Nancy Magnuson
Nancy Magnuson, DSN, FNP, RN

Associate Dean for Practice, Partnership and Community Engagement,

Teaching Professor and Assistant Provost for Student Affairs

131 MSC and 122 Nursing Administration Building
College of Nursing, South Campus

Phone: 314-516-7669
Fax: 314-516-7093


  • FNP (Post-doctoral) - University of Missouri-St. Louis, 1996
  • DSN - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1993
  • MSN - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1978
  • BSN - Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, AL, 1977

Teaching Areas

  • Leadership in Practice Frameworks for Healthcare Delivery

Selected Grants

  • Selected as a site for the PIP (Partners in Prevention) Tobacco Cessation Project(grant funded) for the 2007-08 school year to be housed in the Wellness Resource Center/UHWCS at UM-St. Louis.
  • Wrote mini grant proposal and was selected as a NASPA HELP (Health Education and Leadership Program) Affiliate site -received funding for hiring a student intern to assist with HIV/AIDS Awareness, screening and outreach on campus, 2001.
  • Wrote proposal to become a national demonstration pilot site to develop
  • Health interventions to reduce students risk for HIV and other diseases, 2002

Selected Publications

  • Magnuson, N. (2000). Staying Well at College. Tips on Teens.
  • Atkins, J., Magnuson, N. (1990). Occupational Health Nursing Research, June 1984-June 1989. AAOHN Journal. December.
  • DeChesnay, M., Magnuson, N. (1988). How Healthy Families Cope with Stress. AAOHN Journal.September.

Selected Presentations

  • Magnuson, N. (1993). Flexible Time Management: Women HandlingResponsibilities of Multiple Roles to Implement Health-Promoting Activities. University of Alabama School of Nursing, Birmingham, AL.