Karen Aul

Karen Aul, PhD, RN, CNE, CHSE

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: NR-AST DEAN-STUDENT AFFAIRS
Business Phone: (352) 273-6362
Business Email: kaul@ufl.edu

About Karen Aul

TEACHING

Dr. Aul has an extensive clinical background in adult health, medical-surgical nursing and psychiatric mental health nursing. As a seasoned nurse educator, she has expertise facilitating simulation and teaching clinical and didactic courses for undergraduate and graduate nursing students. She is a Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE) and a Certified Nurse Educator (CNE).

RESEARCH

Dr. Aul’s research interests include innovative teaching and learning strategies, simulation-based learning, curriculum development, outcome evaluation, professional values, and health promotion.

SERVICE

Dr. Aul has held various nursing faculty leadership roles to include coordinating nursing courses, developing curriculum, and directing program evaluation. She has mentored undergraduate and graduate students. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing and has held chapter leadership positions as president, treasurer, and fundraising chair.

Accomplishments

Recipient, DAISY Award – Nursing Faculty
2020 · University of Florida, College of Nursing
Treasurer, Alpha Theta Chapter
2019-2021 · Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
President, Eta Theta Chapter
2017-2018 · Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
Fundraising Chair, Eta Theta Chapter
2015-2016 · Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
Recipient, Provost Scholar Award
2015-2016 · Arkansas State University, Faculty Seed Grant
Recipient, Red Apple Teaching Award
2009 · United Way, Butler County, PA

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2019-2021
NGR7940L Residency in Adv Nurs
2019-2021
NUR3219C Clinical Reasoning and Personalized Nursing Care: Adult Acute Conditions
2019-2023
NGR7970L Adv Nursing Project
2018-2021
NUR3066C Clinical Reasoning: Health Assessment
2020
NUR3737C Principles of Personalized Nursing Care 1
2019-2020
NUR4944L Transition to Professional Practice
2020-2023
NUR4766C Clinical Reasoning and Personalized Nursing Care: Adult Complex Conditions
2019-2020
NUR4748L Clinical Practice 4: Multi-system Care
2019,2021-2023
NUR4768C Clinical Reasoning and Personalized Nursing Care: Adult Chronic Conditions
2018
NUR3738C Clinical Practice 2: Restoration of Wellness

Research Profile

Dr. Aul’s research interests include simulation in nursing education and evidence-based educational practices.

Education

PhD – Instructional Management and Leadership
2015 · Robert Morris University
Master of Science Degree in Nursing Education (MSN)
2008 · Robert Morris University
Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN)
1989 · Slippery Rock University
Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN)
1987 · Butler County Community College

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-6362
Emails:
Business:
kaul@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100197
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
PO Box 100197
GAINESVILLE FL 32610