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Gardner-Webb University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity within its faculty, staff, and students.

Adjunct Instructor – Nurse Practitioner

The Hunt School of Nursing at Gardner-Webb University is announcing part-time positions for Adjunct Nurse Practitioner instructors.

Responsibilities include teaching and managing assigned courses. There are opportunities for both online courses and clinical site supervision.

The Hunt School of Nursing is nationally accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and offers Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN), Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), and Accelerated BSN (ABSN) pre-licensure programs as well as an online RN-BSN program. Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) concentrations include Nursing Education, Nursing Administration, and MSN/MBA. The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program includes concentrations in Family Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, and provides a Post-Master’s DNP entry option.

Required Credentials:

  • Doctoral degree. A master’s degree may be considered with appropriate clinical experience.
  • Certification as a Nurse Practitioner 

Required Qualifications:

  • Current unrestricted license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina, a compact state or be eligible for licensure in North Carolina.
  • Current unrestricted license to practice as a Nurse Practitioner
  • Minimum of two years employment in direct client care as a Registered Nurse.
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in Women’s Health, Pediatrics , or Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
  • Experience teaching at the collegiate level
  • Experience in the program accreditation process
  • Preparation in teaching and learning principles for adult education including curriculum development, implementation, and evaluation. Applicants without this preparation may complete the required coursework within 3 years from time of employment


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Candidates should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, unofficial graduate transcripts, and contact information for three references. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Application materials should be submitted via email to Abby Garlock at [email protected] with Adjunct NP  – Name in the byline.