- Laura Waters, PhD, RN
- Associate Professor of Nursing, Department Chair
B.S.N., 1983, Misericordia University
M.S., 1996, Wilkes University
Ph.D., 2009, Widener Universit
Research interest focuses on nursing professionalism and anger management.
- Laurel Pierangeli, PhD, RN
- Associate Professor of Nursing
R.N., 1974, University of Pennsylvania
B.S., 1981, Marywood University
M.S., 1987, SUNY at Binghamton
Ph.D., 2006, SUNY at Binghamton
Doctoral research involved evaluating the effects of a sexual abstinence program in middle school-aged children from rural and urban areas. Her additional research interest is with "student perceptions of caring for severely disabled children." Additional research involves attitudes towards poverty- pre and post poverty simulation, children with disabilities, and student nurse perceptions of a hospice experience.
- Claranne Mathiesen, MSN. RN
- Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S., 1985, East Stroudsburg University
M.S., 1993, Villanova University
Research involves aspects of stroke care and stroke community education.