Linda J. Hickman, PhD, MBA, RN, FACHE

Linda  J. Hickman, PhD, MBA, RN, FACHE
  • Assistant Professor
    Organizational Systems and Adult Health
Location:
Room 311L, School of Nursing Building
Phone:
410-706-4095
Office Hours:
By Appointment
Email:
ljhickman@umaryland.edu

Education

  • PhD, Health Services Administration, University of Maryland, Graduate School
  • MBA, Marymount University
  • BSN, Wesley College
  • Post-Graduate Certificate-Teaching in Nursing and Health Professions, University of Maryland, School of Nursing

Contracts, Fellowships, Grants, and Sponsored Research

  • Date:
    2016 - 2021
    Title:
    Expanding Clinical Instructor, Faculty and Preceptor Resources and Roles to Increase Nursing Clinical Access and Enrollments
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Health Services Cost Review Commission (HSCRC)
    Role:
    Co-Principal
  • Date:
    2014 - 2016
    Title:
    Master's Preparation of Staff Nurses to Expand Clinical Capacity
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Maryland Higher Education Commission
    Role:
    Co-Principal
  • Date:
    2014 - 2016
    Title:
    Ambassador Program to Promote Clinical Instructor Preparation
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Maryland Higher Education Commission
    Role:
    Principal
  • Date:
    2012 - 2014
    Title:
    Expanding Clinical Capacity
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Maryland Higher Education Commission
    Role:
    Co-Principal
  • Date:
    2009 - 2015
    Title:
    Extended Master's Preparation of Staff Nurses to Expand Clinical Capacity
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Maryland Higher Education Commission
    Role:
    Co-Principal
  • Date:
    2006 - 2011
    Title:
    Master's Preparation of Staff Nurses- Clinical Instructor
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Maryland Higher Education Commission
    Role:
    Co-Principal

Research Interests

  • Academic-Service/Practice Partnerships
    Recruitment and Retention Graduate Nursing Students

Publications

  • Mills, Mary Etta C.,, Hickman, L. J. & Warren, J. (2014). Developing Dual Role Nursing Staff-Clinical Instructor A Partnership Model. JOURNAL OF NURSING ADMINISTRATION, 44 (2), 65-67. doi:10.1097/NNA.0000000000000025

See a full list of published work.

Presentations

  • Year:
    2020
    Title:
    Virtual Preceptorship: An Alternative Model for Graduate Leadership Practicums
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    MDAC Conference - The Future of Nursing: Maryland Leading the Way
    Sponsoring Organization:
    University of Maryland, School of Nursing
    Location:
    Baltimore MD United States
  • Year:
    2020
    Title:
    Impact of Academic-Practice Partnerships on Nursing Entry Level Clinical Rotations and Graduations
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    The Future of Nursing: Maryland Leading the Way
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Maryland Action Coalition
    Location:
    Baltimore MD United States
  • Year:
    2019
    Title:
    Future Oriented Academic-Service Partnerships for Nurse Educational Advancement
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Master's Education Conference of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing
    Location:
    Tampa FL United States
  • Year:
    2018
    Title:
    Beyond the Bedside: Maximizing Academic & Practice Partnerships to Develop Tomorrow's Leaders
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    115th Annual Convention of the Maryland Nurses Association
    Location:
    Baltimore MD United States
  • Year:
    2017
    Title:
    Expanding Clinical Instructor, Faculty and Preceptor Resources and Roles to Increase Nursing Clinical Access and Enrollments
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Nurse Support Program II Technical Assistance Meeting
    Location:
    Columbia MD United States
  • Year:
    2017
    Title:
    Partnerships for Professional Advancement
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Maryland Action Coalition Leadership Summit
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Maryland Action Coalition
    Location:
    Baltimore MD United States
  • Year:
    2016
    Title:
    Expanding Clinical Instructor, Faculty and Preceptor Resources and Roles to Increase Nursing Clinical Access and Enrollments
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    Nurse Support Program II Technical Assistance Meeting
    Sponsoring Organization:
    Health Services Cost Review Commission, Maryland Higher Education Commission
    Location:
    Baltimore MD United States
  • Year:
    2013
    Title:
    Motivating Nurses to Return to School
    Conference/Meeting Name:
    ANCC Pathways to Excellence
    Sponsoring Organization:
    American Nurses Credentialing Center
    Location:
    Baltimore MD United States

Areas of Specialization

  • Health Services Administration, Quality/Patient Safety

Primary Teaching Areas

  • NURS 695 Health Service Leadership & Management Practicum

Honors/Awards

  • Name:
    Alumni Hall of Fame
    Sponsoring organization:
    Wesley College, Dover, DE
  • Name:
    Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges
    Sponsoring organization:
    Univeristy of Maryland, Baltimore
  • Name:
    Community Member
    Sponsoring organization:
    Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI)

Academic and Professional Activities

University

  • Date:
    2018 - 2020
    Organization:
    UMMS/UMMC- Nursing Practice Council
    Role:
    UMB, School of Nursing Member
  • Date:
    2018 - 2020
    Role:
    Conway Scholarship Advisor
  • Date:
    2017 - 2020
    Organization:
    Dean's Lecture Series
    Role:
    Committee Member

Professional

  • Date:
    2008 - Current
    Organization:
    American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
    Role:
    Panel/Accreditation/Certification Team Member
  • Date:
    2018 - 2020
    Organization:
    Maryland Nurses Association (MNA)
    Role:
    Committee Member

Public

  • Date:
    2020 - 2022
    Organization:
    4eva Sisters, Inc.
    Role:
    Board of Directors
  • Date:
    2005 - 2020
    Organization:
    American Red Cross of the Delmarva Region
    Role:
    Board of Directors