School of Nursing director selected
July 9, 2001
Kathy Martin is the new director for the School of Nursing at Austin Peay. She has 25 years of experience in nursing and was a nursing faculty member at Austin Peay from 1991 to 1996.
Martin has a strong clinical background in critical care at such hospitals as St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center and Doctor's Hospital in Little Rock, Ark. She also served as director of the undergraduate nursing program at Harding University in Searcy, Ark., for four years.
Martin earned her doctorate in educational leadership from Vanderbilt University in 1995. She received her master's in nursing and prepared as a clinical nurse specialist at the University of Alabama in Birmingham.
She is nationally certified in nursing administration.