scholarship, research, and service. Degrees are offered at the baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral levels. Carlow is recognized as a College of Distinction, a Catholic College of Distinction, and a Pennsylvania College of Distinction for 2016-17. Carlow has also been selected by Abound as a provider of Top Degrees for Adult Undergraduates for 2017 and is regionally ranked by US News & World Report. The University was recently named one of Money Magazine's "Best Colleges for Your Money."

Carlow University's Department of Nursing invites applications for nurses who are MSN prepared or currently enrolled in a program with a minimum of three years of recent clinical experience to serve in the role of part-time clinical faculty in the BSN programs. We are currently seeking applicants to teach clinical in the fall semester in the following specialty areas:



  • Traditional BSN Program 15-week sophomore level HEALTH ASSESSMENT
  •  Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and/or Fridays from 7:00am to 12:00pm 8/27/18 to 12/7/18 in the Simulation Lab and Inpatient Hospital Units
  • Traditional BSN Program 15-week junior level MEDICAL/SURGICAL Nursing
  • Wednesdays and/or Fridays from 6:30am to 1:00pm 8/29/18-12/7/18 in the Simulation Lab and Inpatient Hospital Units.
  • Traditional BSN Program 8-week senior level
  • CRITICAL CARE Nursing 6:30am to 3:30pm in the ICU setting 8/28/18-10/10/18 and 10/16/18-12/5/18.


  • 2nd Degree BSN Program 8-week sophomore level HEALTH ASSESSMENT
  • Mondays/Tuesdays 1:00pm-5:00pm 8/27/18-10/10/18
  • Mondays and/or Wednesdays 7:00am to 11:00am and Tuesdays 1:00pm to 5:00pm 10/22/18-12/5/18, in the Simulation Lab and Inpatient Hospital Units;

Candidates must demonstrate and reflect understanding of and commitment to the mission and core values of the University and the Sisters of Mercy and experience working with diverse populations.


  1. MSN required (MSN enrolled would be acceptable);
  2. 3 years of recent bedside experience.

Carlow University employees commit themselves to the highest standards of ethical conduct.  They commit to act with integrity, treat others with respect and dignity, carefully steward the University's resources, avoid conflicts of interest or commitment, maintain confidentiality, and to comply with legal and professional obligations.

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Carlow University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We strive for a campus that reflects our urban setting and is inclusive of underrepresented groups to enhance our University community.

Full/Part/FT&PT: Part-time
Department: Nursing
Contact Name/Title: Search Committee
Contact Address: Carlow University 3333 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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