Job Posting

Adjunct Faculty-Surgical Technology I & II

Position Type:

  • Part Time
  • Faculty


  • Online

Franklin University, located in Columbus, Ohio, is seeking part-time adjunct faculty to teach Surgical Technician I & II courses.  These 6 or 12-week courses will be taught online beginning with our Spring 2023 term. 

The course provides foundational knowledge required of a clinical allied healthcare professional. Emphasis is placed on preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative duties and related knowledge. This course includes topics related to infection control, use of personal protective equipment, sterile technique, decontamination and sterilization standards, and surgical instrumentation and equipment. It also addresses surgical pharmacology, aspects of medical law related to the healthcare setting, support of the operative patient, and safety in the operating room.

Requirements for these positions include a Master’s degree in a healthcare field with current certification in Tech In Surgery (TS-C) sponsored by the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) or Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) sponsored by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting with at least one year of work experience as a surgical technologist.

Excellent teaching evaluations and previous teaching experience are also required.  

Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

About Franklin University

Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 50,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.

Franklin University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.