Research Faculty

Kim Arcoleo

Kim Arcoleo, PhD, MPH
Associate Professor
Associate Dean for Research

Research interests: Adolescents, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Chronic Illness / Disability, Infants and Children, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Pain and Symptom Experience / Management, Prevention, Psychopathology, Self-Care, Social / Physical Environmental, Systems (Health Care, Social, Professional, Interdisciplinary), Teaching

Mina Attin

Mina Attin, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor

Research interests: Acute Care, Adults, Biological - Genetics, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Women

Mary G Carey

Mary G Carey, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN
Associate Professor
Associate Director of Clinical Nursing Research Center

Research interests: Acute Care, Adults, Bio-Psycho-Social, Biological - Sleep, Chronic Illness / Disability, Prevention, Psychopathology

Margaret-Ann Carno

Margaret-Ann Carno, PhD, RN, D, ABSM, PNP, FAAN
Professor of Clinical Nursing
Director RN to BS Program

Research interests: Adolescents, Bio-Psycho-Social, Biological - Genetics, Biological - Sleep, Chronic Illness / Disability, Infants and Children, Pain and Symptom Experience / Management

Robert Edward Cole

Robert Edward Cole, PhD, MS
Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing

Research interests: Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Developmental, Environmental, Families, Infants and Children, Prevention, Psychopathology, Social / Physical Environmental

Hugh F. Crean

Hugh F. Crean, PhD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing

Research interests: Psychopathology

Marie A. Flannery

Marie A. Flannery, PhD, RN, AOCN
Assistant Professor

Research interests: Adults, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Chronic Illness / Disability, Men, Older Adults, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Pain and Symptom Experience / Management, Palliative Care, Women

Susan W. Groth

Susan W. Groth, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC
Associate Professor

Research interests: Adolescents, Adults, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Biological - Genetics, Prevention, Self-Care, Social / Physical Environmental, Teaching, Women

Kathi L. Heffner

Kathi L. Heffner, PhD
Associate Professor

Research interests: Adults, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Biological - Sleep, Chronic Illness / Disability, Older Adults, Pain and Symptom Experience / Management, Prevention, Psychopathology, Relationships / Caring, Social / Physical Environmental

Patrick Hopkins

Patrick Hopkins, DNP, APRN, C-PNP, NNP
Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing
Co-Dir. Accelerated Nursing BS & MS Program for Non-Nurses

Margaret H. Kearney

Margaret H. Kearney, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor
Vice Provost & University Dean of Graduate Studies

Research interests: Adults, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Families, Infants and Children, Prevention, Public Health - Epidemiology, Self-Care, Social / Physical Environmental, Women

Kathleen B. King

Kathleen B. King, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor Emeritus

Research interests: Acute Care, Adults, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Pain and Symptom Experience / Management, Prevention, Women

Harriet Kitzman

Harriet Kitzman, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor
Senior Associate Dean for Research

Research interests: Adolescents, Behavioral Change, Developmental, Families, Infants and Children, Prevention, Relationships / Caring, Self-Care, Social / Physical Environmental

Dianne Liebel

Dianne Liebel, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor

Research interests: Chronic Illness / Disability, Older Adults, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Prevention, Social / Physical Environmental, Systems (Health Care, Social, Professional, Interdisciplinary)

Feng Vankee Lin

Feng Vankee Lin, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor

Research interests: Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Older Adults, Prevention, Self-Care

James McMahon

James McMahon, PhD
Associate Professor

Research interests: Adults, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Men, Prevention, Public Health - Epidemiology, Relationships / Caring, Social / Physical Environmental, Women

LaRon E. Nelson

LaRon E. Nelson, PhD, RN, FNP
Assistant Professor
Dean's Endowed Fellow in Health Disparities

Research interests: Adolescents, Adults, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Health Professionals, Men, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Pain and Symptom Experience / Management, Prevention, Public Health - Epidemiology, Relationships / Caring, Systems (Health Care, Social, Professional, Interdisciplinary), Women

Lisa H. Norsen

Lisa H. Norsen, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC
Professor of Clinical Nursing
Chief Wellness Officer

Sally A. Norton

Sally A. Norton, PhD, RN, FNAP, FPCN, FAAN
Associate Professor
Independence Foundation Chair in Nursing and Palliative Care

Research interests: Acute Care, Adults, Communications, Families, Health Professionals, Older Adults, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Pain and Symptom Experience / Management, Palliative Care, Relationships / Caring, Systems (Health Care, Social, Professional, Interdisciplinary)

Tobie H. Olsan

Tobie H. Olsan, PhD, RN, CNL, FNAP
Professor of Clinical Nursing

Research interests: Chronic Illness / Disability, Environmental, Health Professionals, Older Adults, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Prevention, Relationships / Caring, Systems (Health Care, Social, Professional, Interdisciplinary), Teaching

Irena Pesis-Katz

Irena Pesis-Katz, PhD
Sr. Director of PHM Informatics & Payment Innovation
Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing, SON
Associate Professor of Public Health Sciences, SMD

Research interests: Adults, Behavioral Change, Chronic Illness / Disability, Health Professionals, Older Adults, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Palliative Care, Public Health - Epidemiology, Systems (Health Care, Social, Professional, Interdisciplinary)

Bethel Powers

Bethel Powers, PhD, RN, FSAA, FGSA
Professor
PhD Programs Director
Evaluation Office Director

Research interests: Acute Care, Adults, Bio-Psycho-Social, Chronic Illness / Disability, Communications, Environmental, Families, Older Adults, Pain and Symptom Experience / Management, Palliative Care, Public Health - Epidemiology, Relationships / Caring, Social / Physical Environmental, Systems (Health Care, Social, Professional, Interdisciplinary)

Hyekyun Rhee

Hyekyun Rhee, PhD, RN, PNP
Professor

Research interests: Adolescents, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Chronic Illness / Disability, Communications, Developmental, Self-Care, Social / Physical Environmental, Teaching

Kathy Rideout

Kathy Rideout, EdD, PPCNP-BC, FNAP
Dean and Professor of Clinical Nursing
Professor of Pediatrics SMD

Research interests: Acute Care, Adolescents, Infants and Children, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered)

Craig R. Sellers

Craig R. Sellers, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, GNP-BC, FAANP
Director, Master's Programs
Specialty Director, Adult and Geriatric NP Programs
Professor of Clinical Nursing

Research interests: Adults, Chronic Illness / Disability, Families, Older Adults, Palliative Care, Relationships / Caring, Teaching

Daryl L. Sharp

Daryl L. Sharp, PhD, PMHCNS-BC, NPP
Director of Care Management, Accountable Health Partners
Professor of Clinical Nursing, School of Nursing
Professor of Clinical Nursing, Center for Community Health

Research interests: Adults, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Communications, Health Professionals, Men, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Psychopathology, Relationships / Caring, Systems (Health Care, Social, Professional, Interdisciplinary), Women

Karen F. Stein

Karen F. Stein, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor
Ruth Miller Brody and Bernard Brody Endowed Professor

Research interests: Acute Care, Adolescents, Adults, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Developmental, Prevention, Psychopathology, Self-Care, Teaching, Women

Mary Tantillo

Mary Tantillo, PhD,PMHCNS-BC,FAED, CGP
Professor of Clinical Nursing

Research interests: Acute Care, Adolescents, Adults, Bio-Psycho-Social, Developmental, Families, Health Professionals, Men, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Prevention, Psychopathology, Relationships / Caring, Social / Physical Environmental, Women

Jane Tuttle

Jane Tuttle, PhD, APRN, BC, FNP, CPNP
Professor of Clinical Nursing
Specialty Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Program

Research interests: Adolescents, Behavioral Change, Developmental, Families, Prevention, Social / Physical Environmental

Mary H. Wilde

Mary H. Wilde, PhD, RN
Professor Emeritus

Research interests: Adults, Behavioral Change, Bio-Psycho-Social, Chronic Illness / Disability, Health Professionals, Men, Older Adults, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Pain and Symptom Experience / Management, Prevention, Public Health - Epidemiology, Self-Care, Teaching, Women

Grace K. Wlasowicz

Grace K. Wlasowicz, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC
Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing

Ying Xue

Ying Xue, DNSc,RN
Associate Professor

Research interests: Acute Care, Adults, Communications, Environmental, Health Professionals, Older Adults, Outcomes Research (Patient-centered, Nursing-centered, Systems-centered), Relationships / Caring, Systems (Health Care, Social, Professional, Interdisciplinary)