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 positions:

Vulnerable Populations & Health Disparities

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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 Epidemic; Opioid Use Disorders Treatment

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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

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

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

Professor & Associate Dean of Research

Focus: Workplace Violence

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Carolyn Smith, PhD, RN

Associate Professor

Focus: Violence Against Women

Quality & Safety

Headshot of Kim Johnson, PhD, RN, CEN, FAEN

Kim Johnson, PhD, RN, CEN, FAEN

Associate Professor

Focus: Quality & Safety

Big Data

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Joshua Lambert

Assistant Professor

Focus: Big Data in Health Outcomes

Education

Headshot of Greer Glazer, PhD, RN, CNP, FAAN

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