Faculty Bio

JulieBeckNursing

Julie Beck, D.Ed., RN, CNE


Associate Professor of Nursing

Education

  • BSN, Bloomsburg University (1988)
  • MSN, Villanova University (1993)
  • DEd, Penn State University (2005)

Credentials

  • Registered Nurse
  • Certified Nurse Educator

Courses

  • Health Assessments for Professional Nursing Practice
  • Nursing Concepts and Practice: Adults with Chronic Health Problems
  • Nursing Concepts and Practice: Community Health Nursing
  • Leadership in Professional Nursing
  • Advanced Assessment and Diagnosis (MS in nursing)

Research Interests

  • Leadership
  • Magnet hospitals
  • Organizational behavior
  • Nursing Externs
  • Balance of practice

Recent Publications

  • The lived experience of seeking tenure while practicing clinically: Finding balance in academia. Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing, 2013.
  • The meaning of voice to experienced nurses in magnet hospitals. Lambert Academic Publishing: Saarbr├╝cken, Germany, 2012.
  • Transformative learning during a nursing externship program: The reflections of senior nursing students. Nursing Education Perspectives, 2010.

Recent Presentations

  • Transformative learning during a nursing externship program: The reflections of senior nursing students, Penn State University, Middletown, PA, 2010.
  • The lived experience of seeking tenure while practicing clinically: Finding balance in academia. Annual Research Day, York, PA, 2012.

Service

  • Columbia Wellness Center, Columbia, PA
  • Parish Nurse, Lancaster, PA
  • Clinical Practice, Adult Intensive Care Unit, Lancaster General Hospital