- Current & Future Students
Set Your Career in Motion at Kent State University College of Nursing!
At Kent State University College of Nursing we are innovators. We are a non-medical center with collaborative laboratories with multiple world-class medical institutions. We also have a strong interdisciplinary foundation in healthcare and healthcare delivery research, infomatics, communication and public health.
Our research and scholarship focus on health, well-being, and knowledge development and translation, including:
- Trauma - post-surgical recovery, interpersonal violence, teens living with chronically ill parents
- Self Care - bone health, integrative/complementary strategies, management of HIV, healthy work environments
- Educational Innovations - simulation and measurement, online and mobile learning
- Transitions - lifespan and family dynamics.
The new Dean will engage in visionary and long-range planning for the college; provide leadership and oversight to all academic programs; encourage and support continuous improvement of programs and curriculum; evaluate and approve all curricular changes, advising functions, and student recruitment and retention actions and initiatives; develop and review curricular and programmatic initiatives; may teach courses.
Learn more about the qualifications of the Dean position, the College of Nursing and the application process by clicking here.
The Henderson Endowed Chair for Nursing Innovation is an appointment that acknowledges and recognizes distinguished academic achievement in areas such as complementary and alternative therapies, patient quality and safety, or patient care advancements.
For more information about The Linnea Henderson Endowed Chair for Nursing Innovation, click here.
We have an active research faculty in nursing that collaborates with other scientists within and outside the discipline to define new and creative solutions for health and healthcare.
Learn more about our research philosophy and current studies on the Research page.
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