Research @ the School of Nursing | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center


Advance our research portfolio with emphasis on areas of strength and collaboration.

  • Develop infrastructure plan that maximizes resources and increases collaboration of research and scholarly activity in areas of strength
  • Explore novel funding opportunities and other activities to increase research and enhance TTUHSC's visibility and reputation

Please contact Jason Glikas at for assistance

Photo Name, Credentials and Title
Picture of Patricia Allen Patricia Allen, Ed.D, RN, CNE, ANEF, FAAN
Picture of Alyce Ashcraft Alyce S. Ashcraft, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, FGSA, FAAN
Associate Dean for Research and Scholarship, Professor
Mildred & Shirley Garrison Endowed Professorship,
University Distinguished Professor
Picture of Chris Esperat Dr. Chris Esperat, PhD, FAAN, RN
Picture of Jennifer Kesey Jenna Kesey, PhD, APRN,FNP-BC, CWS
Assistant Professor
Picture of Yondell Masten Dr. Yondell Masten, PhD, WHNP-BC, RNC-OB
Professor, Florence Thelma Hall Endowed Chair for Excellence in Women's Health, and Associate Dean for Outcomes Management and Evaluation
Picture of Ronda Mintz-Binder Ronda Mintz-Binder, DNP, RN, CNE
Associate Professor
Picture of Donna Owen Donna C. Owen, PhD, RN, CNE
default image Cory Church, PhD, RN, NPD-BC
Associate Professor
Research Faculty at TTUHSC School of Nursing


Areas of Research

  • Rural & Community Health
  • Aging
  • Women’s Health
  • Mental Health
  • Nursing Education

Research Funding



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