Nursing and Health Care Faculty Profiles

Tricia Jenkins, PhD

Tricia Jenkins is the University of Phoenix Area Chair for the College of Health Sciences and Nursing in South Florida. With a background in critical care nursing, she teaches leadership and management courses along with critical care and research.

While Tricia enjoys the fast pace of working in a hospital, her love of people drives her to volunteer ...

Beverly Peterson, PhD

Beverly Peterson has over 40 years of experience in counseling and nursing. She became a faculty member at University of Phoenix in 1997 and teaches nursing, counseling and general education courses at the San Diego Campus. She has also taught at the University of California, San Francisco and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

JoAnn Zerwekh, EdD

JoAnn Zerwekh is an educator, author and consultant with over 40 years of experience in nursing. She primarily teaches graduate-level nursing practicum courses online. JoAnn is the executive director of a nursing education consultant company that publishes books and provides NCLEX review courses for graduate nurses. She holds a master's in nursing from University of Texas at Arlington and a Doctor of Education in ...