Stephanie Barger

Curriculum Vitae

Summary

ACADEMIC RANK: Nursing Instructor

DATE OF APPOINTMENT: August 18, 2014

RESPONSIBILITIES: Instruction of NU200 and supervision of two NU302 community clinical courses

NURSING LICENSE: 1-072492

EDUCATION: Masters of Science in Nursing with a focus on Nursing Education, University of North Alabama 2013

Work History

Work History
Aug 2014 - Present

Nursing Instructor

University of North Alabama
Jan 2014 - May 2014

Nursing Instructor

Northwest Shoals Community College
Aug 2013 - Dec 2013

University of North Alabama

University of North Alabama
Aug 2013 - Dec 2013

Care Coordinator

Calhoun Community College
Jan 2011 - Aug 2011

Case Manager

Calhoun Community College
Sep 1996 - Aug 2010

Nurse Manager

Calhoun Community College
Jul 1995 - Sep 1996

Case Manager

Calhoun Community College
Jan 1995 - Jul 1995

Staff Nurse

Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital
Jun 1994 - Jan 1995

Staff Nurse/relief Charge

Shoals Hospital

Education

Education
2014 - Present

Ed.D. in Instructional Leadership in Nursing Education

University of  Alabama
2011 - 2013

Master's of Science in Nursing : Nurse Educator Track

University of North Alababma
1992 - 1994

Bachelor's of Science in Nursing

University of north alabama

Professional Organizations

  • Golden Key Honour Society                                                    2014-present
  • Sigma Theta Tau International                                               2012-present
  • American Nurses Association                                                 2013-present
  • North Alabama Health Educators Consortium                2014-present
  • Phi Kappa Phi                                                                               1994-present

Professional Committees

  • Traditional Faculty Retention Committee (TRRP)              2014-present
  • Student Recruitment Ad Hoc Committee                             2014-present

Professional Contributions

       Reseach Assistant

  • November, 2012: Assisted doctoral candidate, Lynn Underwood, Assistant Professor, University of North Alabama, with doctoral simulation research on the end-of-life care experience at NorthWest Shoals Community College RN program Phil Campbell campus.

Presentations

  • April 21, 2014: Guest Speaker at the University of North Alabama's College of Nursing Fundamentals Class on Grief, Death, and Dying
  • September 24, 2014: Guest Speaker at Hospice of the Shoals’ Caring for the Caregiver Conference
  • April 10, 2013: Capstone Research Presentation

Community Service

  • April 13, 2015: Student Recruitment at the University of North Alabama 2015 Career Carnival
  • March 13, 2015: Volunteer at the HUB of the Shoals Respite Care Event
  • November 8, 2014: Student Recruitment at the University of North Alabama Preview Day
  • September 24, 2014: Guest Speaker at Hospice of the Shoals’ Caring for the Caregiver Conference
  • October 21, 2014: Student Recruitment for University of North Alabama at Colbert County High School Career Fair
  • August 25th, 2014: Student Recruitment at University of North Alabama College and Career Fair

Honors

  • 2014-2015: Recipient of Alabama Board of Nursing Scholarship for Nursing Education Students
  • 2014: Inducted into the Golden Key International Honor Society
  • 2013-2014: Recipient of Alabama Board of Nursing Scholarship for Nursing Education Students
  • 2013: Recipient of the University of Alabama Capstone College of Nursing Ed.D in Instructional Leadership in Nursing Education Scholarship
  • 2012: Recipient of University of North Alabama College of Nursing Master’s program Scholarship
  • 2012: Inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honors Society
  • 1994: Inducted into Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society

Continuing Education

  • 2013 to present: Enrolled in Ed.D. in Instructional Leadership in Nursing Education program at the University of Alabama full time. Anticipated graduation and dissertation completion in 2017.
  • Current GPA: 4.0