Through their research, scholarship, translational clinical practice, and educational leadership, our faculty embodies their commitment to service and quality healthcare for all.  Their passion and focus drive our school’s mission and vision.
Stephanie Au

Stephanie Au, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Assistant Clinical Professor

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Miriam Bender, PhD, RN

Associate Dean for Faculty and Student Affairs, Associate Professor

Nakia Best, PhD, RN 

Assistant Professor

Jill Berg, PhD, RN

Professor Emeritus

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Dawn Bounds, PhD, PMHNP-BC

Assistant Professor

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Sara Brown, PhD(c), EdD, MSN, RN

Associate Clinical Professor

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Mike Bueno, MSN

Assistant Clinical Professor

Leanne Burke

Leanne Burke, EdD, MSN, CNM, RNC-OB

Associate Clinical Professor

Sarah Campbell

Sarah Campbell, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Assistant Clinical Professor

Michelle A. Fortier

Michelle A. Fortier, PhD

Associate Professor

Dana Garfin

Dana Rose Garfin, PhD

Assistant Adjunct Professor

Yuqing Guo

Yuqing Guo, PhD, RN

Associate Professor

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Angela Jun, DNP, FNP-BC, ACHPN

Clinical Professor

Jung-Ah Lee

Jung-Ah Lee, PhD, RN, FGSA

Associate Professor

Ruth A. Mulnard, DNSc, RN

Associate Professor Emeritus

Tiffany K. Nielsen

Tiffany K. Nielsen, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Assistant Clinical Professor

Adeline Nyamathi

Adey Nyamathi, PhD, ANP, FAAN

Founding Dean and Distinguished Professor

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Jung In Park, PhD, RN 

Assistant Professor

Nisa Patel, MS, FNP-C

Clinical Instructor

Amir Rahmani, PhD 

Associate Professor

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Vanessa Rodriguez, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Assistant Clinical Professor

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Kathleen Saunders, MSN, APRN, CNS, CPN, PHN

Associate Clinical Professor

Sanghyuk Shin

Sanghyuk Shin, PhD

Associate Professor

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Retired Clinical Professor

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Candice Whealon, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Clinical Coordinator, DNP-FNP Practice Program


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