Academic Coordinator, Nursing and Health Studies

Faculty of Health Disciplines
Home Office
Temporary Full Time
Division Faculty of Health Disciplines Wage Min 55772.0000
Location Name Home Office Wage Max 100202.0000
Location , Alberta Position Type Temporary Full Time
Posted 12/05/2017 FTE 1.0
Closing Date 12/22/2017 Job ID 1214


Athabasca University, Canada’s Open University, invites applications for an Academic Coordinator, Nursing, within the Centre for Nursing and Health Studies (CNHS), Faculty of Health Disciplines (FHD). 

The incumbent in this position will be highly motivated, self-directed, and will possess a strong, current theoretical and clinical background in medical surgical nursing, community health nursing or mental health nursing as well as outstanding communication skills. Responsibilities will include online theory instruction, evaluation of students’ learning, and provision of direct clinical supervision to students in acute and community settings.

The role description can be viewed at: Academic Coordinator, Nursing and Health Studies.

This is an AUFA full-time term position ending December 31, 2018.


Successful candidates will possess a baccalaureate degree in nursing and a Master’s degree, preferably in nursing. An earned doctorate in nursing or a related field of study would be a definite asset. Candidates must be eligible for active registration with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA). Experience in online nursing education is required.

Further information about this position may be obtained from Dr. Margaret Edwards, PhD, RN; Dean and Professor, Faculty of Health Disciplines. Phone 1-888-500-3055 or via email,