Dean’s Office

School of Nursing Mission Statement

The School of Nursing is committed to providing quality education to diverse students in pursuit of excellence in nursing practice, leadership, and scholarship. A student-centered approach and a focus on evidence-based and culturally competent care are the foundation for theoretical and clinical learning experiences. Interprofessional, local, and global partnerships influence our commitment to health and well-being for all people.

Vision Statement

Educating today’s learners; preparing tomorrow’s nursing leaders


School of Nursing Dean’s Office Staff

Cynthia McCurren, PhD, RN
Dean & Professor of Nursing
(810) 762-3420
mccurrec@umich.edu

Nicole Haynes
Assistant to the Dean
(810) 424-5569
haynesn@umich.edu

Dayna Jones, BA
Administrative Specialist
(810) 762-3420
daynas@umich.edu

Denise Shourd
Business Administrator Intermediate
(810) 762-3420
dshourd@umich.edu

School of Nursing student working with a patient.

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