Home >  Spotlight - Full Details  

Spotlight - Full Details

Faculty Spotlight

                        Photo Of Pamela B. Moreno
Spotlight Border
Dr. Pamela B. Moreno, RN
Associate Dean, First-Year Experience; Assistant Professor of Nursing
Contact Information

Rowley Hall G105Q
(703) 284-1697

Academic Credentials

B.S.N., University of the Incarnate Word
M.S.N., University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Ph.D., University of Northern Colorado
Research Interests:
  • Ethnic identity development in nursing students
  • First-generation nursing students
  • Nursing student’s clinical experiences
Dr. Pamela Moreno is part of the leadership team for the Center for Teaching and Learning, where she serves as associate dean of the First-Year Experience. In this capacity, she oversees academic activities associated with incoming students to ensure a successful transition to college life. She coordinates the seminar classes, DISCOVER 101 First-Year Seminar and DISCOVER 201 Transfer Student Experience, which introduce students to active learning and student engagement.
She has been a member of Marymount's faculty since 2005. With over 24 years of experience as a professional registered nurse, Dr. Moreno has expertise in clinical nursing, management, staff development and nursing education.

In 2008, Dr. Moreno was nominated for the Robert A. Draghi Outstanding Faculty Award and was the recipient of the School of Health Profession’s Faculty Award for Collegiality. Dr. Moreno is also a 2007 Fellow of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing’s Leadership for Academic Nursing program. She is a past recipient of the Colorado Graduate Fellowship Award.

She is a member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society and the Pi Lambda Theta International Honor Society and Professional Association in Education.