Job Title: 
Full-Time Faculty - Department of Midwifery
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Job type: 
Core Faculty - Didactic

Bastyr University, a private regionally accredited institution, is requesting applications for a core faculty position in the Department of Midwifery at its Kenmore, Washington campus. The Bastyr University Department of Midwifery is a MEAC-accredited institution offering a Master of Science in Midwifery as well as a Master of Arts in Maternal Child Health Systems.

The Department of Midwifery is presently seeking a midwife with teaching and clinical experience to teach courses in our midwifery education program starting in the 2018-19 academic year.

Position type: 


  • Licensure/certification as a CPM, CNM and/or LM. Masters level credential required

  • Teaching experience and/or a commitment to developing teaching skills.

  • Significant experience in clinical midwifery practice essential (attendance at >500 deliveries), preferably in home or birth center setting. Active current midwifery practice is also preferred.

  • Continuing education, self-directed study, or relevant experience with course content.

  • Excellent communication skills in person and on-line.

  • Preference given to applicants with evidence of good problem solving skills, leadership and writing skills.


  • Access to and relevant skills with computer, internet and email.

  • Available to be off-call during on-site sessions

  • Available for online learning activities with students and faculty communications.

Hiring range: Salary and ranking DOE. The position is 0.6 – 1.0 FTE. Bastyr University offers a comprehensive benefits and competitive compensation package.

The best candidates for this position will demonstrate in their application materials a familiarity with the history and reputation of this Department, the standards that our students meet, and a commitment to addressing equity and disparities. 

Review of applicants will begin immediately, priority given to those received by January 2nd, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Position will begin September 1, 2018.  

Interested persons should refer to job #17-080 when submitting a letter of interest, curriculum vita, description of teaching philosophy and experience, evidence of teaching excellence, plus three reference letters with contact information to

Bastyr University offers a comprehensive benefits and competitive compensation package. Please, no phone calls or mailed application packages. For more information, please visit EEO

Hiring Range: 
Salary and ranking DOE
Kenmore Campus (Kenmore, WA)
Work Schedule: 
The position is 0.6 – 1.0 FTE
Comprehensive benefits: 
Comprehensive Benefits Package