Kimberly Jordan, DNP, RN

Assistant Professor
Adult Health Department


  • Doctorate of Science in Nursing, Samford University, May 2018
  • Master of Science in Nursing, University of South Alabama, May 2011
  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing, University of South Alabama, May 2006

Research Interests

  • Gerontology Nursing
  • Fostering student engagement
  • Holistic Care

Ongoing Research Support

  • Sponsoring Organization: TeamUSA Scholarship of TBL Pedagogy Award
    Wright, T., Swanzy, D., Lynch, C., & Jordan, K. (January 2017-present). Integrating Clinical Situations to Improve Student's Attitudes Toward the Elderly Population and Identification of Common Healthcare Needs of a Vulnerable Population


Undergraduate Courses

  • NU 300 Foundations of Professional Nursing,
  • NU 301 Foundations of Professional Nursing Clinical,
  • NU 311 Clinical Nursing Skills,
  • AHN 448 Adult Gerontology Nursing Clinical, Traditional & Accelerated

Graduate Courses

  • NU 545 Advanced Pathophysiology

Honors and Awards

  • 2018- Best Poster Presentation Award, Team-Based Learning Collaborative Conference
  • 2018- 4.0 GPA Certificate of Achievement, Samford University
  • 2017-Grant Recipient, TeamUSA Quality Enhancement Plan
  • 2015- Citation of Nursing Excellence Award, Alabama State Nurses Association (ASNA)
  • 2001—Presidents List, University of South Alabama

Certifications and Affiliations

  • Registered Nurse, State of Alabama
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Society
  • National Black Nurses Association