James Madison University

Joy Harnage, DNP, RN

Assistant Professor

PHOTO:Joy Harnage, D.N.P., R.N.
  • Office: HBS 4026
  • Phone: 540-568-8862
  • Email: harnagjb@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4305
    235 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807


  • DNP: George Mason University      
  • RN to MSN: George Mason University
  • Nursing Diploma: Epworth Hospital, Australia      


  • Hospital Administration, Director for both the Inpatient and Day Treatment Programs for Inova Comprehensive Addiction Treatment Services, Fairfax, VA, for 15 years.
  • Adjunct Faculty at George Mason University
  • ANC Board certifications in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing and as a Nurse Executive

Professional Interests

  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing (addiction prevention and treatment)
  • Interprofessional Education
  • Improving Cultural Sensitivity and Awareness