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Jeana Wilcox PhD, RN, CNS, CNE

Assistant Dean for Clinical and Community Affairs Assistant Professor of Nursing

Dr. Wilcox is an Adult Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist who has spent her entire career in mental health and nursing leadership. Her doctoral work focused on Non-Academic Factors that Affect Student Nurse Success. Dr. Wilcox’s focus is on creating activities and an environment that foster student success. She is currently involved in several interprofessional student simulation projects. Dr. Wilcox joined the OU College of Nursing faculty and leadership team in 2013.       


  • PhD, University of Kansas, 2007
  • MSN, University of Kansas, School of Nursing, 1999
  • BSN, University of Central Missouri, 1995
  • BA, University of Missouri-Kansas City, psychology, 1993

Research Focus:

  • Interprofessional Education
  • Student Success

Selected Publications:

Wilcox, J.R. (2016). Millennial Staff at Camp: Mentoring for success. CompassPoint, 26(3), 3-9.

Wilcox, J.R. (2012). Debriefing After Critical Incidents at Camp. Compass Point, 22(2), 3-5.

Wilcox, J.R. (2012). Lived experience of nursing students engaged in an international service learning project. Online Journal of Cultural Competence in Nursing and Healthcare, 2(3), 1-10.

Jeana Wilcox PhD, RN, CNS, CNE


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