Kristine Nelson, MSN, BSN
The School of Nursing hired Kristine as an assistant professor of nursing in 2015. She arrived with nearly 40 years of experience in the nursing profession. In the two years prior to her arrival, she worked as the simulation operations manager within the Smart Hospital of the University of Texas at Arlington’s College of Nursing and Health Innovation.
Previously, she spent three years (2010-13) as an assistant professor of nursing at Tarrant County College in Fort Worth, Texas, and six years (2004-10) as a clinical nursing instructor in the University of Texas at Arlington’s College of Nursing. Through her career, Kristine has held several positions, including staff nurse, evening charge nurse, nursing coordinator, research assistant and nurse manager, since she began her nursing career in 1976. She has worked in Oregon, Washington, Texas and Ohio.
- BSN, Oregon Health & Science University
- MSN, OHSU