Date of Posting: October 23, 2017
Course Title: Nursing 3035 Complex Care of Older Adults (0.5 FCE)
Session: Winter Term
January 8, 2018 - April 6, 2018
Method of Delivery: This course is an on-campus, face-to-face course.
Course Description: Examines concepts and theories relevant to older-adult aging and to the holistic health and function of older persons. Included are the heterogeneity of older adults, normal aging changes, and health-related conditions and their causes. Also examined are environmental and socially constructed conditions that influence gerontological nursing practice and ultimately older-adult wellbeing. The focus will be on broad approaches to risk identification and protection.
Preferred Qualifications: The successful applicant will be a Registered Nurse with relevant clinical experience, expertise, and graduate preparation in nursing. Previous teaching of the respective course is considered an asset.
Applications should include: Application packages should include, in a single PDF document: Cover letter, current CV, student evaluation of teaching (if previous teaching experience), and the names of three (3) references.
Send Applications to:
Name: Audrey Drebit
Closing Date: Friday, November 10, 2017
Position is subject to budgetary approval.
Lakehead University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal persons and persons with disabilities. We appreciate your interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted