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Dr. Deborah Davenport

Deborah Davenport, Ph.D, R.N., CNE

Professor of Nursing

Associate Department Head, Undergraduate Nursing Program

Office: OM 313A
Email: ddavenport@mail.wtamu.edu
Phone: 806.651.2637

Professional Profile

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 Adult Health II and 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, including simulation in nursing education.