Where your nursing ambition meets our faculty’s vast experience


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You want to learn from the best. At ADU, our expert faculty has decades of experience in both nursing and education. Their diverse specialties and practice backgrounds can serve as your sounding board throughout your online BSN. Their involvement in the nation’s leading nursing associations and advocacy groups informs their expansive perspectives that can help strengthen yours. The best part? Their commitment to evolving healthcare includes elevating nurses like you in a supportive online learning environment.

Dr. Deena Slockett is the chief operations officer for ADU Online.

Dr. Deena Slockett

Deena Slockett has been a faculty member at Adventist University of Health Sciences since 1997. She is the chief operations officer for ADU Online. Dr. Slockett earned her master’s degree at Webster University. She was nominated by her students and received the Who’s Who Among Teachers award in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2009, and 2012. She is a member of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists, Association of Educators in Imaging and Radiologic Sciences, as well as the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.
Dr. Slockett earned her Ed.D at Pepperdine University studying organizational leadership. Some of her goals include helping her students develop their capacity for independent and ongoing learning, cultivating their appreciation for quality work and quality of life, and instilling the necessary intellectual skills in students to participate in research throughout their professional careers. She enjoys snow skiing, reading, and the ocean in her leisure time.