Kristine Morris, M.S., R.N., C.N.E

Associate Clinical Professor

Nursing

Kristine Morris, M.S., R.N., C.N.E

Contact

kmorris1@twu.edu
940-898-2478
ASB 309A

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Biography

Kristine Morris has over 25 years of experience in adult health nursing, including care of spinal cord injured veterans and critically ill adults. She has been teaching undergraduate nursing students at TWU since 2007. Ms. Morris is a PhD candidate in Higher Education at the University of North Texas. Her research interests include student success in undergraduate nursing education and readiness for the nursing licensure exam, NCLEX-RN. She is passionate about nursing education. Her teaching, service, and scholarship revolve around identifying barriers and bridges to nursing student success, particularly among students from racial/ethnic minority groups in the U.S. Her goal is to help craft a knowledgeable, skilled, and resilient professional nursing workforce that is representative of our nation's population.

Education

M.S., Nursing Education, Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas
B.S.N., Nursing, Harding University, Searcy, Arkansas

Expertise

Nursing Education; Undergraduate Education; Higher Education; Student Success; Race Theory; NCLEX-RN; Transition to Nursing Practice

Professional Affiliations

  • American Nurses Association/Texas Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society

Honors & Awards

  • Pinning Ceremony Keynote Speaker, Texas Woman's University, College of Nursing, Dallas Campus. Class of December 2018 (2018)
  • Pinning Ceremony Keynote Speaker, Texas Woman's University, College of Nursing, Dallas Campus. Class of August 2018 (2018)
  • Pinning Ceremony Keynote Speaker, Texas Woman's University, College of Nursing, Dallas Campus. Class of May 2018 (2018)
  • Pinning Ceremony Keynote Speaker, Texas Woman's University, College of Nursing, Dallas Campus, Class of December, 2017 (2017)
  • Pinning Ceremony Keynote Speaker, Texas Woman's University, College of Nursing, Dallas Campus, Class of May, 2017 (2017)
  • Pinning Ceremony Keynote Speaker, Texas Woman's University, College of Nursing, Dallas Campus, Class of December, 2016 (2016)
  • Pinning Ceremony Keynote Speaker, Texas Woman's University, College of Nursing, Dallas Campus. Class of August, 2016 (2016)
  • Cass Faculty Excellence Award for Teaching, Texas Woman's University College of Nursing (2016)
  • Pinning Ceremony Keynote Speaker, Texas Woman's University, College of Nursing, Dallas Campus. Class of May, 2016 (2016)