Professor Nancy Reynolds has been named Director of the YSN Doctoral Program. In her new position, Dr. Reynolds will oversee recruitment of doctoral students, recommend students for admission, mentor and monitor student progress, place doctoral students in research and teaching fellowships and evaluate the curriculum.
Dr. Reynolds is an experienced educator and expert NIH-funded researcher in the area of HIV medication adherence and clinical trials. "I am honored to be a member of Yale's thriving intellectual community," she commented. "I look forward to providing leadership to the PhD program in the tradition of YSN's long history of superb graduate education."
Yale awarded its first Doctor of Philosophy degrees in nursing to three graduates this May.