Instructor – BSN to MSN Program

Adjunct Instructors
College of Nursing & Allied Health * School of Nursing

RN to BSN Degree Completion Program * Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree

University Overview

Grantham University, established in 1951, is proud of its continuous commitment of service to service members, veterans, and their families, as well as the general public. Grantham University offers more than 50 associate, bachelor’s and master’s degree programs online. The University supplies adjunct instructor with the online course, ready to teach. Adjunct instructors may, at their discretion, integrate additional resources to enhance students’ mastery of the coursework. Courses are delivered through the Blackboard Learning Management System. As an adjunct instructor, you can make a difference in the lives of others!

Grantham University is seeking qualified, adjunct instructors to teach courses for the Master of Science in Nursing BSN to MSN degree completion programs. Specializations include: Organizational Leadership, Case Management, Nursing Education and Nursing Informatics. Courses involve: Transition to Professional Nursing, Health Assessment for RN’s, Theories and Research in Nursing, Introduction to Nursing Informatics, Nursing Leadership & Management, Community & Public Health Nursing, Case Management Concepts, and the BSN-MSN Capstone Project. Adjuncts teach graduate-level classes in a virtual setting.

Adjunct instructors are engaged as independent contractors and are not employees of the University. Adjunct instructors are responsible for providing their own equipment and work from their own chosen location.

Courses are offered the first and last week of the month. Courses are eight weeks in length and utilize the Blackboard Learning Management System. The course week runs Wednesday through Tuesday midnight. Prospective adjunct instructors must enroll in and successfully complete a GU 900 Instructor Training Course in order to be considered for an adjunct instructor contract.

Minimum Qualifications

Adjunct Nursing instructors teaching undergraduate courses must possess a current RN license and a minimum of a Master of Science degree in Nursing earned from an institution accredited by an accreditation agency recognized by the United States Department of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).Doctorate degree is preferred. For adjunct instructors holding degrees awarded by non-U.S. institutions, the institutions must be approved by the appropriate governmental or accreditation agency. For all adjuncts, 18 graduate credit hours in the field they will be teaching is required.

In addition, the following are required:

  • Online teaching experience
  • Student-centered instructional philosophy
  • Experience using MS Office to include Excel, Word
  • A webcam and high speed Internet access
  • Experience using the Blackboard Learning Management System is preferred
  • Must have a flexible schedule to teach in 8-week terms, Wednesday through Tuesday midnight
  • Able to answer emails and grade assignments within two calendar days

If interested in adjunct instructor opportunities, please, click Apply Now and submit your cover letter, curriculum vitae and unofficial graduate transcripts in one document.