Lauren O'Hare, Ed.D.

Dean, School of Nursing

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About Dr. O'Hare

Dr. Lauren O’Hare has been an academic nurse faculty member for the past 27 years. Her teaching experience spans undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral level education and has acted in a variety leadership roles in academia. Her clinical area of expertise was in Emergency Nursing and academic expertise in teaching and learning styles among multi-generational nursing students.

“Teaching is an ever evolving craft that should be based on individual and generational learning styles. In nursing education, all of these learning styles and work experience can blend together to create the most enriching learning experience for any nurse, novice through expert.”

Research Interests

  • Curriculum Design
  • Multi-Generational Learning

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Career & Accomplishments


  • Saint John's University, Ed.D.

  • CUNY, Hunter College, MSN Clinical Nurse Specialist

  • Alfred University, BSN


  • Founding member and Executive Board member of the New York League for Nursing