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Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University

Shape the bright futures of Grand Canyon University students as an online adjunct faculty member for the online division in the College of Nursing and Health Care Professions College, which boasts a rich 30-year history providing outstanding health care and nursing degree programs. Students can earn their RN to BSN, or a master’s in nursing degree specializing in advanced patient care or in the emerging fields of health care administration, management, or public health.

As an adjunct faculty member, you’ll provide program instruction in an online format, incorporating innovative teaching methodologies, cutting-edge technologies and other industry trends reflecting advancements in your discipline.  If you are highly motivated and passionate about teaching exceptional quality instruction, we’d like to hear from you. 

Immediate part-time, online Academic Quality Review (AQR) Reviewer: DNP Direct Practice Improvement (DPI) Project

The AQR should provide a rigorous academic quality review, including knowledge or expertise concerning the quality and content of the manuscript, to provide another lens to the project. This review is independent from the chair and completed in DNP-965 after the learner’s committee has approved the final manuscript. The AQR reviewer will demonstrate proficiency in scholarly writing, grammar, spelling, and APA format. The AQR specifically provides formative feedback and evaluation of the final project manuscript to ensure the project manuscript meet the standards of quality and scientific merit as set forth by the University.  The reviewer will complete an AQR checklist rating each of the DNP project chapters. Turnaround time for AQR review to be completed within 5 business days with appropriate documentation of dates. Compensation will be $150/per manuscript.


  • Required: Doctorate in Nursing (DNP/PhD).  Degree must show conferred date at the time of application to be considered.  Please attach your unofficial transcripts to your application.
  • Nurses must maintain an active unencumbered, multi-state RN license in an Enhanced Nurse Licensure compact state. If you are unsure if you are in a compact state, visit: The compact states are in green. Please check this before applying.
  • Proficient in English, Grammar,  and writing in APA format.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.

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Employment is contingent upon the satisfactory outcome (as determined by the university) of pre-employment screening activities, including a background check.

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Posted 8 Days Ago

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