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Dean , nurse educator

Betty Jane Paulanka, American dean, nurse educator. Home Box Office & Company scholar, Alberta, Georgia, 1991; grantee A. Fuld Foundation, 1990, research grantee, 1991. Member National Nurses Association, Delaware Nurses Association, Pennsylvania Association Adult Continuing Education, Sigma Theta Tau, Sigma Xi.

Background

Paulanka, Betty Jane was born on April 18, 1944 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Stanley Paul Cahn and Frances Mae Leeser.

Education

Diploma in nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 1965; MSN, University of Pennsylvania, 1977; Bachelor of science in nursing, Neuman College, 1976; Doctor of Education, Temple University, 1984.

Career

Staff nurse, Medical Center Delaware, Wilmington, 1974; staff nurse, Crozer-Chester (Pennsylvania) Medical Center, 1976; from assistant to associate chair, U. Delaware College Nursing, Newark, 1977-1991; chair department nursing science, U. Delaware College Nursing, Newark, 1987-1992; course manager, U. Delaware College Nursing, Newark, 1984-1987; dean, U. Delaware College Nursing, Newark, since 1992. Course manager department nursing science U. Delaware College Nursing, Newark, 1984-1987, chair department nursing science, 1987-1991. Advisory board De Valley Nurses Computer Network.

Membership

Member National Nurses Association, Delaware Nurses Association, Pennsylvania Association Adult Continuing Education, Sigma Theta Tau, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sking, reading, biking, tennis.

Connections

Married Leonard William Paulanka, October 22, 1965. Children: Christie Ann, Eaine Frances.

father:
Stanley Paul Cahn

mother:
Frances Mae Leeser

spouse:
Leonard William Paulanka

children:
Christie Ann Paulanka

Eaine Frances Paulanka