Carol Schmer,RN, Ph.D.
Interim Director of the PhD Program & Clinical Assistant Professor
Carol Schmer is a clinical assistant professor for the RN-BSN program and teaches theory in the MSN program. She is a UMKC alum receiving both her BSN and PhD from UMKC. Carol has practiced in various nursing areas including ICU, ER, and most recently as a neurological nurse manager. Her research interests include caregivers, and student learning. She was a recipient of a Preparing Future Faculty Scholarship and awarded the Dissertation Research Fellowship, both from UMKC.