Job Description

Grand Canyon University!  One of Arizona’s leading institutions of higher learning.

Located in the Valley of Sun in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, GCU is a regionally accredited, private, nondenominational Christian University. 

Are you looking to shape the nurses of the future? Have you always thought about teaching? Are you prepared to pass on your knowledge to the next generation of Nurses and Healthcare professionals? We may have the opportunity you have been looking for.

The College of Nursing and Health Care Professions is seeking a full time Faculty Member for the Family Nurse Practitioner or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program. Target start is immediate

As a full-time Faculty member, you’ll provide program instruction incorporating innovative teaching methodologies, cutting-edge technologies and other industry trends reflecting advancements in your discipline.  We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the diversity of our academic community.

***This role is located on Ground at 33rd and Camelback in Phoenix, Arizona***

What you will do:

  • Teach undergraduate courses or graduate courses within the requisite discipline meeting the required course load requirements

  • Develop and provide instruction that incorporates current teaching methodologies, technologies and other trends that reflect advances in the requisite discipline educational instruction

  • Engage students within classroom to stimulate discussions for collective learning

  • Incorporate relevant research resources and experiential activities to support course objectives, lectures and learning outcomes

  • Compile bibliographies of specialized materials for outside reading

  • Assist students outside classroom hours and actively mentors students

  • Develop and administer forward thinking short and long term learning plans for students’ development and growth

  • Maintain compliance with requirements for program accreditation

  • Assesses student performance in accordance with University Assessment Practices.

  • Assist with curriculum design and development; be a sound advocate for change to programs, curriculum and teaching methodologies/pedagogies.

What you need:

  • Master’s degree required (MSN), Doctoral preferred or pursuing

  • 2 years’ of direct patient care nursing experience

  • Unencumbered, current RN Licensure in Arizona or a compact state required

Why work at GCU:

  • Exceptional workplace benefits include medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401K savings plan

  • We also offer full-time employees an Education Tuition Discount Program of up to 100% of tuition costs

  • Generous holiday and paid time off package - we aren’t kidding, it’s good!


Application Instructions

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