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Adjunct faculty

With locations throughout Michigan, Davenport University serves more than 11,000 students at 12 campuses. With a long-standing reputation for practical learning, DU encourages students to think creatively and to recognize opportunity in a changing economy. Our students also are instilled with an appreciation for civic responsibility in the communities where they live and work.

Davenport University has exciting opportunities for you to join our nursing team. Immediate openings are available for an adjunct faculty position at our Warren campus for the approaching spring/summer and fall semesters. Davenport nursing adjunct instructors are given the opportunity to share their experiences in areas including med-surg, pediatrics, mental health, and OB with their students. Opportunities exist to teach in a variety of environments such as didactics, labs, and clinical settings.

As an Adjunct Faculty you will have the opportunity to share practical, hands-on experience in the classroom with students while establishing and promoting an effective learning environment for students with diverse interests, abilities, needs and expectations.


Adjunct faculty teach on a contractual basis per semester while demonstrating knowledge in the assigned teaching discipline. They will maintain and demonstrate a high level of professional ethics as they conduct classes in accordance to the established course outlines.

Qualified candidates for these roles must have an MSN, a PhD is preferred. These candidates will have the ability to work effectively with people of diverse backgrounds and promote a positive working environment. While teaching in a professional manner the candidate will demonstrate excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills, both written and oral.

Compensation & Benefits

DU offers Adjunct Faculty a competitive salary that is commensurate with experience. Additionally, Adjunct Faculty and qualified dependents are eligible to participate in our tuition remission program.

How to apply

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resume and cover letter by August 13, 2013.


To inquire, please submit resume and cover letter to the attention of Aleta Pillai at 


Davenport is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


posted may 2013