Clinical Instructor - Obstetrics, Undergraduate Program, University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI

Posted: Tuesday, August 27, 2019

General Description:

The University of Michigan, School of Nursing (UMSN), Office of Undergraduate Studies is seeking a highly productive faculty member, who is energized about their science and enthusiastic about educating and mentoring others. The selected individual will teach in the area of Obstetrics Nursing and will provide excellence in clinical education. The position is full-time 9-month, and the successful candidate's practice will be in an obstetrics nursing setting inclusive of the Ann Arbor campus and/or the surrounding areas, including Detroit metro, as well as other focused areas. 

The clinical instructor hired will be a full-time member of the School of Nursing on the clinical track working with students and staff in practice. The selected candidate would provide clinical instruction to assigned students in collaboration with colleagues and clinical staff. Among the expectations for this position include provide supervision, feedback, and evaluation for student learning and performance; work with faculty in related courses to develop learning activities and student evaluation methods; work closely with specialty  lead to monitor student performance and address clinical and student situations that arise; work in focused area of practice with clinical leaders and students on quality improvement, outcomes, and effectiveness; build on personal clinical practice and scholarship; participate in meetings and group activities that foster the advancement of education, scholarship, and practice within the school of nursing and clinical agencies. The School of Nursing values diversity highly.  All people, including those who belong to groups underrepresented in nursing, are encouraged to apply.

The position is expected to be filled immediately for the 2019-2020 academic year. We are soliciting applications from emerging as well as established scholars. Applicants will be considered for the rank listed above, depending on experience and scholarly productivity.  Applicants must have demonstrated expertise in the advance practice role.  Diversity is highly valued and applications from members of groups underrepresented in nursing are encouraged.  The University of Michigan is a world-class research institution. The School of Nursing offers a range of accredited educational programs and is consistently ranked among the top nursing schools in the country. Please visit for more information about the school.

Submission Requirements:

A cover letter and current curriculum vitae must be uploaded online via the U-M Careers website for Job ID 177330.

In addition to applying online, applicants are requested to view the full job posting on the U-M Careers website and to submit the remaining materials for the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, University of Michigan, School of Nursing as directed.


  • A Master's degree is required with a focus in obstetrics preferred; doctoral degree preferred.
  • A nursing license in the State of Michigan is required for this position (current licensure or willingness to obtain licensure).
  • Prior to start date must be in compliance with all health requirements, orientations, licenses/certifications, policies and procedures both internal and external to the University for your assigned classroom(s) and/or clinical site(s).
  • Desire work that engages in the educational mission, with progressive successful mastery of teaching skills, and developing scholarly activities.
  • Demonstrated high-level competence in advanced clinical practice.
  • Demonstrated excellent communication, networking and relationship building skills.
  • Current clinical practice experience in an advanced practice role.
  • Evidence of potential for clinical scholarship.
  • Demonstrated ability to participate in the development and implementation of innovative curricular activities.
  • A reputation among colleagues for outstanding achievements and recognized contributions in their field of expertise.
  • Evidence of service in practice and professional organizations.


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