James Madison University
PHOTO: Julie Sanford

Julie Sanford, D.N.S., R.N.


Department Head

  • Office: Burruss 103
  • Phone: 540-568-6314
  • Email: sanforjt@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4305
    820 Madison Drive
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807

Education


  • DNS - Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA, 2002
  • MSN - University of South Alabama, 1990
  • BSN - University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, 1984

Experience


  • Professor, Department Head, Nursing, JMU, 2011-
  • Professor, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL, 2006-2011
  • Associate Professor, Associate Director for Undergraduate Studies, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS, 2005 - 2006
  • Assistant Professor, Spring Hill College, Mobile, AL, 2000 – 2005
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, University of South Alabama, 1993-2000
  • Emergency Department Nurse, Alabama

Professional Interests:


  • Caregiving
  • Gerontology
  • Decision Making
  • Nursing Education
  • Outcomes of Advanced Practice Nursing

Announcements

  • November 24-28
    Thanksgiving holiday
  • December 8-12
    Final examinations
  • December 13
    Commencement begins at 10 a.m. in the Convocation Center.
RN to BSN Admissions

Welcome to JMU Nursing

Dr. Julie Sanford

Our mission is to prepare nursing leaders to influence a changing profession, society, health care system, and world.  The students, faculty and staff in our department meet the challenge to Be the Change in our university and in society. More >