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Name: Kathryn Tart
Position/Title: Professor
Work Address: University of Houston-Victoria
3007 North Ben Wilson
Victoria, Texas 77901
Work Telephone: 361-570-4848 Work Email: tartk@uhv.edu

Educational Background/Training

  • Ed.D. University of Houston,  Administration and Supervision (Educational Leadership and Cultural Studies),  1999 
  • MSN University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio,  Medical-Surgical Nursing,  1987 
  • B.A. Luther College,  Nursing and Scandinavian Studies,  1981 
  • National League for Nursing Certified Nurse Educator CM , 6/2006-6/2011
  • Texas Board of Nursing Registered Nurse License , 1981-Present

Relevant Teaching Experience

  • Founding Dean, Professor, University of Houston Victoria (2008 - Now)
  • Associate Professor, Texas Woman's University (2005 - 2008)
  • Baccalaureate Coordinator, Texas Woman's University (2001 - 2008)
  • Assistant Professor, Texas Woman's University (1999 - 2005)
  • Level and Course Coordinator, The Victoria College (1994 - 1998)
  • Course Coordinator, Victoria College (1991 - 1998)
  • Patient Education/Coordinator, Santa Rosa Health Care Corporation (1989 - 1991)
  • Employee Health/R.N., Santa Rosa Health Care Corporation (1988)
  • BSN/Laboratory Teaching, University of Texas Health Science Center (1987 - 1988)
  • Intensive Care/Charge R.N, Humana Metropolitan Hospital (1984 - 1987)
  • Telemetry/Staff R.N., Southeast Baptist Hospital (1983 - 1984)
  • OB/GYN/Charge R.N, Finley Hospital (1982 - 1983)
  • Cardiology/Staff R.N., Ullevaal Hospital (1981 - 1982)
  • Orthopedics/Graduate Nurse, LaCrosse Lutheran Hospital (1981)

Academic Scholarship/Research/Creative Endeavors

    Articles

  • Pine, R. & Tart, K. (2007). Return on Investment: Benefits and Challenges of a Baccalaureate Nurse Residency Program. Nursing Economic$, 25(1), 13-18, 39.
  • Ramirez, E. , Tart, K. & Malecha, A. (2006). Developing Nurse Practitioner Treatment Competencies in Emergency Care Settings. Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, 28(4), 346-359.
  • Symes, L. , Tart, K. & Travis, L. (2005). An Evaluation of the Nursing Success Program: Reading Comprehension, Graduation Rates, Diversity. . Nurse Educator, 30(5), 217-220.
  • Northam, S. & Tart, K. (2004, April). Program Evaluation via Online Enterprise. The e Learning Developers Journal, 1-8.
  • Symes, L. , Tart, K. , Travis, L. & Toombs, M. (2002). Developing expert learners and improving retention of nursing students: The student success program. Nurse Educator, 27(5), 227-231.

    Books

  • Morrison, S. , Nibert, A. & Flick, S. (2006). 'Alternate Format Test Items. In Critical Thinking and Test Item Writing (2nd Ed.). (pp.67-76). Houston,TX: Health Education Systems, Inc.