Rhonda Bishop, EdD, MSN, RN, CNE

Rhonda BishopAssistant Professor/BSN Program Coordinator

Office: VFS 303
Phone: 231-591-5033
E-mail Address: RhondaBishop@ferris.edu

Education

Diploma – Butterworth Hospital School of Nursing, Grand Rapids, MI, 1984

BSN – University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI, 2005

MSN – Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI, 2009

EdD – Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, CT, 2015

Areas of Teaching / Academic Specialty

Medical-Surgical Nursing, Health Promotion, Nursing Assessment, Pathophysiology, and Leadership at the undergraduate level.

Scholarly Activities/Publications/Research

Bishop, R. (2016). Elsevier Publishing Company. Reviewer for one book chapter in Fundamentals of Nursing: Active Learning for Collaborative Practice by B. Yoost & S. Crawford.  

Bishop, R. (2015). Moral Sensitivity: A Comparative Analysis of Undergraduate and Graduate Nursing Students. Unpublished doctoral research/dissertation. 

Presentations

Bishop, R. (2015). NLN Foundation for Nursing Education Scholarship from the National League for Nursing.  (2015 – not awarded).

Bishop, R. (2015, April). Simulation: An Innovative Approach to Exploring End-of-Life Care Issues. Sigma Theta Tau Kappa Epsilon At-Large – Spring Showcase of Scholarship, Grand Rapids, MI.  Poster Presentation.

Bishop, R. (2014, October). Simulation: An Innovative Approach to Exploring End-of-Life Care Issues. Lilly Conference Series on College and University Teaching and Learning. Traverse City, MI.  Poster Presentation.

Bishop, R. (2013, January). Professionalism: Does Emotional Intelligence Matter? CNF CNE Workshop @ FSU. Oral Presentation.

Bishop, R. (2011, August). Student Incivility. CNF CNE Workshop @ FSU. Oral Presentation.

Bishop, R. (2010, April). Development of a Clinical Faculty Manual. Sigma Theta Tau Kappa Epsilon At-Large – Spring Showcase of Scholarship, Grand Rapids, MI.  Poster Presentation.

Professional Memberships & Activities

Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses

American Nurses Association (ANA) and ANA-Michigan

Sigma Theta Tau – Kappa Epsilon At-Large