College of Natural Sciences

Rich Burton, MSN

Rich Burton is an Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing.  He has been an adjunct working at Chico State since January of 2019.  Professor Burton is an Alumni of CSUC school of nursing class of 2013 and is excited to teach at his alma mater. He has a MSN in nursing education from Capella University in 2019.  Currently enrolled in a Doctorate of Nursing Program with a specialization in nursing education at Regis College.  Professor Burton  is very interested in research opportunities that integrate technology into education and nursing. His Doctoral dissertation is evaluating the use of YouTube social media platform to teach nursing skills.  He has been very involved in Simulation and incorporating Virtual Reality technology into the classroom.  Rich Burton has a variety of nursing experience including Medical Surgical nursing and Rehabilitation nursing. 

Assistant Professor
School of Nursing