Faculty

Joy Spadachene

Spadachene, Joy, MS, RN, CNE
Assistant Clinical Professor, Interim Academic Affairs Director, Nursing Honors Coordinator - Dallas
Room 7209
214-689-6554
jspadachene@twu.edu

Education: BS, University of Texas at Dallas; BSN, Texas Woman’s University; MS, Texas Woman’s University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate - Nursing Honors, Adult Health Competencies
Research Interests: Honors education, nursing education nursing professional identity

Barb Baudler

Baudler, Barb, MSN, RN
Associate Clinical Professor & Associate Coordinator, Nursing Honors Coordinator - Houston
Room 7426
713-794-2889
bbaudler@twu.edu

Education: BSN, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA; MSN, LaRoche College, Pittsburgh, PA
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Fundamentals of Medical-Surgical Nursing
Research Interests: Nursing Education, Simulation and Nursing Management/Leadership

Pamela Joplin-Gonzales

Joplin-Gonzales, Pam, PhD, MSN, RN
Assistant Professor
Room 7818
214-689-6650
pgonzales7@twu.edu

Education: ADN, Edison Community College; BSN, University of South Florida; MSN, University of Texas at Austin; PhD, University of Texas Medical Branch
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Adult Health II Competencies
Research Interests: Development of Clinical Reasoning in Nursing Students

Linda Merritt

Merritt, Linda, PhD, RNC-NIC, CNE
Assistant Professor
Room 7619
lmerritt@twu.edu
214-689-6606

Education: BSN, College of New Jersey (formerly Trenton State College); MSN, Baylor University in Dallas; Ph.D. in Nursing Science, Texas Woman’s University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Woman and Infant Health, Critical Competency Integration
Research Interests: Premature Infants; NICU families; Family-Centered Care; NICU fathers

Jennifer Ensign Wilson

Wilson, Jennifer Ensign,  DNP, RN, CPN
Clinical Professor & Nursing Honors Program
Room 7616
214-689-6528
jwilson4@twu.edu

Education: BSN, University of Maryland; MSN, George Mason University; DNP, American Sentinel University
Primary Teaching Area:
Undergraduate: Child Health Competencies; Nursing Honors
Research Interests: Nursing Honors Education 

Jennifer Woo

Woo, Jennifer, PhD, APRN, CNM/WHNP, FACNM
Assistant Professor
Room 7215
jwoo@twu.edu
214-689-6544

Education: PhD, Loyola University; MSN, University of Pennsylvania; BSN, University of Pennsylvania
Primary Teaching Area: Master’s and PhD courses
Area of Expertise: Maternal child health care, Vitamin D and pregnancy outcomes, health disparities

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