Part-time Instructor for Health Research Skills Course, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA


Duquesne University is seeking instructors for UCOR 103: IHP Health Research Skills course. This one-credit course enrolls students from the Health Sciences (allied health), Pharmacy, and Nursing schools at Duquesne. It is a seven-week course that meets for two hours a week. Currently, offerings are face-to-face, but an online version of the course is planned for 2017.


The course assignments and readings will be supplied. Instructors are responsible for creating lesson plans, grading assignments, and submitting final grades. They will be asked to participate in instructor meetings to improve the course, and are expected to participate in program assessment efforts.

 Required Qualifications

  • Experience in medical and/or science database searching
  • Instruction experience
  • A Master’s degree in Library Science, Information Science, or a STEM-related field

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience using a Learning Management System
  • Information literacy instruction experience

Salary: $1333 per credit taught

If interested, please send a CV and letter of interest to Marcia Rapchak, Instruction Librarian,

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