Chairperson, Graduate Nursing/Program Director MAGELIN, Associate Professor

Department of Nursing
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Ph.D., M.S.N., University of Cincinnati; B.S.N., Xavier University


Dr. Kishman is Chair of Graduate Nursing, MAGELIN program director and an associate professor in the Department of Nursing. She received her Ph.D. and M.S.N. degrees from the University of Cincinnati and earned her B.S.N. from Xavier University.

A Cincinnati native, Professor Kishman has 20+ years of undergraduate and graduate teaching experience, and her primary clinical background is in the area of pediatric burns. Dr. Kishman's interests include qualitative research, pediatric burns and mentoring clinical adjuncts. She is also a member and past officer of Sigma Theta Tau International, Omicron-Omicron Chapter at Large.

Professor Kishman is married with four adult children and a member of St. Catharine Church in Westwood. Her favorite activities include hiking, camping, reading, and knitting. She also loves all animals and currently has two cats.