Saint Louis University's nursing faculty are nationally recognized for their teaching expertise, nursing leadership, scholarly research and student mentorship. In recent years, faculty from the School of Nursing have won numerous prestigious awards, honors, and fellowships.
Students learn from faculty who are expert teachers and clinicians who excel in their nursing specialty areas and in nursing education. All nursing faculty are master's-prepared; the majority are doctorally-prepared.
Throughout the years, School of Nursing faculty have played a pivotal role in advancing the growing field of nursing research. Current faculty research focuses on measures to test feeding tube placement, sensory problems in long-term care elders, sustaining exercise in middle age and elderly, nursing diagnosis, falls and fear of falling, health systems, adolescent mothers, physical activity, obesity, asthma and pain in children, bioterrorism and emerging infections, and other relevant topics.