Associate Faculty Adult and Geriatric Management I Graduate Online – Part Time

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    Health & Social Care

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-02-02

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Overview

Are you searching for an amazing position, which offers challenging work and the ability to make a big impact while working side-by-side with a team of fun, innovative people? Ideally, would you like this position to be with an organization that makes a positive contribution to the world? If so…we would love to hear from you!

About Us

The University of Phoenix is a higher education institution founded in 1976 by John Sperling. Our mission is to improve the lives of our students, their families and future generations through higher education. Our values (which, hopefully you share) are: Brave. Honest. Focused.

We have an amazing leadership team that truly cares about our team members and students. And, an effective recognition program, and outstanding learning and development tools, including tuition vouchers for employees and their qualified family members.

About the Position

The candidate that is hired for this part-time Associate Faculty position for our online Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP).  Candidates must have a California RN, APRN license and National Certification to teach in the CA FNP program. Only candidates that are able to teach at this specific campus location should apply.

Did you know you could teach for our university without leaving your current job? At University of Phoenix, our flexible class schedules mean you can teach for us part-time without interrupting your full-time career. That’s because we want faculty members who are active in their fields and bring real-world experience to the classroom.


For more than 30 years, University of Phoenix has been a leader and innovator in nursing education, helping working nurses pursue their professional and personal goals while improving health care delivery and patient outcomes. In fact, more than 46,000 School of Nursing graduates chose to pursue their degrees here because of the high-quality education we provide. Our curriculum is regularly updated to reflect current practices and to meet accreditation, certification and state requirements. We’re committed to helping nurses become more essential – to their patients, to the health care industry, and to the community.

Responsibilities

  • As a faculty member you’ll be challenged with adding your professional expertise to instruct a curriculum which is centrally developed with specific learning objectives.
  • Provide timely and detailed feedback on a weekly basis and offer student support via classroom, phone, and email.
  • Utilize classroom learning system technology (provided by university), the Internet, and Microsoft Office software.
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    Qualifications

    REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Doctorate of Nursing Science, Doctor of Nursing Practice, or a PhD in Nursing OR
  • Doctorate degree in any area and a Master’s degree in Nursing OR
  • All candidates must have a minimum of 5 years' experience in a clinical nursing practice setting with a minimum of 1 year of current applicable experience as a Nurse Practitioner (NP) within the last 5 years.
  • Master’s degree in Nursing.
  • All candidates must have a minimum of 5 years' experience in a clinical nursing practice setting with a minimum of 2 years of current applicable experience as a Nurse Practitioner (NP) within the last 5 years.
  • REQUIRED CREDENTIAL
  • All Faculty  must  hold an active unencumbered or unrestricted  license in the state of CA
  • Registered Nurse  (RN)  and 
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse  (APRN)  license 
  • Active  National Certification  as a Nurse Practitioner or Clinical Nurse Specialist.
  • ADDITIONAL CLARIFICATIONS: 

  • Degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Acceptable professional position is a Nurse Practitioner with adult and geriatric practice experience. NOTE: inclusion of adult and geriatric practice in patient care is acceptable if the specialty demographic is covered within the experience..
  • SCHOLARSHIP: All faculty members must have one record of scholarship within the last five years that meets UOPX’s definition of scholarship engagement. Faculty who do not currently meet this requirement may still be qualified, however, they have one year from the date the content area is approved to come into compliance with this Graduate Faculty Scholarship requirement to maintain the content area approval.
  • About Your Next Step

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