Jean Pawl

Department Chair

Jean Pawl

Department Chair

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Nursing
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing

College of Nursing
Department of Prelicensure Nursing

College of Nursing

The Graduate School

  • (706) 721-9891
  • EC 5314

Education

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

  • MSN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other University of Nebraska Medical, 1994

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

  • ASN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other University of Nebraska Medical, 1983

Certifications

  • Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) National League of Nursing, 2013

  • Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN) Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation, 2013

  • Registered Professional Nurse Georgia Board of Nursing, 1993

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 9300

    Dissertation
  • NURS 9250

    Investigation of Research Prob
  • NURS 9240

    Independent Study: Sim-Learning Strategy/Assessmt
  • NURS 7150

    Evidence Based Practice
  • NURS 7985

    Independent Study - DNP: Ethical Consid of End of Life
  • NURS 4804

    Synthesis of Adv Nursing Con

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • A Program to Develop and Support Diverse Chairs, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The Use of Change Theory to Facilitate the Consolidation of Two Diverse BSN Programs, 2017
    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
  • "Sleep Characteristics of Family Caregivers of Individuals with a Primary Malignant Brain Tumor.", 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

  • Georgia Nurse Leaders Coalition 2012 - Present

  • Institutional Review Board, IRB-B. formerly Oversight on Human and Animal Research Committee 2006 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Regional Oncology Workshop for the Augusta Chapter of the Oncology Nursing Society 1996 - 2017

  • Regional Oncology Workshop for the Augusta Chapter of the Oncology Nursing Society- Unraveling the Science of Genetics in Cancer Care 2016 - 2017

  • CE submissions, Oncology Nursing Society 2011 - 2016

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • CRSA Nursing Taskforce 2012 - Present

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

  • The Salvation Army of Augusta- Shift #2 2018

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

  • BE the Match- Community at large 2011 - 2013