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Susan Louisa Adams


Associate Professor


School of Nursing

Office Location:

Bristol Campus: 15 White Hall

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Mrs. Adams has been with King University since August, 2011.  She received her Bachelor's in Nursing from East Tennessee State University in 1987, her Master's in Nursing from Emory University in 1991, and her PhD in Nursing from East Tennessee State University in 2017.  


PhD - 2017-  East Tennessee State University

Masters in Nursing - 1991 - Emory University

Baccalaureate in Nursing - 1987 - East Tennessee State University

Recent Publications and Presentations

Adams, S. L. (2016). Influences of Turnover, Retention, and Job Embeddedness in the Nursing Workforce             Literature. Online Journal of Rural Nursing and Health Care16(2), 168-195.

Courses recently taught

NURS 5001 LECT Research Designs in Nursing
NURS 5004 LECT Advanced Physical Assessment & Health Promotion
NURS 5010 LECT Soc, Cul & Poli Perspectives on Healthcare & Delivery Syst
NURS 5018 LAB FNP I: Care of Women and Families
NURS 5024 LAB FNP IV: Seminar and Intensive Practicum
NURS 5030 LECT Principles of Teaching and Learning
NURS 5032 LECT Curriculum Development & Implementation in Nursing Educ
NURS 5036 LECT Nursing Education Practicum
NURS 7000 LECT Theoretical & Philosophical Foundations of Nursing Practice
NURS 7027 LECT Theoretical Foundations of Knowledge Development