Charys Kunkel, PhD

Director of Nursing/Assistant Professor of Practice
Bismarck Campus Rm 131A




Masters of Science in Nursing Education
University of Mary 

Bachelor of Nursing Science
Medcenter One College of Nursing 


Director of Nursing NDSU at Sanford Health
Assistant Professor of Practice 

Professional Memberships

North Dakota Nurses Association (NDNA)
American Nurses Association (ANA)
College and University Nursing Education Administration (CUNEA)
Sigma Theta Tau National Honor Society of Nursing Xi-Kappa-At-Large Chapter 

Research Interests

  • Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity in Healthcare
  • Academic Success and Retention
  • Faculty Success and Retention
  • Alternate Teaching and Evaluation Methods
  • Simulation in Nursing Education 


NURS 450 Nursing Synthesis and Practicum
NURS 494 BSN Success Strategies

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