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Linda Thomas

Years Taught at MSU: 

Courses Taught:
Introduction to the Process and Practice of Professional Nursing
Leadership and Management of Nursing
The Nursing Profession and Healthcare Delivery

Awards & Honors:
Presentation Excellence Award for presentation of "Transition from Clinical Nursing to Associate Degree Nursing Faculty: Perceived Barriers" at the International Conference on Learning and Administration in Higher Education, 2012.

Outstanding Educational Leadership Student Western Kentucky University, 2011

NISOD Excellence Award in Teaching, 2009

MCC New Horizon's Excellence Award for Faculty, 2009

Loman C. Trover MD Award for Outstanding Contributions to Health Care, 2002

University of Lousville/Western Kentucky University, PhD Education

University of Evansville-Masters of Science in Nursing

University of Kansas, Bachelors of Science in Nursing

Certification and Licensure:
Certified Nurse Educator

License from KY Board of Nursing

Professional Experience Prior to MSU:
Leadership and Management
Social Policy

Research Focus:

Faculty Work Life

Professional Experience Prior to MSU:

Division Chair and Program Coordinator, Madisonville Community College, Associate Degree Nursing Program

Staff Nurse, NICU, Regional Medical Center

OB Nurse Clinician, Trover Clinic

Professional Organizations:

KY Nurses Association/American Nurses Association

Sigma Theta Tau

Phi Kappa Phi

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