School of Nursing

Contract Lecturer Positions
Application Deadline: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 11:59pm

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 includeApplication 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