Limited-term Faculty Appointment, French Nursing Program
The School of Nursing and Allied Health Professions at Laurentian University invites applications for a 12-month limited-term Faculty appointment, with duties to be assigned in French nursing programs.
Laurentian University, located in Sudbury, Ontario, serves over 8000 students and is one of two bilingual universities in the province of Ontario. Committed to its bilingual, tri-cultural mandate, Laurentian University offers an outstanding university experience in English and French with a comprehensive approach to Indigenous education.
Laurentian’s beautiful, forested campus is surrounded by fresh-water lakes, conservation lands and hundreds of kilometres of cross-country and hiking trails. Your commute can be life-changing: you might cycle, ski, snowshoe or kayak to work, and you can take a lunch break at Laurentian’s private beach. The university is situated in the geographic centre of Greater Sudbury, northern Ontario’s major urban centre (population 160,000). Laurentian University has close and productive ties to Science North, SNOLAB, Health Sciences North and two post-secondary partners, Collège Boréal and Cambrian College.
About the Position
The incumbent will teach primarily in the French Nurse Practitioner program but may also be called upon to teach in the other francophone nursing programs.
● Fully bilingual in French and English.
● Licensed as a Nurse Practitioner in Ontario (registered nurse extended class), or in another jurisdiction with the intention to receive a NP license in Ontario prior to commencing this position.
● Completion of a Master's degree in nursing or related field
● At least 4 years full time practice as a Nurse Practitioner
● Recent teaching experience at the university level
● Participation in research is an asset.
Applications should be sent as PDF files to firstname.lastname@example.org. and should include
● curriculum vitae,
● statements of teaching and research interests,
● and contact information for three academic references
Review of applications will begin on June 15, 2022, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Laurentian University is an inclusive and welcoming community and encourages applications from members of equity-seeking communities including women, racialized and Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of all sexual orientations and gender identities/expressions. Laurentian University's bilingualism policy (Section 7.3.b) provides a provision regarding the language requirement for persons self-identifying as First Nations, Métis or Inuit. (https://laurentian.ca/bilingualism) The successful applicant will be part of the Laurentian University Faculty Association (LUFA). Of interest, candidates are welcome to consult the Collective Agreement at www.lufappul.ca.
Laurentian University is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier free experience to applicants with accessibility needs. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage during the recruitment process. Please contact the Office of the Vice-President, Academic and Provost for more information.
All qualified persons are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.
To comply with federal laws, the University is obliged to gather statistical information as to how many applicants for each job vacancy are Canadian citizens / permanent residents of Canada. Applicants need not identify their country of origin or citizenship; however, all applications must include one of the following statements: “I am a Canadian citizen / permanent resident of Canada”; OR, “I am not a Canadian citizen / permanent resident of Canada”. Applications that do not include this information will be deemed incomplete.
All positions are subject to budgetary approval.