Academics

Faculty

School of Nursing

Full-time Faculty & Staff
Phone: (912)260-4356
Fax: (912)260-4451

Name Title Phone Email Office

Dr. Carter, Jaime

EdD, MSN, RN

Dean and Professor of Nursing

(912) 260-4358

jaime.carter D - Nursing Building

Jewell, Tonya

MSN, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing (912) 260-4370 tonya.jewell D - Nursing Building

Jowers, Shanda

MSN, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing (912) 260-4360 shanda.jowers D - Nursing Building

Pirkle, Darlene

MSN, RN

Associate Professor of Nursing (912) 260-4364 darlene.pirkle D - Nursing Building

Strickland, Kasey

MSN, RN

Chair of Nursing and Health Sciences
Associate Professor of Nursing
(912) 449-7450 kasey.strickland W - Educational Building

Dr. Thigpen, Scott

DNP, MSN, RN, CCRN

Professor of Nursing (912) 260-4359 scott.thigpen D - Nursing building

Thornton, Lauren

MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Associate Professor of Nursing (912) 449-7455 lauren.thornton

W - Educational Building

Thrift, Lindsay 

APRN, FNP-BC

Assistant Professor of Nursing (912) 449-7454 lindsay.thrift W - Educational Building

Walker, Elise 

MSN, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing (912) 260-4362 elise.walker D - Nursing Building

Waters, Cathleen 

MSN, APRN, FNP-BS

Assistant Professor of Nursing (912) 449-7457 cathleen.waters W - Education Building