Job Opportunity with UNB’s College of Extended Learning

Short-term Contract Employment Opportunity


The University of New Brunswick Faculty of Nursing and College of Extended Learning are seeking to hire a subject matter expert to develop a course for their forthcoming professional development certificate focused on forensic nursing within secure environments.

Course title: Contexts of Care within forensic health care environments.

Course Description: This course provides an overview of the contexts of care relevant to forensic health care environments and explores the unique challenges associated with nursing practice in/within correctional facilities. The course includes a review of the federal and provincial laws, Correctional Services Canada (CSC) policies related to health care in secure environments as well as the provincial Mental Health Acts.


  • The successful candidate must have expertise in forensic nursing within secure environments and be knowledgeable about relevant legislation.
  • Experience/expertise in nursing education including instructional design and/or online teaching is not required but would be an asset.

Please contact Dr. Emily Read, RN, PhD by email for more information: