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Sallie Tucker-Allen

Sallie Tucker-Allen, American nursing educator. Registered Nurse, Illinois, Wisconsin, Delaware. Fellow American Academy Nursing; member American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, National Black Nurses Association, Association Black Nursing Faculty in Higher Education (founder, president 1986-1992), Zonta International, The Links, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Tucker-Allen, Sallie was born on January 21, 1936 in Union, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of Reuben and Elmira Phyllis (Johnson) Tucker.

Education

Bachelor of Science magna cum laude, Hampton University, 1959. Master of Science, Hunter College, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1986.

Career

Staff nurse, Whitaker Memorial Hospital, Newport News, Virginia, 1960;staff nurse, St. Luke's Hospital, New York City, 1960-1963;assistant clinical professor, Morrisania City Hospital, Bronx, New York, 1966-1968;assistant professor, Valparaiso (Indiana) U., 1969-1972;instructor, College DuPage, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, 1975;assistant professor, Lewis U., Romeoville, Illinois, 1976-1980;lecturer, University of Illinois, Chicago, 1982-1986;associate professor, graduate coordinator, Bradley U., Peoria, Illinois, 1986-1988;associate professor, chair department nursing, University of Wisconsin, Green Bay, 1989-1991;chair, professor, Delaware State College, Dover, 1991-1993; Adjunct Professor, University Texas, Tyler, 1993-1994. President Tucker Publs., Inc., Lisle, Illinois, since 1987. Community advisory board School Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago, since 1988, St. Xavier College, Chicago, since 1990.

Membership

Fellow American Academy Nursing. Member American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, National Black Nurses Association, Association Black Nursing Faculty in Higher Education (founder, president 1986-1992), Zonta International, The Links, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sigma Theta Tau.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, oil painting, embroidery.

Connections

Married Charles Claybourne Allen, June 6, 1959. Children: Charles II, John IV, Sallie Monique.