Skip to content. Skip to main navigation.

Profiles

avatar

Jean Ashwill, RN, MSN is Assistant Dean, Undergraduate Student Services  in the College of Nursing at the University of Texas at Arlington.  In her current role she is responsible for advisement, recruitment, admission, retention and scholarships.  Prior to her position in Undergraduate Student Services, she was Director of Continuing Nursing Education at the College of Nursing.

Ms. Ashwill was the Principle Investigator on a Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board grant that focused on increasing graduation rates of ethnically diverse students that led to the establishment of the College of Nursing’s Student Success Program. She also was the Project Coordinator on a HRSA grant that focused on the recruitment, retention and graduation of students from disadvantaged areas, including minorities.

Ms. Ashwill’s clinical specialty is pediatrics.  She has taught pediatrics and has co-authored pediatric and combined pediatric/maternity texts.  The fourth edition of both texts have recently published.

Ms. Ashwill serves on several University and College of Nursing committees. She is active in the community and the profession.

MSN
Arlington, University of Texas at , University
BSN
Nursing
DePaul School of Nursing
Diploma
January 2007
Ongoing
Assistant Dean
The University of Texas at Arlington
January 2002
January 2007
Director
The University of Texas at Arlington
January 1996
January 2002
Director
The University of Texas at Arlington
January 1993
January 1996
Coordinator
Tarrant County College
January 1991
January 1992
Coordinator, Faculty
Tarrant County College
January 1983
January 1992
Faculty
Tarrant County College
January 1987
January 1987
Staff Nurse
Cook-Fort Worth Children’s Medical Center
January 1982
January 1982
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
A. Santesteban, MD
January 1976
January 1979
School Nurse
St. John the Apostle School
January 1974
January 1976
Insurance Physicals
Portamedic
January 1968
January 1974
Assistant Head Nurse
All Saints Hospital
January 1967
January 1968
Staff Nurse
Divine Redeemer Hospital
January 1966
January 1967
Staff Nurse
University of Iowa Psychopathic Hospital
May 1982
Ongoing
Professional
Sigma Theta Tau, International
January 1982
Ongoing
Professional
Texas Nurses' Association
January 1982
Ongoing
Professional
American Nurses' Association
January 2013
Pediatric text: Nursing Care of Children: Principles & Practice
October 2011
January 2002
Pediatric text: Nursing Care of Children: Principles & Practice
2012
James, S., Nelson, K., & Ashwill, J. 2012. Nursing Care of Children:               Principles and Practice, (4th ed.) St. Louis, MO, Elsevier.  
Textbook
Published
2009
McKinney, E., James, S, Murray, E. Ashwill, J.  2009. Maternal - Child Nursing. (3rd ed). St. Louis, MO, Elsevier.
Textbook
Published
2007
James, S. & Ashwill, J. 2007. Nursing Care of Children: Principles and Practice, (3nd ed.) St. Louis, MO, Elsevier.
Textbook
Published
2004
McKinney, E., James, S, Murray, E. Ashwill, J.  2004. Maternal - Child Nursing. (2nd ed). St. Louis, MO, Elsevier.
Textbook
Published
2002
James, S. & Ashwill, J. & Droske, S.  2002. Nursing Care of Children: Principles and Practice, (2nd ed.) Philadelphia, PA, W. B. Saunders.
Textbook
Published
2000
McKinney, E., Ashwill, J., Murray, E., James, S. 2000. Maternal - Child Nursing. Philadelphia, PA, W. B. Saunders.
Textbook
Published
1998
Ashwill, J.  The Patient Care Assistant Program: Nursing and a Community College’s Response to Educating Unlicensed Assistive Personnel. (1998) The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 29:3, 126-129.
Journal Article
Published
1998
Ashwill, J. & McKinney, E. 1998.  Workbook for Introduction to Maternity and Pediatric Nursing, 3rd ed.  Philadelphia, PA, W. B. Saunders
Textbook
Published
1997
Ashwill, J. & Droske, S. 1997. Nursing Care of Children: Principles and Practice. Philadelphia, PA, W. B. Saunders.
Textbook
Published
1994
Ashwill, J. & McKinney, E. 1994. Workbook for Introduction to Maternity and Pediatric Nursing, 2nd ed.  Philadelphia, PA, W. B. Saunders.
Textbook
Published
1992
Thompson, F.  &  Ashwill, J. 1992.  Thompson’s Pediatric Nursing: An Introductory Text. Philadelphia, PA, W. B. Saunders.
Textbook
Published
1990
Ashwill, J. & McKinney, E. 1990. Workbook for Introduction to Maternity and Pediatric Nursing.  Philadelphia, PA, W. B. Saunders.
Textbook
Published
January 2005 -
January 2007
Missing in Texas: Hispanics in the health professions
$236,801
January 2004 -
January 2007
Nursing Workforce Diversity: Closing the Gap: Ethnic/Racial Diversity in Nursing
$728,128
January 2003 -
January 2004
Increasing the Graduation Rates of Ethnically Diverse Students
$49,935
January 2000 -
January 2001
Making Up for Lost Time – a conference entitled: “Because They Trust Us….We Can Help With Chemical Abuse and Dependency
$40,000
December -
Community
1999-Present St. Joseph Health Care Trust Grants Committee
1992-1994 YWCA Board of Directors
1990-1994 YWCA Childcare Advisory Board
1989-1998 Sister Cities International Project with nursing in Budapest, Hungary.
Uncategorized