Lisa Woodley, PhD, MSN, RN, CNE, CHPN

Clinical Associate Professor, Global Education Coordinator

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
School of Nursing
Carrington Hall, CB #7460
Office: 529
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7460

Dr. Woodley is passionate about educating future generations of nurses and nurse educators in a way that demonstrates the art and science of nursing and nursing education. She serves as a mentor for junior faculty and students alike. Her scholarship echoes her passion for inclusive nursing education. She has presented at local, regional, statewide, national and international conferences, and her publications largely focus on minority nursing students and best teaching practices for the classroom and clinical learning environments. Dr. Woodley also serves as a per diem weekend staff nurse at Transitions LifeCare Hospice home, where she provides nursing care for dying patients across the lifespan as well as their families.


1988: BSN, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
1994: MSN-Ed, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada
2019: PhD in Nursing, University of North Carolina at Greensboro