Nursing

Melissa McIntire Sherrod

Melissa McIntire Sherrod

Professor
817.257.6807
m.sherrod@tcu.edu

Educational Background

  • BA Humanities, University of Texas at Austin
  • BSN Nursing, University of Texas at San Antonio Health Sciences Center
  • MSN Nursing, University of Texas at San Antonio Health Sciences Center
  • PhD Nursing, Texas Woman’s University-Denton

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Management and Leadership Concepts-Undergraduate, Critical Inquiry, Survey of Professional Nursing, Management and Role Development- Clinical Practice
  • Finance-MSN Program, Chair and Co-Chair of MSN and DNP Professional Project committees

Areas of Interest in Research or Professional Practice

  • Nursing and Health History
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Women’s Health
  • Leadership in nursing and health care policy

Certifications and Recognitions

  • Nurse Executive Board Certified
  • University Gender Equality Committee-Harris College Representative
  • Dean’s Research and Creativity Award Nominee for Nursing-2014

Professional Affiliations

  • American Nurses Association
  • American Association for the History of Nursing
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Southern Association for the History of Medicine and Science

Professional Service

  • Officer in the Beta Alpha Chapter of STTI
  • Committee member and former officer of American Association for the History of Nursing
  • Committee Member of the Academy of Tomorrow Task Force on Institutional Goals
  • Nursing Advisory Committee member
  • Graduate Faculty Committee member

Honors and Awards

  • Dean’s Research and Creativity Award Nominee for Nursing- 2014
  • Coleman Fellow-Senior member
  • Board of Visitors-University of Texas at Austin