UMSON hires adjunct faculty to provide clinical instruction to entry-level students in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program and Clinical Nurse Leader master's option and to teach in select undergraduate and graduate didactic courses at the Baltimore and Shady Grove locations. Master’s- and doctoral-prepared nurses are encouraged to send a cover letter outlining their expertise and desired area of teaching, as well as résumé/curriculum vitae, to Dean Jane Kirschling at email@example.com.
Individuals hired as adjunct clinical instructors are required to complete the following requirements within 30 days of their start date. Cost associated with the requirements are the responsibility of the employee. Additional information will be provided in the offer letter, as applicable.
- RN License (active, unrestricted and valid in jurisdiction of clinical instruction)
- Immunizations: (MMR, Varicella, DPT, Hepatitis B or declination)
- Annual flu vaccine, if clinical experience is between Oct. 1 and March 31
- Annual check of TB status (negative PPD or negative chest x-ray if PPD positive)
- Current CPR certification
- UMSON HIPAA Training
- UMSON FERPA Training
Our valued alumni, above all others, understand the importance of having skilled, experienced preceptors available throughout the community to work with students from UMSON as they complete their clinical requirements. Having successfully conquered the rigors of a UMSON degree program and transformed your education into practice, we look to our alumni to continue the learning cycle and to open their doors to students wishing to follow in their footsteps. If you are interested in helping to prepare a new generation of nurses by serving as a preceptor, call Kristy Novak at 410-706-0163 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.