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Nursing Faculty & Staff

Staff

Cara  Bonfiglio

Cara Bonfiglio

Student Admissions Coordinator
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5850
888.866.4242
Karen Vicory

Karen Vicory

Administrative Coordinator
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5853
888.866.4242

Faculty

Deb Agnew, RN, MSN, APRN, CNE

Deb Agnew, RN, MSN, APRN, CNE

Assistant Professor
B.S.N. Washburn University, M.S.(N.) University of Kansas
Expertise: mental health
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5870
Della Anderson, RN, MSN, MBA

Della Anderson, RN, MSN, MBA

Assistant Professor
M.S.N. University of Mary, M.B.A. University of Mary, B.S.N. University of Kansas
Expertise: leadership, management
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5838
Diane Bottorff, RN, MSN, CNE

Diane Bottorff, RN, MSN, CNE

Assistant Professor
B.S.N., M.S.(N.) University of Kansas
Expertise: care of elders, community health
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5862
Marlene Eicher, RN, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Marlene Eicher, RN, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Assistant Professor
B.S.N. Baker University, M.S.N. Washburn University
Expertise: adult health nursing, surgical care, diabetes management
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5873

Teresa Faust, MSN, RN

Assistant Professor
B.S.N. Avila College, M.S.N. St. Louis University
Expertise: Education
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5839
Kathleen Harr, RN, DNSc

Kathleen Harr, RN, DNSc

Dean of the School of Nursing
B.S.N. Incarnate Word College, M.S.N. University of Texas Health Science Center, D.N.Sc University of San Diego
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5853
Tamara Heine, RN, MSN, CNE

Tamara Heine, RN, MSN, CNE

Assistant Professor
B.S.N. Baker University, M.S.N. Nebraska Methodist College
Expertise: maternal-child, pathophysiology
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5849
Susan Larson, RN, MSN, EdD(c), APRN, CNE

Susan Larson, RN, MSN, EdD(c), APRN, CNE

Assistant Professor
B.S.N., M.S.N. University of Kansas; Ed.D. in process University of Kansas
Expertise: adult health nursing, chronic alterations
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5878
Cindy Light, RN, MSN, CEN

Cindy Light, RN, MSN, CEN

Assistant Professor
B.S.N., Emporia State University, M.S.N. University of Missouri
Expertise: complex adult health, emergency nursing
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5877
Jeanne Mann, RN, PhD, CNE

Jeanne Mann, RN, PhD, CNE

Associate Professor
B.S.N. Wichita State University, M.S.N., M.S., Ed.S. Fort Hays State, Ph.D. (Ed) University of Kansas
Expertise: health assessment, mental and adult health
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5884
Loanne Martin, RN, MSN

Loanne Martin, RN, MSN

Program Manager, Assistant Professor
B.S.N. Bemidji State University, M.S.N. University of Minnesota
Expertise: pathophysiology, genetics & genomics
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5883
Carol Moore, PhD, APRN, CNS

Carol Moore, PhD, APRN, CNS

Associate Dean
B.S.N. Eastern Mennonite University, M.S.N. Wichita State University, Ph.D. Kansas State University
Expertise: adult nursing
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5837
Ruth Ohm, RN, PhD, APRN

Ruth Ohm, RN, PhD, APRN

Professor
B.S.N. University of Wyoming, M.S.N. University of Portland, Ph.D. (Nursing) University of Kansas
Expertise: adult health nursing, research
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5858
Kay Osinski, RN, MSN, CMSRN, CNE

Kay Osinski, RN, MSN, CMSRN, CNE

Assistant Dean, Assistant Professor
B.S.N. Central Missouri State University, M.S.N. Northern Illinois University
Expertise: adult health, high-risk nursing
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5867
Libby Rosen, RN, PhD

Libby Rosen, RN, PhD

Professor
B.S.N. Washburn University, Ph.D. (Nursing) University of Kansas
Expertise: maternal and child nursing
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5859
Kathryn Schartz, MSN, RN, CPNP

Kathryn Schartz, MSN, RN, CPNP

Assistant Professor
B.S.N. Washburn University, M.S.N. University of Kansas
Expertise: pediatrics
Office: School of Nursing
785.354.5868
Ranee Seastrom, MSN, MHA, RN-BC

Ranee Seastrom, MSN, MHA, RN-BC

Instructor
B.S.N. Baker University, M.S.N./M.H.A. University of Phoenix
Expertise: Acute care adult health, cardiac and stroke care
Office: School of Nursing

Faculty Emeritus

Judy Ackeret - 1994-2012

Assistant Professor Emerita
B.S.N., M.S.N. University of Kansas

Sonja Feist - 1993-2006

Assistant Professor Emerita
B.S.N. Loretto Heights College, M.S.Ed. Pittsburg State University, M.S.N. University of Kansas

Cleda Meyer - 1991-2006

Associate Professor Emerita, In Memoriam
B.S.N. Marymount College, M.N. Wichita State University, Ph.D. University of Kansas

Elaine Shutt - 1991-2006

Associate Professor Emerita
B.S.N. University of Kansas, M.S.Ed. Kansas State University, M.N. University of Kansas