DEPARTMENT: Lancaster RN to BS
POSITION: Assistant Professor
DEPARTMENT: EMU at Lancaster
POSITION: RN to BSN Site Coordinator
LOCATION: Lancaster | n/a
Nancy has been teaching full-time in the Eastern Mennonite University Lancaster RN-to-BS in Nursing Program since July 2014.
Prior to full-time teaching at EMU Lancaster, Nancy taught at EMU Lancaster as an adjunct faculty member, and also gained teaching experience through her role as clinical and classroom instructor, Harrisburg Area Community College Lancaster Campus 2009-2014, clinical instructor at Alvernia University, 2013, and through several graduate assistantships at Villanova University, 2009-2013.
Nancy has gained valuable experience in conducting research studies, and publishing research findings through her own research in the pregnant adolescent population, and through active participation on externally-funded research committees at Villanova University.
Nancy is married to Brian and has a son (serving in the Army Reserves), daughter-in-law, grandson Owen, and daughter, son-in-law (serving in the US Air Force). She and her family have attended LCBC church for several years and is an occasional volunteer in teen ministry. Nancy also teaches cooking skills and offer nutrition tips at a women’s shelter.
PhD (2015) Villanova University: Nursing Education and Research.
Master of Science in Nursing Education (2009), Villanova University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing-Millersville University (2000)
Associate Degree in Nursing, Lancaster General Hospital School of Nursing; Franklin & Marshall College
*Wise, N. & Cantrell, M. (submitted for publication). Effectiveness of Recruitment and Retention Strategies in a Pregnant Adolescent Nutrition Intervention Study.