Linda Hickman, PhD, MBA, RN, FACHE

Assistant Professor, OSAH
Address: 301
Phone Number: 410-706-4095
Fax Number: 410-706-0344
Hickman@son.umaryland.edu

Education

  • PhD, Doctor of Philosophy, University of Maryland Graduate School, Baltimore, MD, 1997
  • Post-Graduate Certificate, Teaching in Nursing & Health Professions, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, 2010
  • MBA, Master of Business Administration, Marymount University, Arlington, VA, 1988
  • BSN, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Wesley College, Dover, DE

Research

  • Principle Investigator, The State of Medication Safety Curriculum in Schools of Nursing. Dean’s Teaching Scholarship. University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD (2015-2016)
  • Principle Investigator, Graduate Ambassadors Advancing the Future Nurse Workforce. Maryland Higher Education Commission, Baltimore, MD (2014-2016)
  • Principle Co-Investigator, Expanding Clinical Capacity through Masters’ Preparation of Staff Nurses (IV). Maryland Higher Education Commission, Baltimore, MD (2014-2016)
  • Principle Co-Investigator, Expanding Clinical Capacity through Masters’ Preparation of Staff Nurses (III). Maryland Higher Education Commission, Baltimore, MD (2012-2014)
  • Principle Co-Investigator, Expanding Clinical Capacity through Masters’ Preparation of Staff Nurses (II). Maryland Higher Education Commission, Baltimore, MD (2009-2014)
  • Principle Co-Investigator, Expanding Clinical Capacity through Masters’ Preparation of Staff Nurses (I). Maryland Higher Education Commission, Baltimore, MD (2006-2011)

Recent Publications & Presentations

  • Mills, M.E., Hickman, L.J., & Warren, J.L (2014). Developing dual role nursing staff-clinical instructor:  A partnership model. Journal of Nursing Administration, Vol. 44, No.2.
  • Hickman, L.J., Mills, M.E., & Kim, K.T. An Academic-service partnership: Mentoring nurses to return for an advanced degree. Baltimore, MD. International Nursing Administration Research Conference (INARC). November 13-16, 2013.
  • Mills, M.E., Warren, J.I., & Hickman, L.J. Motivating Nurses to Return to School. The ANCC Pathways to Excellence Conference 2013. Baltimore, MD. May 2, 2013.  (International Invited)
  • Mills, M. E., Warren, J. L., & Hickman, L. J. Strategic Academic-Service Partnerships to Advance the Professional Nursing Workforce and Expand Clinical Instruction Capacity. Indianapolis, IN: American Organization of Nurse Executives 43rd Annual Meeting and Exposition; April 9, 2010.
  • Jarrell, C., & Hickman, L. J. Enhancing the Leadership and Management Skills of Junior Level Nursing Students in a BSN Program.  Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University; 4th NLN Technology Conference; October 29 – November 1, 2009.
  • Hickman, L.J. N325 Course Redesign Initiative. Orlando, FL: NationalCenter for Academic Transformation; March 16 -18, 2008.
  • Mills, M.E., Warren, J.L., & Hickman, L.J. Motivating RNs to Return for an Advanced Degree. Washington, DC: American Academy of Nursing; November 8-10, 2007.

Primary Teaching Areas

  • NURS 691: Organizational Theories: Applications to Health Service Management
  • NURS 692: Administration of Nursing and Health Care Services
  • NURS 695: Practicum in Health Services Leadership and Management

Academic & Professional Activities

  • 2008-Present: PTE Reviewer, Pathway to Excellence, American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • 2005-Present: Board Member, American Red Cross of the Delmarva Peninsula
  • 1996-Present: American College of Healthcare Executives
  • 1992-Present: American Organization of Nurse Executives
  • 1987-Present: American Nurses Association