Marla Kniewel

Marla Kniewel
Marla Kniewel
EdD, MSN, RN

Assistant Professor, Nursing

Contact Information:

  • Phone: (402) 354-7036
  • Address
  • 720 N. 87th Street
  • Riley Leinart Center, Office 1026
  • Omaha, NE 68114

Education
BSN, Nebraska Methodist College, Omaha, NE
MSN, Nebraska Methodist College, Omaha, NE
EdD, College of Saint Mary, Omaha, NE (in progress)

General Background
Marla has been at Nebraska Methodist College since 2004. After many years as a staff nurse and then Neuroscience Care Coordinator, she began teaching in the classroom/clinical setting, teaching courses in Ortho/Neuro, Med/Surg, ICU, Cardiac, and pain management.  Marla coordinated and taught Drexel NCLEX Review Course for new graduates from 2006-2010. Marla is currently completing her dissertation with a research study focusing on the effects of team-based learning as an instructional strategy on undergraduate nursing students and is expected to earn her EdD in December 2012.

Publications/Presentations
Marla has presented at several regional conferences on care of the patient with neurological problems and issues in pain management.

Professional Service/Recognition/Charitable Work
Marla is an active member in the Tau Tau chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International and is devoted to new member involvement in the chapter.