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Faculty and Staff Directory

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Faculty/Staff Name Title Secondary Title Phone Email Keywords Department
Faculty Abshire, Demetrius A., PhD, RN Assistant Professor 803-576-6262
Faculty Adams, Swann Arp, PhD, MS Professor 803-777-7635
Faculty Alleyne, Dwayne, DNP, APRN, ACNP-C Assistant Professor 803-576-6349
Faculty Andrews, Jeannette O., PhD, RN, FAAN Dean and Helen Gurley Wolford Professor of Nursing 803-777-3862
Staff Backlund, Sabrina Project Coordinator 803-777-4310
Faculty Baliko, Beverly, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC Associate Professor 803-777-2292
Faculty Beaver, Lindy, DNP, ACNS-BS, CHE Assistant Professor 803-576-6884
Faculty Bell, Nathaniel , PhD Associate Professor (803) 777-9861
Staff Brown, Gene Faculty Development Program Coordinator 803-777-6488
Staff Burnitz, Carl S. IT Services Specialist II 803-576-7208
Faculty Catledge, Courtney, DNP, MPH, APRN, FNP-BC Instructor, USC Lancaster 803-313-7459
Staff Cavanaugh, Jeanne U., MN, RN, NEA-BC Director of Clinical Partnerships 803-777-7128
Faculty Chappell, Katherine K., PhD, APRN, CPNP-PC Coordinator of Clinical Education and Associate Professor 803-777-4730
Staff Chavous, Sherene Student Services Coordinator 803-777-7412 Office of Student Affairs
Staff Coleman, Rachel IT Services Specialist III 803-777-2028
Staff Combs, Elizabeth, MA Project Coordinator 803-777-7606
Faculty Cone, April, DNP, MSN Ed., RN USC Salkahatchie Nursing Academic Program Manager and Clinical Assistant Professor 803-812-7429 (West Campus) 843-782-8670 (East Campus)
Faculty Corbett, Cynthia L., PhD, RN, FAAN SmartState Endowed Chair in Clinical Effectiveness Research/Chronic Care Management and Professor 803-576-6275
Faculty Cox, De Anna, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC Associate Professor 803-777-4390
Faculty Cox, Mary Foster, PhD, APRN, CPNP-PC Chair of the Faculty and Associate Professor 803-777-8466
Faculty Creed, Joan M., DNP, RN,CCM Assistant Professor 803-777-9162
Staff Cromer, Monica Senior Director of Development 803-777-3848
Staff Crosby, Krystal A. Clinical Compliance Coordinator 803-576-7301
Staff Crowell, Francoise Undergraduate Student Services Coordinator 803-576-6188
Faculty Custer, Sabra S., DNP, MS, FNP-BC Associate Professor 803-777-0185
Faculty Dail, Robin, PhD, RN, FAAN Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Professor 803-576-6187
Staff Dangerfield, Rebecca Human Resources Director 803-777-6198
Faculty Davis, Jean, PhD, RN, FAAN PhD Program Director and Professor 803-576-8367
Faculty Davis, Victoria H., DNP, ARNP, CPNP-PC, GCPH Assistant Professor 803-777-9148
Faculty Dawson, Robin, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC Director, Smart Start Nursing Program and Assistant Professor (803) 576-6021
Faculty Deupree, Joy, PhD, APRN, WHNP-BC Professor and Associate Dean for Practice Innovation, Partnerships & Policy 803-777-7367
Faculty Dievendorf, Amy C., DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, AGACNP-BC Director, AGACNP Program and Associate Professor 803-777-7851
Faculty Donevant, Sara B., PhD, RN, CCRN Assistant Professor 803-777-7672
Staff Everhart, Kayla Research Associate 803-777-8437
Faculty Felder, Tisha M., PhD, MSW Assistant Professor Cancer Prevention & Control Program, Arnold School of Public Health and (803) 777-9830
Staff Gallerani, David, MPH Research Specialist I 803-777-9735
Faculty Gibbs, Shelli B., DNP, APRN, FNP-BC Assistant Professor and Assistant Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Program 803-777-5914
Staff Halliwell, Christina L. Academic Advisor 803-777-7113
Faculty Haverkamp, Jacqueline, DNP, MBA, RN, FNP-C Associate Professor 740-816-2308
Faculty Hein, Liam C. , PhD, RN, FAAN Associate Professor 803-777-7683
Faculty Heiney, Sue P., PhD, RN, FAAN Research Professor and Dunn Shealy Professor of Nursing 803-777-8214
Faculty Herbert, Laura L., DNP, APRN, NP-C, FNP-BC Assistant Professor 803-777-9170
Faculty Herbert Harris, Eboni, PhD, APRN, FNP-BC Director, Master’s Entry into Practice Nursing Program and Associate Professor (803) 777-2910
Faculty Herman, JoAnne, PhD, RN Faculty Emeritus & Part Time Instructor 803-777-4993
Faculty Hughes, Ronda G., PhD, MHS, RN, FAAN Director, Center for Nursing Leadership and Associate Professor 803-777-0119
Faculty Inman, Dianna, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC, PMHS, PMHNP-BC Director, Psych Mental Health NP Program and Associate Professor 803-576-8455
Faculty Jackson, Joynelle Rivers, EdD, MSN, RNC-MNN Director, RN-BSN Program and Assistant Professor 803-777-2806
Faculty Jaja, Cheedy T., PhD, MPH, MSN, PMHNP-BC, RN Associate Professor 803-777-0472
Faculty Jeffcoat, Christy A., DNP, MSN, RN Assistant Professor 803-777-0937
Faculty Jenerette, Coretta M., PhD, RN, AOCN, CNE, FAAN Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusivity and Professor 803-576-8332
Staff Johnson, Jan Communications Director 803-777-1842
Faculty Johnson, Rhonda R., DNP, APRN, CNM Assistant Professor 803-576-8317
Faculty Jones, Kathrine (Kate), DNP, RN, CENP, CCM Director, MSN Nursing Administration and DNP Nurse Executive Leadership Programs & Associate Professor 803-576-6274
Staff Kupfer, Melissa Graduate Programs Manager 803-777-9616
Faculty LaSala, Kathleen B., PhD, RN, PNP, CNE Professor and Executive Academic Strategist 803-777-4683
Staff Lanier, Pamela M., MSN-Ed, RN Simulation Educator 803-576-6282
Staff Maciaszek, Ashley Assistant Dean for Finance & Operations 803-777-9961
Staff McClure, Sabrina Academic Advisor 803-777-4468
Staff McCormick, Jessica, MEd Executive Assistant to the Dean 803-777-3862
Faculty McDonnell, Karen Kane, PhD, RN Associate Professor 803-777-9866
Faculty Mercer, Kathleen C., RD, LD, Ed.D Instructor (Clinical Nutrition) 803-777-7293
Faculty Miles, Heather S., MSN, APRN WHNP-BC Assistant Professor 803-777-7637
Faculty Mitchell, Sheryl, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, ACNP-BC, FAANP Director, FNP Program and Associate Professor 803-777-2913
Staff Moorer, Patricia IT Services Specialist II 803-777-1213
Staff Muller, Shantia Academic Coordinator 803-777-0766
Faculty Murillo, Crystal L., PhD, RN, CHSE Director, Clinical Simulation Laboratory and Assistant Professor 803-777-6533
Staff Neet, Erica, BS Administrative Assistant 803-777-3468
Staff Nelson, Cheryl, MBA Executive Director of Student Affairs 803-777-8777
Faculty Onello, Rachel L., PhD, RN, CHSE, CNE, CNL Associate Professor 803-777-7293
Staff Outen, Susan, MN, RN Action Coalition Coordinator, SC Center for Nursing Leadership 803-777-6097
Faculty Pate, Leigh, DNP, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC Assistant Professor, USC-Lancaster 803-313-7439
Faculty Patterson, Brooke L., DNP, APRN, FNP-C Assistant Professor 803-777-4499
Staff Patty, Trey Student Affairs Coordinator 803-777-0290
Faculty Pinto, Bernardine M., PhD Associate Dean for Research and Professor 803-777-9272
Staff Pointer, Tawanie H. Student Services Coordinator 803-777-6185
Staff Polyakova-Norwood, Vera Director of Distributed Learning 803-777-2476
Staff Puckett, Jeffrey Research Assistant 803-777-3861
Staff Ranges, Scott Director of Graduate Admissions 803-777-9173 Office of Student Affairs
Faculty Raynor, Phyllis A., PhD, APRN, PMHNP-BC Interim Director, PMHNP Program and Assistant Professor 803-777-9083
Faculty Ribar, Alicia K., PhD, APRN, FNP-BC Associate Dean of Academics Affairs and Professor 803-777-4889
Staff Roe, Mollie B. Communications Coordinator 803-777-3039
Staff Rosier, Lonnie, MLIS, CHSOS Clinical Simulation Lab Operations Manager 803-777-1057 Clinical Simulation Lab
Faculty Scott, Ann, DNP, RN, CCRN-K, CNE Assistant Professor 803-313-7165
Faculty Selph, Margaret J., DNP, APRN, ANP-C Assistant Professor 803-777-7293
Staff Sharpe, Jane Assistant Business Manager 803-777-3227
Faculty Slone, Sarah E., DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CCRN Assistant Professor 803-777-2327
Staff Spruill, Lisa Pre-Award Program Coordinator 803-777-6510
Staff Stoquert, Vanessa Administrative Coordinator I 803-777-9505 Academic Affairs
Staff Sudduth, Whitney, BS Administrative Coordinator I 803-777-5217
Faculty Sutton, Suzanne M., PhD, RN, CNE Assistant Professor 803-777-2235
Faculty Sweeney, Allison, PhD Assistant Professor
Faculty Tavakoli, Abbas S., DrPH, MPH, ME Professor 803-777-2978
Faculty Taylor, Kimberly A., DNP, RN, NEA-BC, CNOR Assistant Professor 803-777-2467
Staff Turner, Vernon Academic Advisor 803-777-5708
Staff Vereen, Gail Academic Affairs Systems Manager 803-777-3780
Faculty Vick, Lori Lynn, PhD, RN Associate Professor 803-777-9647
Staff Waltz, Heidi, MEd Undergraduate Student Services Manager 803-777-2526
Staff Webber, Ryan S., BA Director of Information Technology 803-777-3756
Staff Werner, Christopher Research Associate 803-777-9736
Faculty Wickersham, Karen E. , PhD, RN Assistant Professor 803-777-2684
Faculty Wirth, Michael , PhD, MSPH Assistant Professor 803-576-6736
Faculty Worthy, Karen, PhD, MPH, RN, CNE Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Studies & Associate Professor 803-576-7954
Staff Wright, Pamela , MA, BA Research Associate 803-777-6039
Staff Young, Faith Business Director 803-777-5296

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