Andrea Alexander, MSN, BSN

Assistant Professor of Nursing

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The nursing department hired Andrea Alexander as an assistant professor of nursing in 2018. She arrived from Simpson University in Redding, California, where she worked as an assistant professor of nursing the previous year and a half. Prior to that, she held a number of nursing positions at health centers and clinics in California, including as a family nurse practitioner fellow at the Shasta Community Health Center (2016), as a family nurse practitioner at The Oasis Clinic of Chico, California (2015-16), and as an emergency department staff nurse at the Enloe Medical Center in Chico (2010-15).

Alexander has worked in the nursing profession since 2007, starting out as a staff nurse at Shasta Regional Medical Center in Redding, California (2007-08).


  • MS, Family Nurse Practitioner, Sonoma State University (2014)
  • BSN, Rush University (2007)
  • BA, Interpersonal Communication and World Arts and Cultures, UCLA (2002)