Carolyn Tinsley

Years Taught at Murray State:


Courses taught at Murray State:

Adult Health II, Adult Health III, Pathophysiology (BSN & RN-BSN)


2006 Murray State Nursing Alumni Association-Most Outstanding Alumni


BSN-Murray State University, 1986
MSN-Murray State University, 2001

Certification and Licensure:

Clinical Nurse Specialist-Adult Health, APRN-Kentucky

Clinical / Professional Focus:

Critical Care

Research Focus:

The Trajectory of the Registered Nurse's Exodus from the Profession: A phenomenological Study of the Lived Experience of Oppression

Professional Experience Prior to Murray State:

Lourdes Hospital-critical care, Education Department, Medical Education Instructor, Critical Care Educator, Special Procedures, Coronary Care Unit, Quality Assurance, Admissions, Discharge & Transfer Nurse; Murray State Clinical Adjunct Instructor, Shawnee Community College-Clinical Instructor, Regional Medical Associates

Professional Organizations:

Sigma Theta Tau International
Society for Clinical Nurse Specialist Educators