J. Owens

Dr. Jackie Owens

Associate Professor of Nursing
Director, RN to BSN Program
College of Nursing & Health Sciences
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  • Joined Ashland University faculty in 2003 and serves as clinical assistant professor of Nursing

  • 15 years, nursing education program experience-RN-BSN, MS, DNP

  • Certified Nurse Educator since 2012

  • Experienced in curriculum development: web-based or web-assisted 14 nursing courses

  • Research areas include Pedagogical Strategies, Editing/Student Publication, Virtual Worlds, Disaster Response

  • Journal and book publications related to online and face-to-face teaching strategies

  • International, national and regional presentations on topics related to nursing education

  • Chair of Graduate Council and College of Nursing and Health Sciences curriculum committees

  • Mentor for many graduate students pursuing careers in nursing education


Kent State University, Ph.D., M.S.N.
Ashland University, B.S.N.
Diploma, Trumbull Memorial Hospital School of Nursing