Linda, Roussel, Ph.D., RN, NEA-BC, CNL, FAAN

Visiting Clinical Professor

Nursing

Linda, Roussel, Ph.D., RN, NEA-BC, CNL, FAAN

Contact

lroussel@twu.edu
940-898-2426
ASB 129

Biography

Dr. Roussel has over 30 years of nursing and leadership experience serving in a variety of practice, administrative, and academic roles. Her work as a nurse executive provided opportunity for advancing her education, and work with academic programs including Nursing Administration, Clinical Nurse Leader, and the Doctor of Nursing Practice. Dr. Roussel has experience in grant-writing receiving a Health Resources and Service Administration (HRSA) grant for a nurse-managed clinic within an academic medical center which provided opportunities for greater collaboration of the academic-clinical partnership. She has authored several textbooks including Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators, Project Planning and Management, Clinical Nurse Leader, and Evidence-Based Practice. She has mentored graduate students and novice faculty.

Education

Ph.D., UAB School of Nursing
M.S., Nursing Administration, Community Mental Health, University of Southern Mississipi
B.S.N., William Carey College

Expertise

Evidence-Based Practice; Implementation Science; Improvement Science; Project Management; Management; Leadership; Clinical Nurse Leader; Systems Thinking

Latest Articles

Leadership's Impact on Quality, Outcomes, and Costs
Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America (2019)
Linda Roussel

Advancing the clinical nurse leader model through academic-practice-policy partnership
Nursing Outlook (2019)
Miriam Bender, James L. Harris, Robert J. LaPointe, Elizabeth A. Murphy, Linda Roussel

EBP Design and Translation: Teaching How to Begin a Scholarly Practice Project
Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing (2018)
B A Graves, P V O'neal, Linda Roussel, S Polanchich

The AONE Nurse Executive Competencies: 12 Years Later
Nurse Leader (2017)
K T Waxman, Linda Roussel, D Herrin-Griffith, J D'Alfonso

Applying the PDSA framework to examine the use of the clinical nurse leader to evaluate pressure ulcer reporting
Journal of Nursing Care Quality (2017)
S Polancich, S Coiner, H Barber, T Poe, Linda Roussel

Consolidating the academic end of a community­ based participatory research venture to address health disparities
Journal of higher education outreach and engagement (2017)
M Arrieta, K Hudson, T Shaw, Linda Roussel, E Crooks

Theory and practice of using mixed methods in translational research: A cross-disciplinary perspective
International Journal of Multiple Research Approaches (2017)
N lvankova, H lvankova,, Linda Roussel

A regional consortium for doctor of nursing practice education: Integrating improvement science into the curriculum
Journal of Professional Nursing (2017)
S Polancich, Linda Roussel, B A Graves, P V O'Neal

Operational failures detected by frontline acute care nurses
Research in Nursing & Health (2017)
K R Stevens, E P Engh, H Tubbs-Cooley, D M Conley, T Cupit

A regional consortium for Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Education: Integrating improvement science into the curriculum (part 2)
Journal of Professional Nursing (2016)
B Graves, S Polancich, Linda Roussel

A regional consortium for Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Education: Integrating evidence-based practice into the curriculum (Part 1)
Journal of Professional Nursing (2016)
B Graves, Linda Roussel, S Polancich

Then and now: Nurses' perception of the electronic health record
Online Journal of Nursing Informatics (2015)
C S Harmon, M Fogle, Linda Roussel

Best Practices for Conducting an RCA: Are there any?
Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare (2014)
S Polancich, Linda Roussel, P Patrician

Examining the root cause analysis process: An observational assessment of the use of the RCA in the healthcare environment
Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare (2014)
S Polancich, Linda Roussel, P Patrician, D Moat

Books

Project Planning & Management: A Guide For Nurses and Interprofessional Teams
Jones and Bartlett Learning (2018)
James L Harris, Linda A Roussel, Catherine Dearman, Tricia Thomas

Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators
Jones & Bartlett Learning (2018)
Linda A Roussel, Tricia Thomas, James L Harris

Initiating and sustaining the clinical nurse leader role, a practical guide
Jones and Bartlett Learning (2017)
J Harris, Linda Roussel, P Thomas

Management and leadership for nurse administrators
Jones and Bartlett Learning (2017)
Linda Roussel, P Thomas, J Harris

Project planning and management: A guide for nurses and interprofessional teams (2nd ed.)
Jones and Bartlett Publishers (2016)
J Harris, Linda Roussel, C Dearman, P Thomas

Evidence-based practice, An integrative approach to research, administration, and practice (2nd ed.)
Jones and Bartlett Learning (2016)
H Hall, Linda Roussel

Initiating and sustaining the clinical nurse leader Role (3rd ed.
Jones and Bartlett Learning (2016)
J Harris, Linda Roussel, P Thomas

Project planning and managementfor CNLs, DNP, and nurse administrators
Jones and Bartlett Learning (2015)
J Harris, Linda Roussel, C Dearman, T Thomas

Management and leadership for nurse administrators
Jones and Bartlett Learning (2015)
Linda Roussel, T Thomas, J Harris

Initiating and sustaining the clinical nurse leader role, A practical guide, 2nd edition
Jones and Bartlett Learning (2014)
J Harris, Linda Roussel, P Thomas

Initiating and sustaining the clinical nurse leader role: a practical guide
Jones & Bartlett Learning (2013)
J L Harris, Linda Roussel

Evidence-based practice: An integrative approach to research, administration and practice
Jones & Barlette Learning (2012)
H R Hall, Linda Roussel

Project planning and evaluation
Jones & Bartlett Learning (2011)
J Harris, Linda Roussel, S Walters, C Dearman

Management and leadership for nurse administrators, 6th Edition
Jones & Bartlett Learning (2011)
Linda Roussel

What you need to know about professional behavior that will set you apart from the rest
Cengage Learning: United States (2009)
J D Maes, Linda Roussel

Initiating and sustaining the clinical nurse leader role
Jones & Bartlett Learning (2009)
J L Harris, Linda Roussel

Chapters

Leadership theory and application for nurse leaders
in Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators (7th ed.) | (2017)
Linda Roussel, P Thomas, C Ratcliffe

Forces influencing nursing leadership
in Management and leadership for nurse administrators (7th ed.) | (2017)
Linda Roussel

Community outreach
in Initiating and Sustaining the Clinical Nurse Leader Role | (2009)
Linda Roussel

Transformational leadership and evidence-based management in a changing world
in Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators (5th Edition) | (2009)
Linda Roussel

Collaborative decision-making and communication
in Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators (5th Edition) | (2009)
Linda Roussel, R Swansburg

Ethical nurse leadership
in Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators (5th Edition) | (2009)
Linda Roussel

Concepts and theories guiding professional practice
in Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators (5th Edition) | (2009)
Linda Roussel

Trends shaping nursing leadership
in Management and Leadership for Nurse Administrators (5th Edition) | (2009)
Linda Roussel

Honors & Awards

  • Graduate Mentor Award, University of Alabama Birmingham (2017)
  • Excellent 5-star review from Doody's Review, Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Initiating and Sustaining the CNL (3rd ed.) (2016)
  • Excellent 5-star review from Doody's Review, Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Management and Leadership for NA (7th ed.) (2016)