Deborah Davenport, Ph.D, R.N.
Associate Professor of Nursing
Associate Department Head, Undergraduate Nursing Program
Office: OM 313A
Dr. Davenport joined the faculty at West Texas A&M University in 1984. She received a degree in nursing from Texas Woman's University (B.S. '75), a master's degree from West Texas A&M University (M.S.N. '83) and a doctoral degree in nursing from Texas Woman's University (Ph.D. 2004).
Teaching and Related Service
Dr. Davenport teaches Nursing Research, Practicum in Teaching in Schools of Nursing, and Advanced Analysis of Nursing Issues. She also is the Associate Department Head for the Undergraduate Nursing Program. She is the author of several publications and has made numerous presentations locally, nationally and internationally. She also is a member of the American Nurses Association, Texas Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau and the American Association of Critical Care Nurses. She has served on numerous professional boards.
Research and Creative Activity
Dr. Davenport's research interests include caring in nursing, stress and job satisfaction of nurses, evidence based nursing practice and pedagogical research.