Faculty Member - Clinical Sciences (Illinois) (Part-Time)
These teaching positions are within the NUHS College of
Professional Studies located in Lombard, IL, specifically for
courses in the Ethical Practice Management Program, in both the
Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine and Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine
The primary responsibility of this position is as adjunct
faculty in the Clinical Sciences Department for the Doctor of
Chiropractic Medicine and Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine programs.
The faculty member shall be prepared academically to teach students
in the classroom and to assist students by providing appropriate
counsel. The faculty member is responsible for classroom and
laboratory teaching duties as assigned by the chairperson.
(S)he is charged with helping the student learn through appropriate
teaching methods, assessing the knowledge and skills, and reporting
that learning to the student and the Dean of the College of
Professional Studies, Assistant Deans or their designee, and the
Chair of Clinical Sciences.
The courses of the Ethical Practice Management Program are
designed to guide students to be ethical participants in their
profession, effective practitioners, and knowledgeable business
people. Ideal candidates have experience in one or more of these
topics in the curriculum: starting & managing a practice,
business planning & administration, communication &
marketing, risk management, ethics, and jurisprudence.
- To teach and/or facilitate the assigned hours of lecture,
discussion, laboratory or clinic internship.
- To participate with the chairperson in maintaining and
advancing curriculum content for the assigned course and the
program at large.
- To assume responsibility for participating in the vital
functions of the Program, not only in its day to day operation, but
also in its role as an integral part of the University;
particularly with regard to Mission and Goals.
- To serve as a model of professionalism to interns, students and
colleagues, as evidenced by exemplary conduct, dialogue and
- To carry out all necessary administrative and reporting
functions as required by University policy or assigned by the
academic dean such as a syllabus, grade and attendance
- To develop instructional materials.
- To develop evaluation instruments for the assessment of student
learning and practical skills.
- To provide feedback to the student and the Dean of the College
of Professional Studies and the Assistant Deans (or designee)
regarding the assessment outcomes.
- Attendance at University-scheduled activities such as
graduation ceremonies, etc.
- Plan or conduct special workshops or seminars.
- Doctorate Degree & current license to practice Chiropractic
Medicine or Naturopathic Medicine, or a terminal degree in an area
- Over three (3) years of experience in teaching, practice,
research, or further study.
- Evidence of annual CEU credits being taken via annual
submission of an updated CV.
- Doctorate Degrees and current licenses in both Chiropractic
Medicine and Naturopathic Medicine.
- Experience in higher education teaching.
- Evidence of a commitment to continuing education.
- Service to the community.
- Participation in professional organizations.
- Evidence in Word, PowerPoint, and other technological skills
relevant to teaching.
How to Apply
Applicants can apply by sending a current curriculum vitae,
letter of interest, and three letters of recommendation to firstname.lastname@example.org.
NUHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer