Nursing

Researchers

Our researchers study complex health care issues in several main categories:

Ready to join us? View and apply to our open tenure-track faculty position or our open Endowed Chair in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion position.

To inquire about open faculty positions, contact Gordon Gillespie, professor and associate dean for research, at gordon.gillespie@uc.edu.

Vulnerable Populations & Health Disparities

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Randi Bates

Assistant Professor

Focus: Mother Stress, Child Stress, Poverty, Health Behaviors

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Samantha Boch, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor

Focus: Social Determinants of Health

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Angela Clark, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor

Focus: Opioid Use Disorder; Community-based Interventions; Nursing Workforce Development Pathways

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Beverly Hittle, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor

Focus: Occupational Health; Sleep & Shiftwork

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Minjin Kim, PhD, MSN, RN

Assistant Professor

Focus: HPV; Cancer Prevention; Health Disparities

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Jennifer Lanzillotta-Rangeley, PhD, CRNA

Assistant Professor

Focus: Opioid Epidemic

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Rebecca Lee, PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC, CTN-A

Associate Professor

Focus: Homelessness; Health Disparities; Cultural Competence

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Elaine Miller, PhD, RN, CRRN, FAAN, FAHA

Professor

Focus: Technology-Enhanced Learning; Disaster Training; Crisis Leadership

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Brittany Punches, PhD, RN, CEN

Assistant Professor

Focus: Pain; Substance Abuse

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Ashley Weber, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor

Focus: Pre-term Infant Stress

Chronic Illness & Aging

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Tamilyn Bakas, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN

Professor & Jane E. Procter Endowed Chair

Focus: Stroke; Caregiving

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Holly Jones, PhD, RN, CFNP, RNFA

Assistant Professor

Focus: Women's Health; Stress

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Caroline Morrison, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor

Focus: Self-Management; Symptoms; Oncology

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Joseph Perazzo, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor

Focus: HIV; Self-Management

Violence

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Gordon Gillespie, PhD, DNP, RN, CEN, CNE, CPEN, PHCNS-BC, FAEN, FAAN

Professor & Associate Dean for Research

Focus: Workplace Violence

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Carolyn Smith, PhD, RN

Associate Professor & Deputy Director of Occupational Health Program

Focus: Violence Against Women; Workplace Violence; Occupational Health

Quality & Safety

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Kim Johnson, PhD, RN, CEN, FAEN

Associate Professor

Focus: Quality & Safety

Data Science

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Joshua Lambert

Assistant Professor

Focus: Data Science

Education

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Greer Glazer, PhD, RN, CNP, FAAN

Dean & Schmidlapp Professor of Nursing

Focus: Educational Disparities; Violence Against Women

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Denise Gormley, PhD, RN

Professor & Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Focus: Nursing Workforce Issues; Leadership