Dr. Lois Schoener: Director and Professor of Nurse Education


Lois Schoener, Professor and Director of Nurse Education joined the faculty in 1987. I received a MS in Nursing from Syracuse University and earned a PhD in Nursing Science from Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania. I hold a certification in Nursing Education from the National League for Nursing.

My research interests are clinical teaching and learning. In addition to my responsibilites as Program Director I coordinator and teach the Nursing Field Experience practicum which is the capstone experience for nursing majors. and also teaches Perspective of Professional Nursing Care.

I have held leadership positions in a number of professional organizations including the New York State Nurses Association. Currenlty I am the president of Rho Gamma, Elmira College’s Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.