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Greta Degen, R.N., Ph.D. ______________________________________________________________________________ 1200 Grandview Avenue 1542 Thompson Avenue Wellness B228 Des Moines, IA 50316 Grand View University (515) 508-9325 Des Moines, Iowa 50316 (515) 263-6086 gdegen@grandview.edu http://faculty.grandview.edu/gdegen ACAD..

    Greta Degen, R.N., Ph.D.

    ______________________________________________________________________________ 1200 Grandview Avenue 1542 Thompson Avenue

    Wellness B228 Des Moines, IA 50316

    Grand View University (515) 508-9325

    Des Moines, Iowa 50316

    (515) 263-6086

    gdegen@grandview.edu

    http://faculty.grandview.edu/gdegen

ACADEMIC PREPARATION

    Ph.D. Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, 2004-April 19, 2010

    Dissertation: A phenomenographic study exploring nursing education and practice Emphasis: Higher Education/Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

M.S.N., Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa, 2003

    Emphasis: Health Systems Management and Leadership

B.S.N., Grand View University, Des Moines, Iowa 1998

    Nursing major

Translation Degree, St. Gallen School Translation, Switzerland, 1988

    Emphasis: German-English, English-German translation (verbal and written) for law, economics

    German Language Certificate, Das Grosse Goethe Diplom (highest German language degree),Goethe Institut, 1986

Business Associate’s Degree, Buchs Business School, Switzerland, 1984

ACADEMIC (AND PROFESSIONAL) EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

    Assistant Professor of Nursing, Grand View University, Des Moines, Iowa

     August 2002-present

    Adjunct Instructor in Nursing, Mercy College of Health Sciences, Des Moines, Iowa

     Summer 2008

    Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner, Polk County, Iowa

     October 2005-2007 (forensic nurse)

    Perinatal Specialist, Drake Early Head Start, Polk County, Iowa

     April 2003-August 2003

    Nurse Manager, Visiting Nurse Services, Des Moines, Iowa

     Jan 2001-August 2002

    Maternal/Child Nurse Case Manager, Visiting Nurse Services, Des Moines, Iowa

     April 2000-January 2001

    Labor and Delivery/Postpartum/Antepartum Staff Nurse, Iowa Methodist Hospital, Des Moines,

    Iowa

     1999-2001

    Community Health Nurse, Gentle Birth Midwifery, Des Moines, Iowa

     April 2000-September 2000

    Outreach Sexual Health Education, Iowa Health Systems/Visiting Nurse Services, Des Moines, Iowa

     1999-2002

    Childbirth Educator, Iowa Health Systems, Des Moines, Iowa

     1995-2002

    Certified Breastfeeding Instructor, Iowa Health Systems, Des Moines, Iowa

     1995-2002

    German Instructor, Adult Education, Des Moines Public Schools, Des Moines, Iowa

     1996-1997, 2003-2004

    Legal Assistant, Principal Financial Group, Des Moines, Iowa

     1993-1996

    Translator for His Royal Highness, Principality of Liechtenstein, Europe

     January 1989-December 1989

    Legal Assistant and Translator, Allgemeines Treuunternehmen and Advocaturbuero Dr. Marxer, Liechtenstein, Europe

     1986-1993

CURRENT TEACHING

    Spring 2010

     Nurs 450 Professionalism II, 17 students

     Ints 470 Senior Capstone Seminar, 21 students

     NSGP 316 Professionalism I for the RN to BSN Program, 25 students COURSES TAUGHT IN THE LAST THREE YEARS

    Fall 2009

     Nurs332 Nursing Families in the Community, Class and 2 Clinicals, 16 students

     Ints 470, Senior Capstone Seminar, 18 students

    Spring 2009

     INTS 121, Logos II Nature and Human Nature Seminar, 13 students

     NSGP 315, Caring for RN to BSN Program, 26 students

     NSGP 316, Professionalism and Leadership for RN to BSN Program, 25 students Fall 2008

    Sabbatical Research, Evaluation of the Total School Membership Program for Graduates

    of Grand View University, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

    Summer 2008

     NSGP 432, Nursing Situations in the Community for RN to BSN Program, 16 students

     INTS 470, Senior Capstone Seminar, 24 students

    Spring 2008

     Nurs 216, Professionalism I, 16 students

     Nurs 315, Caring for RN to BSN Program, 16 students

     Nurs 316, Professionalism and Leadership for RN to BSN Program, 16 students

     Nurs 110, Nurturing Well-Being

    Fall 2007

     Nurs 216, Professionalism I, 2 sections, 32 students

     NSGP 315, Caring for RN to BSN Program, 16 students

     NSGP 316, Professionalism and Leadership for RN to BSN Program, 16 students Spring 2007

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     INTS 121, Logos II Nature and Human Nature Seminar, 13 students

     Nurs 216, Professionalism I, 16 students

     Nurs 332 (clinical), Nursing Situations in the Community, 16 students Fall 2006

     Nurs 216, 2 sections, Professionalism I, 32 students

     INTS 101, New Student Seminar for Provisional Students, 16 students

     NSGP 315, Caring for RN to BSN Program, 16 students

     NSGP 316, Professionalism and Leadership for RN to BSN Program, 16 students

DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES TO IMPROVE TEACHING AND LEARNING

    ; GV Lobby Day on GV campus: helped plan and implement, also found opportunities to

    connect RN to BSN students to traditional students during this session for mentoring ; CEU Legislative Day at the Capitol to update political savvy for coursework, INA, Feb. 2010 ; Auditing N450 Classes with Dr. Logan, Fall 2009

    ; Participant, GV Summer Institute for Pedagogy (and Learning Community Programs),

    2002-present (did not attend Summer 2008-sabbatical)

    ; Participant, Conversations on Teaching, 2002-present

    ; Participant, Conversations on Advising, 2002-present

    ; Student in Higher Education Classes, Iowa State University, 2004-present ; Participant, Peer Teaching Program, Fall 2009-present

    ; CEU on Engaging Students on the First Day of Classes, June 24, 2009 ; Instructor, Learning Community for Provisional and Nursing Student Communities,

    2002,2003,2004,2005,2006

ACTIVITIES RELATED TO STUDENT ENGAGEMENT AND THE VIKING EDGE

    ; Mini Grant Recipient for Faculty/Student Engagement, Spring 2010

    o New initiative to enhance INTS 470 learning in the community ; Participant and Co-Planner, Lobby Day for GV Students at the Capitol, Feb. 2010 ; Participant, Conversations on the EDGE, 2009-present

    ; RN to BSN Orientation

    o Organizer and initiator: developed new orientation session for RN to BSN

    students, led discussions, connected new students to nursing faculty as well as

    library resources and eportfolio options,

    ; Mini Grant Recipient for Faculty/Student Engagement, Spring 2009

    o Hosted pizza party for nursing faculty and RN to BSN students

    ; Created new mentoring among faculty and RN students

    ; Provided new time/place/resources to do checkoff of skills for

    assessment class, since this was a barrier to student progression ; Coordinator between Nursing Division and Advancement Office to develop new ways to

    interact with nursing alumni and to plan for new homecoming activities (Studenterfest),

    ongoing

    o Included Nursing Alumni welcome in the pinning program and then personally

    followed, planned and presented at pinning with a special gift for graduates

    o Developed and planned meetings and activites between current nursing

    students and nursing alumni for homecoming/studenterfest, i.e. homecoming

    parade, float building, mentoring, 2006-present

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    o Initiated and coordinated projects to stimulate interest in nursing alumni

    ; Nursing students were given project/time/place/direction and called all

    nursing alumni in old alumni database to update contact information and

    stimulate mentoring/precepting between students/alumni, 2006

    ; Created Nursing Alumni Council (NAC) with input from Advancement and

    Nursing, attended and chaired ongoing meetings about homecoming,

    pinning, 2006-present

    ; Hosted luncheons for alumni and nursing students to stimulate

    mentoring potential, 2006-present

    ; Iniatiated facebook page for Nursing Alumni, coordination with

    Advancements Office, ongoing

    ; Developed and maintained webpage and database for Nursing Alumni,

    2007-2008

    SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES

    RESEARCH

    A Phenomenographic Study Exploring Nursing Education and Practic, 2010

    Evaluation of the Total School Membership Project for Graduates of Grand View

    University, 2009

    Utilizing Student Performance Indicators to Develop a Remediation Plan for

    Baccalaureate Nursing Students at Risk for Not Passing the NCLEX-RN, 2003

GRANTS

    Mini Teaching Grant, Spring 2010 for INTS 470 development of new pedagogies

PROFESSIONAL WORKSHOPS AND/OR CONFERENCES ATTENDED

    ; INA Lobby Day, Enhancing Nursing’s Political Power at the Capitol, Feb. 17, 2010

    ; Universal Advising Design, Conversations on Teaching, Oct, 6, 2009

    ; Electroni Advisee Registration, Conversations on Advising, Spring 2009

    ; Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Certification, 40 hours didactic training,

    University of Iowa, October 2005, serve on Polk County SART team as nurse

    examiner, 2005-2007

    ; American Red Cross First Responder Training, August 2009, utilized to take

    students to volunteer for community work as Red Cross Volunteers at State Fair,

    2009

    ; Updated CPR and Mandatory Child/Adult Abuse Training, 2009

    ; June 24, 2009 Engaging Students on the First Day of Class

    ; Nursing Against the Odds, Grand View, Spring 2005

    ; Learning Communities, Summers 2002-2007

    ; State Convention, Iowa Nurses Association, annual conventions in October, take

    students to this and participate as active member and voter, mentoring

    activities with students during lunch, 1998-present

    ; Voted delegate to Nationals for American Nurses Association, June 27, 2004

    ; Research Evenings, Sigma Theta Tau, attended annually end of March since

    1998 exc