Teresa Kisch, MSN, RN

kischAssistant Professor
School of Nursing

Office Location: Alumni Hall 209
Phone: 630-844-5522
Email: tkisch@aurora.edu

I believe in the promotion of lifelong learning.  Lifelong learning builds a strong foundation of knowledge, which is the key to quality care, success, and most importantly safe and effective nursing practice.

Education
Doctoral Student PhD in Nursing Education from Capella University
Master of Science in Nursing, University of Phoenix
Bachelor of Arts in Business, Journalism, and German (minor), University of Minnesota
Associate of Applied Science in Nursing, Elgin Community College
Post Masters Certificate in Nursing Health Care Education, University of Phoenix

Areas of Specialization
Medical Surgical Nursing

Courses Taught
Principles of Nursing I (Course Coordinator) (NUR 3100)
Principles of Nursing II (Course Coordinator) (NUR 311)
Socialization and Health Care (IDS/NUR 3810)

Publications, Honors and Professional Contributions
Illinois Board of Higher Education 2010-2011  Recipient of the Nurse Educator Fellowship Program Award
10/27/12 Presented “Fun with Fluids” at: The Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Ninth Annual Evidence Based Practice Conference at Edward Hospital
Academy of Medical Surgical Nurses Grant recipient for CMSRN certification
Nurse Educator Loan Repayment Program recipient

Campus Involvement
Advisor, Aurora University Students for Wellness organization
Member, School of Nursing Faculty Committee
Chair, School of Nursing Curriculum Committee
Lab Coordinator, School of Nursing
Member, College of Professional Studies
Member, School of Nursing Professional Practice Review Committee
Faculty Mentor, School of Nursing Students