Special Issue of the Journal of Professional Nursing on Leading in Academic Nursing

The March-April 2018 issue of the Journal of Professional Nursing is a special issue on Leading in Academic Nursing. This issue, guest edited by Dr. Jean Giddens (Dean, Virginia Commonwealth University) and Dr. Sarah Thompson (Associate Vice Chancellor, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus), is comprised of 12 articles that focus on various aspects of academic nursing leadership, including leadership in a rural setting, challenges in leading a multi-campus university, nurturing diversity, funding models, building a leadership team, and more. The guest editorial by Drs. Giddens and Thompson is open access for all readers. 

The Journal of Professional of Nursing is the official journal of AACN and is a benefit of membership. The print version of this issue is being mailed to all subscribers.