Rose Knapp has been a practicing nurse practitioner and clinical preceptor for the past 22 years with experience in the Emergency Department, Urgent Care and Family Practice.

She is the immediate past chair of nursing at Monmouth University and currently an Associate Graduate Professor where she teaches Advanced Nursing and Pharmacology. Dr Knapp has previously taught at New York University, Seton Hall University and Brookdale Community College.

Dr. Knapp has presented extensively at the local, state, and national levels She is the editor of three textbooks and serves as a peer reviewer for several nursing textbooks and journals

In her free time, Rose loves to garden and spend time with her grandchildren, family and her black lab, Nick.


  • 2016 NJSNA FNAP APN of the Year award
  • 2016 Hannelore Sweetwood Mentorship Award
  • 2020 Janice Marchetti Mentorship Award
  • Education : BSN SUNY Plattsburgh, MSN Seton Hall University, DNP University of Miami