Conducts lectures, laboratory experiments, and other training sessions to educate the students about nursing procedures, ethics and activities performed in a health care facility.
Delegates projects to students in the class. He may assign individual topics to each student or to a group of students, as the case may be.
Evaluates the exam papers, projects and other activities of the students. He compiles the overall results and helps the department in preparation of final transcript.
The assistant professor of nursing:
Helps the management in planning and accomplishing the objectives for the organization.
Supports the senior staff in the ongoing or new research projects.
Helps in the research for new modules to be added in the existing programs and in development of new programs.
Assistant professor of nursing helps the institute’s placement cell by providing the number of students who qualify for placement and their grades to the placement staff.
Participates in the various community programs and helps in the organization and execution of various events such as seminars and conventions.
The job of an assistant professor of nursing requires individuals who are skilled in medical research and teaching. This helps them to fulfill the job responsibilities and also contribute in the research projects that are vital for any institute. Flexibility to work during evenings and weekends is expected as many institutes offer evening classes to the students.