Dallas Center Faculty

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Acho, Christie, DNP, APRN, FNP-C
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7124
cacho@twu.edu

Education: BS, Texas Woman's University; MS, Texas Woman's University; DNP, Chatham University
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner Program
Area of Expertise: Nursing Education, Geriatric Care, Diabetes Prevention

Catherine Bailey

Bailey, Catherine, PhD, RN, CNE
Professor
Room 7125
cbailey2@twu.edu
214-689-6571

Education: BS, Texas Womans University; MS, Texas Womans University; PhD, Texas Womans University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Adult Competencies, Research and Quality Improvement in Nursing, Professional Projects
Area of Expertise: High Fidelity Simulation, Nursing Education, Adult Health

Cynthia Bain

Bain, Cynthia, MSN, RN, CNE
Associate Clinical Professor
Room 7617
cbain@twu.edu 
214-689-6555

Education: ADN, Central Texas College - Killeen; BSN, University of Texas at Tyler; MSN, Walden University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Concepts, Leadership and Management
Area of Expertise: Cultural Diversity, Gerontology, Spirituality, Simulation

Rebecca Boruff

Boruff, Rebecca, MS, RN
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7815
rboruff@twu.edu

Education: BS, Texas Woman’s University; MS, Texas Womans University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate Assessment and Women’s Health
Area of Expertise: Women’s Health and Simulation

Ho Soon Michelle Cho

Cho, Ho Soon Michelle, PhD, RN
Professor
Room 7213
hcho@twu.edu
214-689-6532

Education: BS, Texas Womans University; MS, Texas Womans University; PhD, Texas Womans University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate and Graduate: Critical Competency Integration Nursing, Theoretical Foundations of Nursing Practice
Area of Expertise: Nursing History and Breast Cancer

Susan Chrostowski

Chrostowski, Susan, DNP, RN, ANP-C
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7104
214-689-6541
schrostowski@twu.edu 

Education: BS, Texas Woman's University; MS, Texas Woman's University; DNP, Texas Woman's University
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate: Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Program
Research Interests: Gero-pharmacology; Geriatric health; Rheumatology

Cory D. Church

Church, Cory D., PhD, RN-BC
Assistant Professor
Room 7604
cchurch@twu.edu
214-689-6611

Education: AASN, Angelo State University; BSN, Angelo State University; MSN, Angelo State University; PhD, University of Texas at Tyler
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Critical Competency Integration
Area of Expertise: Newly Licensed RNs, Transition to Practice, Nurse Residency Programs and Outcomes, Nursing Workforce Issues, Leadership and Management

Sharon Denham

Denham, Sharon PhD, RN, CNE
Houston J. & Florence A. Doswell Endowed Chair in Nursing for Teaching Excellence
Room 7512
sdenham@twu.edu
214-689-6515

Education: ADN, Shawnee State University; BSN, Ohio University; MSN, Bellarmine University; PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Primary Teaching Area: Faculty Academic and Professional Development, Veteran Families
Area of Expertise: Type 2 Diabetes Prevention, Chronic Disease Management, Family Health

Joyce Ennis

Ennis, Joyce, PhD, RN, APNP-BC, CNE
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7612
jennis@twu.edu
214-689-6608

Education: BSN & MSN, Marquette University; Post MSN, Ball State University; PhD, University of Phoenix
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate, Adult Health Competencies, Critical Competency Integration, Promotion of Wellness in the Aging Family
Area of Expertise: Chronic Illness, Health Promotion, Nursing Education

Niki Diana Fogg

Fogg, Niki Diana MSN, RN, CPN
Associate Clinical Professor; Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Room 7808
nfogg@twu.edu
214-689-6618

Education: BSN, The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston; MS, Texas Woman's University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Child Health Competencies
Area of Expertise: Best Practices in Simulation, Developing Clinical Reasoning Skills through Simulation

Neil H. Fried

Fried, Neil H., MS, RN
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7824
nfried@twu.edu
214-689-6578

Education: BS, Florida State University; MS, University of Alabama - Birmingham
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Adult Health Competencies and Nursing Assessment across the Life Span

Laurie Galatas

Galatas, Laurie, MS, RN
Associate Clinical Professor
Room 7814
lgalatas@twu.edu
214-689-6529

Education: BSN, Louisiana State University; MN, Louisiana State University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Mental Health Competencies
Area of Expertise: Death, Dying, Grief, Bereavement, Recovery from Trauma/Complex Trauma, Therapeutic Relationships and Communication, Use of Simulation to Teach Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Lynette Grange-Maasoumi

Grange-Maasoumi, Lynette, RN, MSN, FNP
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7616
lgrangemaasoumi@twu.edu
214-689-6535

Education: ASN, Pacific Union College; BSN, Pacific Union College; MSN, University of Southern California
Primary Teaching Areas: Woman & Infant Health, Faculty Advisor for WHSAA (TWU Student OB Organization), and Health Assessment Across Lifespan
Area of Expertise: Woman and Infant topics, Gluten Sensitivity and Affects in Pregnancy, and Health Assessment

Barbara Gray

Gray, Barbara, PhD, RN, CPNP
Associate Professor
Room 7207
bgray@twu.edu
214-689-6544

Education: BSN, Harding University - Arkansas; MSN, University of Texas - Arlington; PhD, Texas Womans University
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate: Masters and Doctoral- Child Health, Practicum and DNP project courses
Area of Expertise: Child Health, Child Development

Sheila M. Haley

Haley, Sheila M., PhD, RN, CPNP
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7811
shaley@twu.edu 
214-689-6725

Education: BSN, Chicago State University; MSN, University of Phoenix; PhD, Hampton University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Community Health, Aging, Palliative Care
Area of Expertise: Colorectal cancer in African American Women

Colleen Halverson

Halverson, Colleen, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor
Room 7609
chalverson@twu.edu

Education: BS, State University of New York at Buffalo; MS, Texas Woman’s University; PhD, Texas Woman’s University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Adult Health Competencies, and Critical Competency Integration Nursing
Area of Expertise: Resuscitation Science, Nursing Surveillance, Adult Health

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Hannah, Faheemah DNP, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7125
fcrear@twu.edu

Education: ADN, El Centro College; BSN, Texas Woman's University; MSN/FNP, Texas Woman's University; DNP, University of Alabama
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner Program
Research Interests: Interprofessional Collaborations, Underserved Populations, Health Disparities and Access to Care

Mitzi Harris

Harris, Mary (Mitzi), MNSc, RN, IBCLC
Assistant Clinical Professor
Faculty Co-Advisor for Chi Epsilon Sigma student nursing association
Room 7615
mharris27@twu.edu
469-223-2473

Education: BSN, Texas Christian University; MNSc, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Primary Teaching Area: Woman and Infant Health, Assessment Across the Life Span
Area of Expertise: Breastfeeding and infant health

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Hawkins, Shelley, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, GNP, FAANP
Professor & Associate Dean
Room 7513
shawkins10@twu.edu
214-689-6627

Education: BSN, University of Alabama at Birmingham; MSN, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Graduate Certificate-FNP, University of Virginia; Graduate Certificate-GNP, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston; PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Post-Doctoral Fellow, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 
Primary Teaching Area: Advanced Practice; Nursing Education
Area of Expertise: Nursing Education-Program Development, Curriculum & Evaluation; DNP Education; Technology Enhanced Health Promotion

Allison Huffman

Huffman, Allison, DNP, RN, FNP-C
Assistant Professor 
Room 7214
ahuffman@twu.edu
214-689-6604

Education: BS, Texas A&M University; BS, Texas Woman’s University; MS, Texas Woman’s University; DNP, Saint John Fisher College
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate: Doctoral – Family Health Nursing program, Advanced Assessment and DNP Practicum
Area of Expertise: Immigrant and Global Health

Rosemarie Jaekel

Jaekel, Rosemarie, PhD, RN, FNP-BC 
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7822
rjaekel1@twu.edu
214-689-6577

Education: BSN, University of Colorado - Boulder; MSN, University of Colorado - Boulder; FNP, University of California - Los Angeles;      PhD, Texas Womans University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Community Health Competencies, Care of Aging Families
Area of Expertise: Pediatric families

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Joplin-Gonzales, Pam, PhD, MSN, RN
Assistant Professor
Room 7617
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

Stephanie Kessler

Kessler, Stephanie, MSN, RN, CNE
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7815
skessler@twu.edu
214-689-6607

Education: BSN, Widener University; MSN, University of Southern Maine
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate Program: Adult Health
Area of Expertise: Using Cultural Simulation to Bridge the Gap from Classroom to the Bedside, Underserved Populations

Laura Kubin

Kubin, Laura, PhD, RN, CPN, CHES
Associate Professor
Room 7615
lkubin@twu.edu
214-689-6647

Education: BSN, Baylor University; MS, Texas Womans University, PhD, Texas Womans University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Child Health
Research Interests: Simulation, Teaching Methodologies

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Lin, Chin-Nu, PhD, MSN, MA, RN
Assistant Professor
Room 7826
clin3@twu.edu
214-689-6572

Education: BSN: Chung-Shan Medical University, Taiwan; Teacher Certificate: National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan; MA: West Texas A&M University; MSN: Grambling State University; PhD: University of Texas at Tyler
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Mental Health Competency
Area of Expertise: Cultural Competence, Mental Health, Minority Health, Health Disparities and Service – Learning

Dionne Magner

Magner, DionneMS, RN
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7817
dmagner@twu.edu 
214-689-6570

Education: BSN, Louisiana State University Medical Center; MS, Texas Womans University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Concepts
Area of Expertise: Womens Health, Veteran Health, Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

Margarita Menendez-Bobseine

Menendez-Bobsiene, Margarita DNP, RN, WHNP-BC
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7121
mmenendezedge@twu.edu
214-689-6733

Education: BSN, University of Phoenix, MSN, University of Phoenix, DNP, Texas Woman’s University
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate, Masters and Doctorate. Women’s Health and Practicum.
Area of Expertise: Women’s Health

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 Milligan

Milligan, Jennifer, MS, RN, CCRN
Associate Clinical Professor
Room 7826
214-689-6704
jmilligan@twu.edu

Education: BA, Texas A&M University; BS, Texas Woman’s University; MS, Texas Woman’s University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Adult Health Competencies
Research Interests: Simulation, Nurse Driven Protocols

Kristine Morris

Morris, Kristine, MS, RN, CNE
Associate Clinical Professor, Interim Director of Undergraduate Education
Room 7803
214-689-6576
kmorris1@twu.edu

Education: BSN, Harding University; MS, Texas Woman's University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: High Acuity Nursing, Critical Competency Integration
Research Interests: Best Practices for Teaching, Student Success, NCLEX Readiness

Debby Nolan

Nolan, Debby, MSN, RN, CNE
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7806
214-689-6526
dnolan@twu.edu

Education: BSN, Texas Woman's University; MSN, Texas Woman's University
Primary Teaching Areas:
Undergraduate: Assessment Across the Lifespan
Research Interests: Student Mentoring

Charli Lois Oquin

Oquin, Charli Lois, DNP, APRN-BC, PNP, SNP-BC, NCSN, NE-BC
Clinical Professor
Room 7205
124-689-6568
coquin@twu.edu

Education: BSN, University of Texas - Arlington; MS, Texas Woman's University; PNP, University of Texas at Arlington; SNP, Dallas Independent School District - School Nurse Practitioner Program; PhD, (ABD) Capella University; DNP, Texas Christian University 
Primary Teaching Area: Doctoral: Ethical Dimensions of Nursing, Policy, Power and Politics, Philosophy of Nursing Science, and Professional DNP Capstone
Research Interests: Adolescent Pregnancy, Population Health, Doctor of Nursing Practice Role Development

Margaret Peters

Peters, Margaret, MS, RN
Assistant Professor
Room 7506
214-689-6521
mpeters@twu.edu

Education: BS, Texas Woman’s University; MS, Texas Woman’s University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Critical Competency Integration, Transition to Baccalaureate Nursing
Research Interest: Diabetes Education

Aleatha Rossler

Rossler, Aleatha MS, RM, CGRN
Visiting Clinical Professor
Room 7821
ARossler@twu.edu
214-689-6527

Education: LVN, Trinity Valley Community College, ADN, Excelsior College, BSN, University of Texas at Arlington, MS, Texas Woman’s University
Primary Teaching: Undergraduate, Concepts and Fundamentals of nursing, Adult Health 1
Area of Expertise: Geriatrics, Neurology, post operative care, wound care, transitions of care
Research Interests: Increasing interest in geriatric nursing and keeping nurses at the bedside

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Roussel, Linda, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, CNL, FAAN
Visiting Clinical Professor, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program Coordinator
ASB 129
lroussel@twu.edu
940-898-2426

Education: BSN, William Carey College; MS, University of Southern Mississippi; PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Primary Teaching Area: DNP courses including DNP Scholarly Project courses, Master’s core courses; Master’s Nursing Health Systems Administration, Clinical Nurse Leader
Area of Expertise: Leadership, Healthcare System, Healthy Work Environments

Nola Schrum

Schrum, Nola, MSN, BSN, ACLS, CCRN, RN
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7502
214-689-6574
nschrum@twu.edu

Education: BSN, University of Texas – Arlington; MSN, Texas Woman’s University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Adult Health 2, Critical Competencies Integration
Research Interests: Global and Mission Nursing and Community Health

Susan Sheriff

Sheriff, Susan, PhD, RN
Professor, Director of Graduate Education
Room 7203
214-689-6522
ssheriff@twu.edu

Education: BSN, Eastern Mennonite College; MS, Texas Woman's University; PhD, Texas A&M University
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate: Nursing Education
Research Interests: Smoking Cessation

Joy Spadachene

Spadachene, Joy, MS, RN-BC
Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7610
214-689-6554
jspadachene@twu.edu

Education: BS, University of Texas – Dallas; BSN, Texas Woman’s University; MS, Texas Woman’s University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate Adult Health Competencies
Research Interests: Patient education and health promotion

Mari Tietze

Tietze, Mari, RN-BC in Nursing Informatics
Professor
Room 7112
214-689-6792
mtietze@twu.edu

Education: BSN, Washburn University; MSN, University of Kansas - Kansas City; PhD, Texas Woman's University
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate: Research and Quality Improvement in Nursing, Introduction into Clinical Investigation in Nursing, Telehealth and Remote Monitoring in Post-Acute Care
Research Interests: Use of Information Technology to Advance Population Health

Michele Trinka

Trinka, Michele, MSN, RN, CCRN, PCCN, CHSE
Associate Clinical Professor
Room 7828
214-689-6547
mtrinka@twu.edu

Education: ADN, Triton College, River Grove, IL; BSN, Texas Tech University; MSN, University of Texas at Tyler
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Child Health Competencies, Adult I, VA PBNR Simulation
Research Interests: Best Practices in Simulation, Developing Clinical Reasoning Skills Through Simulation, Pediatric Critical Care

Shopha Tserotas

Tserotas, Shopha, MS, RN
Assistant Clinical Professor, Co-Coordinator Weekend/Evening Program
Room 7602
214-689-6623
stserotas@twu.edu

Education: BSN, Grand View University, Des Moines, IA; MSN, Texas Woman's University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Adult Health Competencies
Research Interests: Nursing Education, Learning Styles

Christina Villanueva

Villanueva, Christina, MSN, RN, CPN
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7811
214-689-6620
cvillanueva2@twu.edu

Education: BSN, Stephen F. Austin; MSN, Walden University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Mental Health and Child Health
Research Interests: Mental Health in Pediatric Patients, Attitudes Toward Mental Illness

Jeffrey Williams

Williams, Jeffrey, DNP, RN, CCRN, CCNS
Associate Clinical Professor
Room 7820
214-689-6545
jwilliams57@twu.edu

Education: BS, Sam Houston State University; BSN, University of Texas Health Science Center-Houston; MSN, University of Texas Health Science Center-San Antonio; DNP, Texas Christian University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Concepts and Clinical Competencies, Clinical Competency Integration
Research Interests: Fall Prevention in the Older Adult Population

Cecilia Elaine Wilson

Wilson, Cecilia Elaine
Associate Clinical Professor
Room 7820
214-689-6531
cwilson@twu.edu

Education: BS, Texas Woman's University; MS, Texas Woman's University; PhD, Capella University
Primary Teaching Area: Graduate: Nursing Education
Research Interests: Experiential Learning; The Science of Learning; Online Education

Jennifer Ensign Wilson

Wilson, Jennifer Ensign,  DNP, RN, CPN
Clinical Professor, Coordinator of the 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 

Mary Grace Yousef

Yousef, Mary Grace, BS, MS
Assistant Clinical Professor
Room 7823
214-689-6570
myousef@twu.edu

Education: BS, Texas Woman's University; MS, Texas Woman's University
Primary Teaching Area: Undergraduate: Adult Health I Competencies
Research Interests: Development of Clinical Faculty, Simulation, and Teaching Strategies

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