Jean Pawl

Department Chair

Jean Pawl

Department Chair

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Nursing
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

  • (706) 721-9891
  • EC 5314

Education

  • Ph.D., Nursing Science Georgia State University, 2012

  • MSN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Ad University of Nebraska Medical, 1994

  • BSN, Pre-Nursing Studies University of Nebraska Medical, 1985

  • ASN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Ad University of Nebraska Medical, 1983

Certifications

  • Registered Professional Nurse Georgia Board of Nursing, 1993

  • OCN Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation, 2013

  • CNE National League of Nursing, 2013

Awards & Honors

  • Richard S. Wallace Distinguished Service Award Augusta University, 2016

  • Spirit of Nursing Award Georgia Regents University, College of Nursing, 2013

  • Spirit of Nursing Award, Augusta State University, Department of Nursing 2005

  • Spirit of Nursing Award, Augusta, Georgia Chapter of the Oncology Nursing Society 2000

  • Who's Who in American Nursing 6th Ed. 1996

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NURS 9051

    DNP Project Inquiry & Change
  • NURS 3807

    Intro to Nursing Research
  • NURS 9250

    Investigation of a Problem
  • NURS 7983

    DNP Pract Improvement Project

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • The Use of Change Theory to Facilitate the Consolidation of Two Diverse BSN Programs, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • "Sleep Characteristics of Family Caregivers of Individuals with a Primary Malignant Brain Tumor.", 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • "Sleep Loss and Its Effects on Health of Family Caregivers of Individuals with Primary Malignant Brain Tumors", 2013
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Sleep, Epigenetics, Cancer

Department Service

  • Department of Nursing Augusta State University 2002 - 2012

    Role: Other

College Service

  • AU CON Alumni Association 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • DNP Admissions Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • ITAC 2013 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • BSN/CNL Leadership Committee 2013 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • College of Nursing Outcomes Committe 2013 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Chair Advisory Committee, Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Wallace Award Selection Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • GRU/Augusta University Senate 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Augusta University Annual Giving Campaign (former IGRU) 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Jag 20 Emerging Leader Awards Selection Commitee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Regional Oncology Workshop for the Augusta Chapter of the Oncology Nursing Society- Unraveling the Science of Genetics in Cancer Care 2017 - Present

  • Review for Certification: Certified Nurse Educator 2012 - Present

  • Academic Advisory Committee on Nursing 2012 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Georgia Nurse Leaders Coalition 2012 - Present

  • Tenure application at Nevada State College 2012 - Present

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • CRSA Nursing Taskforce 2012 - Present

    Role: Task Force Member
  • Boy Scout of America 2005 - Present

  • Director and/or Teacher of Vacation Bible School, Church of Our Savior 1998 - 2014

  • BE the Match- Community at large 2011 - 2013

  • Epiphany Ministries of Georgia 2008 - 2012