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

  • May 12 August 15
    JMU Summer Hours
    Offices are open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and on Friday from 8:00 a.m. - Noon
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 >