Online Visiting Professors- FNP Program

Location US-Online
Job ID
Chamberlain College of Nursing
Employment Type
Temporary Part-Time
FLSA Status

Opportunity at a Glance


Do you remember the professor who encouraged you to believe in yourself and in your ability to be the successful nurse professional you are today?  Now you have a unique opportunity to be that professor, to create the "a-ha" moment of sudden insight and comprehension that will change a nursing student's life forever.


Chamberlain College is seeking Part Time Online Visiting Professors interested in teaching students in our MSN program within our FNP track. We build long-term relationships with superior nurse educators who are experts in their field and committed to providing the finest in practitioner-focused education.


This is 100% ONLINE teaching, an incredibly flexible and convenient way to share your experience and knowledge with those who aspire to enjoy the career success you already have.


We are currently seeking candidates for the July 2018 session which runs from July 9th - September 1st.



The specific courses under consideration are:


NR503 Population Health, Epidemiology, & Statistical Principles:

This course introduces students to advanced practice competencies utilized by advanced practice nurses. These competencies include; the utilization of epidemiological and statistical principles to serve as a basis for the research, assessment, development, and implementation of evidence-based interventions for populations. Additional concepts focus on utilizing epidemiology to identify, predict and intervene for risk factors that impact populations.


NR-509: Advanced Physical Assessment:

This course expands the knowledge and skills of health assessment principles necessary to perform a thorough health assessment. The student will develop assessment techniques related to history and physical examination of clients across the lifespan, including psychiatric-mental health and related supportive assessments. Students will explore, analyze, apply, and evaluate these principles in the classroom and laboratory. A Health Assessment Performance Evaluation will occur in the laboratory setting, requiring the student to visit the Chamberlain campus offering this evaluation.


NR603: Advanced Clinical Diagnosis - Practicum:

This course continues to expand the theoretical and practical knowledge of diagnostic principles specific to the role of the FNP, for the healthcare needs of individuals of all ages. Students will further develop their skills related to health promotion, prevention of illness, diagnosis, and management of complex acute and chronic conditions, including behavioral health. Care strategies will include patient education, protocol development, follow-up, and referral through a clinical practicum experience in a precepted advanced practice setting. 



If you are passionate about nursing and advancing your career through the power of education, we want to talk with you today.


We invite you to read our FAQ's about teaching for Chamberlain online.





Responsibilities for this position will include:

  • Inspire students to complete their programs by providing regular, meaningful feedback about their academic performance, development and participation while encouraging them to engage fully in their education
  • Engage students in meaningful asynchronous threaded discussions at least 4 days per week, moderating participation, evaluating responses and rationales, and responding to questions or comments
  • Evaluate academic progress and comprehension of course content through assigning and grading quizzes, exams and writing assignments
  • Exhibit Chamberlain Care™ by displaying behaviors of care, respect and professionalism, creating a culture that fosters collaboration, cooperation and respect among all
  • Be readily available to meet the needs of a student body that is diverse in age, culture and academic preparation
  • Identify and embrace opportunities to enhance student engagement by reaching out to students in need and responding quickly to requests for help
  • Bring your professional experience to life through professional development, introducing industry perspective into courses and sharing information about nursing trends and opportunities with students
  • Promote student success by demonstrating flexibility in style, schedule, and exhibiting your passion for teaching by devoting time and energy to improve scholarly excellence and subject matter expertise
  • Foster a positive learning environment by maintaining accurate records, submitting grades on time, and enforcing academic policies
  • Use appropriate technological options for online technologies and course-related software, including Websites, e-mail, and online discussions for preparing the course and making it accessible to students.
  • Model effective oral and written communications that engage the students, provide clarity, and improve student learning.
  • Set clear expectations for the course by publishing course terminal objectives, assignment/examinations dates, and weight the distribution of various evaluation categories.
  • Ensure that the content and level of material included on exams correspond to the course terminal objectives.
  • Complete other duties as assigned.




  • MSN and DNP or PhD in nursing degree is required.
  • Must have an active APRN license
  • Must have national certification as an FNP, RNA, PNP, ANP, AGNP or GNP from the ANCC, AANP, or PNCB. 
  • Solid clinical experience working as an Advanced Practice Nurse, with diverse populations
  • Solid experience as a nursing professor is required
  • Must have requisite subject matter expertise and outstanding communication skills in a diverse and non-traditional environment.
  • Ability to work in a collegial manner and facilitate the efforts of diverse groups.
  • Solid teaching experience within an academic setting required; online teaching strongly preferred.


Chamberlain College is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color,religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.



Who We Are

Chamberlain College of Nursing is a rapidly-expanding college rich with opportunities for growth and offering competitive wages and benefits. If you enjoy being a part of an exciting team and working in a collaborative, dynamic environment, then Chamberlain College of Nursing might be right for you.

We believe in taking care of those who take care of others. We offer a wide range of benefits that are intended to meet the diverse needs of our colleagues. Whether it's advancing your career, maintaining a healthy lifestyle or saving for retirement, our comprehensive benefit offerings can help you reach your goals.

As an educational organization, we also support and encourage colleagues to further their educations by offering tuition assistance and seminars through our Leadership Development Center.

If you are ready to join an institution like ours, we welcome you to apply.


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