Joyce O'Reilly


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EdD Northeastern University
MSN Franklin Pierce University
MPA Troy University, AL
BS Nursing Wright State University, OH
BS Biology Wright State University, OH

Phone: (603) 433-3515

Courses Taught
  • NR 200 Holistic Health
  • NR 300 Transition to Baccalaureate Nursing
  • NR 445 Community Health
  • NR 490 Leadership Seminar/Capstone
  • NR 545 Clinical and Classroom Teaching
  • NR 690 Capstone
  • NR 320 Evidence Based Practice in Nursing
Research Interests & Expertise Areas
  • Community Health
  • Barriers for online RN to BS students 
  • Effect of online education on nurses’ biases and behavior
  • Program Assessment

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Publications and Presentations

O’Reilly, J.  (2018).  Using VALUE Rubrics as a Component of the RN to BS Assessment Plan.  Nurse Educator, 44(2), 1-3. 

O’Reilly, J.  (2018, February).  Using VALUE rubrics to assess student learning and program outcomes.  Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, Poster Presentation, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA.

O’Reilly, J.  (2017, February).  Designing valid reliable grading tools for benchmark assignments using VALUE rubrics.  Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, Podium Presentation, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA.

O'Reilly, J.  (2018).  What you need to know about the strep throat complications of PANDAS.  American Nurse Today, 13(11), web exclusive.  Retrieved from

Professional Memberships

  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • American Nurses Association
  • New Hampshire Nurses Association

Conferences and Workshops Attended

  • 2nd Annual Assessment Conference, May 2018, New England College, Henniker, NH
  • Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, Feb 2018, Virginia Tech
  • Doctoral residency at Northeastern University, July 2017, Boston, MA
  • Reducing Code Greys:  Strategies to Support Nursing Staff and Patients, Oct 2016, Wentworth-Douglass Hospital, NH
  • Conference on Higher Education Pedagogy, Virginia Tech, Feb 2017
  • Patient and Caregiver Management of Chronic Illness, Wentworth-Douglass Hospital, NH,2018
  • Demystifying Nursing Research, Exeter Hospital, NH, 2019
  • Six-week webinar The Ideal Qualitative Study with a Quantitative Component, 2019


University Service 

  • Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
  • Member of Provost Task force for College of Health and Natural Science
External Service please
  • Special Projects Nurse at Families First Health Center, Portsmouth (volunteer)
  • Board member Eta Iota Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International