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Veronica F. Rempusheski

Veronica F. Rempusheski

Jeanne K. Buxbaum Chair of Nursing Science (professor)
& Coordinator, PhD in Nursing Science Program

School of Nursing
207 McDowell Hall





  • Ph.D., University of Arizona (Clinical research – gerontological nursing; anthropology)
  • M.S., University of Colorado (Medical-Surgical nursing, emphasis in teaching)
  • B.S., Seton Hall University (Nursing)
  • Diploma in Nursing, Clara Maass Memorial Hospital School of Nursing


  • NURS 810 Philosophical and Theoretical Basis of Nursing Science
  • NURS 816 Advanced Qualitative Research in Nursing Science
  • NURS 850 Dissertation Proposal Seminar

Research Interests

  • Elder care within a family context, including elders with dementia, family caregiving, and grandparent-grandchild relationships, 3 & 4- generation families; ethnicity/ethnic identity

Honors and Awards

  • 2014 College of Health Sciences faculty award for Excellence in Service, 2013-2014, University of Delaware
  • 2014 Delaware Today Top Nurses, Academic Educator, honorable mention, May.
  • 2013 Nominee, Excellence in Undergraduate Academic Advising and Mentoring, University of Delaware.
  • 2013 Eastern Nursing Research Society (ENRS) Sustained Influential Leader, 25th Annual ENRS Scientific Sessions
  • 2012 Nominee, Excellence in Teaching, University of Delaware
  • 2009 Nominee, Excellence in Teaching, University of Delaware
  • 2008 Nominee, Excellence in Undergraduate Academic Advising Award, University of Delaware
  • 2008 Distinguished Alumni Award, Gerontology Institute, Georgia State University

Link to CV (pdf)

Link to CV (docx)

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