DR. LOIS EWEN, DEAN OF THE SCHOOL OF NURSING, HEALTH SCIENCES & HUMAN SERVICES
Dr. Lois Ewen joined Tusculum College in 2012. She earned her Ph.D. degree in curriculum and instruction with majors in adult education and measurement and statistics from the University of South Florida and a Master of Science in Nursing degree from Barry University.
Her career in academics includes dean’s positions are at Tallahassee and Columbia State Community Colleges and faculty positions at Hillsborough, St. Petersburg and Miami-Dade Colleges. She also has extensive experience in various nursing positions, including assistant director of nursing, director of education, and nurse manager.
Ewen teaches nursing classes where she engages and challenges students to develop their critical thinking and decision making skills. Her research interests are primarily with enhancing critical thinking and indicators of success in nursing programs.
Born and raised in Florida, she relocated to Greeneville, Tennessee in 2012 with her husband, Jerry Ewen.