Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar (Post-Doctoral Fellowship), University of California, San Francisco, 1985-1987
PhD, Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, 1985
MS, Nursing, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, 1982
BS, Nursing, Northern Illinois University, De Kalb, Illinois, 1979
“Statewide Initiatives for Nursing Faculty”, Jenkins, L.S. (PI) and O’Neil, C., Co-PI, Maryland Higher Education Commission for the Maryland Health Services Cost Review Commission; #NSPII-12-117, 7/1/11-6/30/15, $1,087,779.
“Meeting the Challenge: Statewide Initiatives for Nursing Faculty”, Jenkins, L.S. (PI) and O’Neil C., Co-PI, Maryland Higher Education Commission for the Maryland Health Services Cost Review Commission #NSP II-11-110, 7/1/10-6/30/11. ($108,000).
“Preparing,Supporting, and Developing Nursing Faculty”, Jenkins, L.S. (PI) and O'Neil C., Co-PI, Health Resources and Services Administration, #D1DHP10754, Congressional Directive, 8/1/08 - 7/31/10. ($711,047).
“Nursing Faculty for Maryland”, Jenkins, L.S. (PI) and O’Neil C., Co-PI, Maryland Higher Education Commission for the Maryland Health Services Cost Review Commission #NSP II-09-104, 7/1/08-6/30/11. ($499,990).
“Teaching Scholars Training Program”, Thomas, S. (PI), Jenkins, L. (Co-Investigator), 8/1/06-7/31/09, United States Department of Education GAANN Project ($886,704)
"Attitudes and Intentions of Nursing Doctoral Students Regarding the Teaching/Academic Role: A National Survey", Funded by Teaching Scholars Program, University of Maryland School of Nursing (2004-2005).
"Faculty Use of Technology to Enhance Clinical Competency Evaluation in Health Care Curricula", Jenkins, L.S. and Mallott, D., Co PIs, 9/01/01-6/30/03. Maryland Higher Education Commission.
Sowan, A. and Jenkins, L.S. (in press). Designing, delivering, and evaluating an interactive hybrid nursing research course using the seven principles of effective teaching. Nursing Education Perspectives.
Jenkins, L.S.(2010). Computer-based testing. In Waltz, C.F., Strickland, O.L., and Lenz, E.R. (Eds.). Measurement in Nursing and Health Research, 4th ed. New York: Springer Publishing Company, 251-258.
Sowan, A, andJenkins, L.S. (2010). Paradata: A new data source in web-administered measures. Computers, Informatics, Nursing, 28(6), 333-342. (also issue CE offering).
Jenkins, L.S. (2008). Measurement error in clinical investigations. The Behavioral Measurement Letter, 10(1), 6-7.
Jenkins, L.S., Schron, E.B., Bosworth-Ferrell, S., Powell, J. and McBurnie, M.A. for the AVID Investigators. (2007). Spouse quality of life in the antiarrhythmics versus implantable defibrillators (AVID) clinical trial. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 22(6), 472-479.
Jenkins, L.S. and Schaivone, K. (2007). Standardized patients in nursing education. Annual Review of Nursing Education, Volume 5, New York: Springer Publishing Company, 3-23.
Jenkins, L.S., Griffith, K.A., Schaivone, K., Budd, N., and Waltz, C.F. (2006). Use of GUTAs in teaching nurse practitioner students: Is self-efficacy theory a useful framework? Journal of Nursing Education, 45(1), 35-37.
The AFFIRM Investigators, Jenkins, L.S. and Brodsky, M. writing group co-chairs (2005). Quality of life in atrial fibrillation: The AFFIRM study. American Heart Journal, 149(1), 112-120.
Schron, E.B. and Jenkins, L.S. (2005). Quality of life in older patients with atrial fibrillation. American Journal of Geriatric Cardiology, 14(2), 87-90.
Primary Teaching Areas:
Program Director, Teaching in Nursing and Health Professions Post Graduate Certificate
NURS 791: Instructional Strategies and Assessment of Learning
NURS 792: Practicum in Teaching in Nursing and Health Professions
Measurement sequence in PhD Program
NURS 811: Measurement of Nursing Phenomena
NURS 812: Seminar in Nursing Measurement
Academic & Professional Activities:
Past-President, Pi Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International
Past Chair, Council on Cardiovascular Nursing, American Heart Association
Editorial Boards: International Journal of Hispanic Health Care and American Journal of Health Behavior