Department Directory

Department leadership 

Elizabeth Speakman

Senior Associate Dean, Nursing
 302-831-0655

Department Faculty Members 

Melinda Acevedo

Instructor
 302-831-4162
Kathleen Brewer-Smyth headshot

Kathleen Brewer-Smyth

Associate Professor
 302-831-8382
Susan Conaty-Buck headshot

Susan Conaty-Buck

Assistant Professor
 302-831-7375
Heiddy DiGregorio headshot

Heiddy DiGregorio

Assistant Professor
Director, Simulation and Interprofessional Education
Pediatric Simulation Specialist
 302-831-4162
Sharon Dudley-Browne headshot

Sharon Dudley-Brown

Associate Professor
 302-831-3461
Beatrice Gaynor headshot

Beatrice Gaynor

Assistant Professor
 302-831-8365

Katie Haigh

Assistant Professor
 302-831-3749

303 McDowell Hall

Bethany A. Hall-Long

Professor
 302-831-8362
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Ingrid Hansen

Delaware Medical Reserve Corps Unit Leader and Project Community Liaison
 302-831-8368
Christine Hoch headshot

Christine Hoch

Associate Instructor
 302-831-2792
Jenny Hughes headshot

Jenny Hughes

Instructor
 302-831-0655
Xiaopeng Ji headshot

Xiaopeng Ji

Assistant Professor
 302-831-3086
Taneshia Lacy headshot

Taneshia Lacy

Instructor
 302-831-8391
Katherine E. McDaniel headshot

Katherine E. McDaniel

Clinical Instructor
 302-831-2972

Megan Roth

Instructor
 302-831-6059
Donna Ruelens-Trinkaus headshot

Donna Ruelens-Trinkaus

Assistant Professor
 302-831-3321
Kathleen Schell

Kathleen Schell

Associate Professor
 302-831-8366
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Joanne Creasy Thomas

Associate Instructor, Simulation Laboratory
 302-831-4162

Amanda Young

Clinical Instructor
 302-831-0491
Mary Elizabeth (Libbey) Bowen headshot

Mary Elizabeth (Libbey) Bowen

Associate Professor
 302-831-8380

Caren Coffy-McCormick

Assistant Professor
 302-831-2350
Lauren Covington headshot

Lauren Covington

Assistant Professor
 302-831-4725

Christine DiPaolo

Instructor
 302-831-8513

Michelle Erli

Assistant Professor
 302-831-8279
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Jennifer Graber

Associate Dean of Academic Affairs & Practice Initiatives
Associate Professor
 302-831-8394
Amy Hagstrom headshot

Amy Hagstrom

Director, Global Initiatives CHS
Professor
 302-831-6732

Christine K. Hanna-Ronald

Instructor
 302-831-8166
Catherine Heilferty headshot

Catherine Heilferty

Director of Outcomes & Accreditation
Associate Professor
 302-831-3487

Kimberly Hopkins

Instructor
 302-831-8709

339 McDowell

Tinagene Pia L. Inguito headshot

Ti Pia L. Inguito

Assistant Professor
Director of BSN Program
 302-831-2033
Jennifer Korkosz headshot

Jennifer Korkosz

Associate Professor
 302-831-1592
Jessica Madiraca headshot

Jessica Madiraca

Clinical Instructor
 302-831-8361
Nicole Moody headshot

Nicole Moody

Instructor
 302-831-8391
Diane M. Rudolphi headshot

Diane M. Rudolphi

Senior Instructor
 302-831-6723
Jennifer L. Saylor headshot

Jennifer L. Saylor

Associate Dean, Faculty and Student Affairs
Associate Professor
 302-831-8196
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Ju Young Shin

Associate Professor
 302-831-8396
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Regina Sims Wright

Associate Dean, Diversity & Inclusion, CHS
Professor
 302-831-8364

Heather Adams

Clinical Coordination Administrative Assistant
 443-553-6444

350 McDowell Hall

Tiffany Heiger

Administrative Specialist
 302-831-8397

393 McDowell Hall

Janice Logan

Administrative Assistant
 302-831-7631

345 McDowell Hall

Holly Roberts

Clinical Program Assistant
 302-831-0384

353 McDowell Hall

Trudy Appleby

Administrative Assistance III Simulation Laboratory
 302-831-1473

207 McDowell Hall

Zachary Jackson

Academic Advisor II
 302-831-3012

369 McDowell Hall

Nate Long

Business Administrator II
 302-831-6059

343A McDowell Hall

Kathy Sorace-Altieri

Executive Admin Assistant
 302-831-0655

345C McDowell Hall

Barry Janney

Simulation Technologist
Certified Healthcare Simulation Operations Specialist
 302-831-1473

357 McDowell Hall

Melissa Minor-Brown

Graduate Nursing Clinical & Programs Coordinator
 302-831-6918

313 McDowell Hall

Marian Lucas

Academic Support Coordinator
 302-831-8386

349 McDowell Hall

Name Title
Karen M. Avino Assistant Professor
Linda Bucher Professor Emerita
Pamela Butler Professor Emerita
Evelyn (Lyn) R. Hayes Professor Emerita
Judith (Judy) W. Herrman Professor Emerita
Paula Klemm Professor Emerita
Madeline Lambrecht Professor Emerita
Lisa McBeth, RN, MSN Instructor/Coordinator
Betty J. Paulanka Professor Emerita
Carolee Polek Professor Emerita
Larry Purnell Professor Emeritus
Veronica F. Rempusheski Jeanne K. Buxbaum
Professor Emerita
Kathleen A. Riley-Lawless, PhD, RN, PNP-BS Assistant Professor
Janice A. Selekman, DNSc, RN, NCSN, FNASN Professor Emerita
Donna M. Szewczyk Instructor
Wayne F. Voelmeck Assistant Professor
Gail H. Wade, PhD, RN Associate Professor Emeritus
Julie K. Waterhouse Associate Professor
Erlinda C. Wheeler Associate Professor Emerita