Penny Pierce

Penny Pierce
Penny Pierce
Director/Chair, PhD Program and Professor

Dr. Penny Pierce is Professor and Director of the Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Science Program.

Clinical Interests:

  • Psychiatric Mental Health
  • Decision Behavior of Patients Facing Life-Threatening Illness
  • Development of Patient Decision Making Theory
  • Measurement of Decision Styles

Research Interests:

  • Post Deployment Effects on Physical and Emotional Health
  • Retention Following Wartime Service
  • Military Women's Health
  • Decision Science in Health Care

Grants Funded:

Deployment, Resilience & Retention (TSNRP)