Rush University Medical Center Clinical Faculty RN in Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:


Are you interested in joining a leading health care organization?

*Join Rush University Medical Center! *

We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated,well organized and detail-orientedClinical Faculty RN for ourAdult Healthdepartment.

*General Summary: *

  • Clinical faculty in the Rush University College of Nursing work under the guidance and direction of the course director and the department Associate Chairperson or Chairperson. The educational activities of the clinical faculty member are course-specific. This is an unranked, part-time faculty position. Faculty members function in accordance with the mission, vision and values of Rush University Medical Center and the College of Nursing.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Directs the learning of students in clinical, classroom, and online courses.

  • Plans student assignments as necessary.

  • Evaluates student performance consistent with the course objectives and evaluation criteria.

  • Attends meetings deemed necessary to facilitate the educational program(s) and course objectives.

  • Is knowledgeable about the objectives of the education program and the specific course(s) being taught.

  • Maintains required competencies as determined by Rush University Medical Center and the College of Nursing.


  • Clinical faculty members are appointed by the department Chairperson.

  • Appointments are renewed annually.

  • Compensation is negotiated quarterly based on course assignments.

*Evaluation: *Performance is reviewed regularly by the course director and department Associate Chairperson or Chairperson.


  • A professional nurse with a minimum of a master’s degree in nursing from an accredited school of nursing.

  • Specialization at the graduate level specific to the clinical area where the clinical faculty member will teach may be required.

  • Current RN licensure in the state of Illinois.

  • Current APN certification and licensure required as necessary.

  • Excellent clinical and communication skills.

  • Teaching experience preferred.

Company Highlights:

  • Rush's 14-story hospital Tower is the cornerstone of the Rush Transformation, and is the symbol of a philosophy-an evolution in the delivery of patient-centered care.

  • Rush is a not-for-profit health care, education and research enterprise comprising Rush University Medical Center,Rush University,Rush Oak Park Hospital andRush Health.

  • Rush University Medical Center is a three time Magnet facility located in Chicago,

  • Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 676 licensed beds.

  • RUMC offers a competitive salary, outstandingbenefits &the professional advantages of an environment that supports your development & recognizes your achievements.

  • Rush University is home to one of the first medical colleges in the Midwest and one of the nation's top-ranked nursing colleges, as well as graduate programs in allied health, health systems management and biomedical research.

  • As one of the most popular cities in the nation, Chicago is a cultural, historical and diverse city. Located on the shores of Lake Michigan, Chicago in known for its nearly 200 distinct neighborhoods and its extensive park systems, along with its sports teams, museums and vibrant theater community.

*Rush University Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages all applicants to apply regardless of age, race, sex, religion, color, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital or parental status, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy or other reason prohibited by law. *

Job Title: Clinical Faculty RN

Department: Adult Health

Shift: 1st

Full/Part: Active Regular Restricted PT (1 to 39 hours per pay period)

Job Number: 2016-2797