Juliana Mwose

Faculty Profiles

Juliana Mwose

Assistant Professor
Nursing Science
11A Havican Hall


Juliana Mwose has more than 10 years' experience in nursing higher education, including six years at Saint Mary's College. Prior to that, she was a clinical instructor at Indiana University South Bend. Mwose has also spent the last 15-plus years as a practicing critical care nurse in the greater Michiana area.


DNP, Valparaiso University
MSN, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis
BSN, Indiana University South Bend

Areas of Expertise 

Critical care of the adult
Nursing leadership

Research Interests 

Clinical nursing education
Identification and treatment of delirium

Courses Recently Taught 

  • NURS 415: Nursing leadership
  • NURS 486: Primary health care

Professional Experience 

  • Saint Mary's College, Assistant Professor, May 2012 - present
  • Saint Mary's College, Visiting Assistant Professor, January 2009 - May 2012
  • Saint Mary's College, Adjunct Clinician Professor, August 2008 - December 2008
  • Indiana University South Bend, Clinical Instructor and Associate Faculty Member, 2005-2008
  • Kindred of Northern Indiana, Critical Care Nurse, 2006–present
  • St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Clinical Educator, 2008–2012
  • St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Clinical Supervisor, 2005–2006
  • Memorial Hospital, Critical Care Nurse, 2005–2007
  • St. Joseph Regional Medical Center, Critical Care Nurse, 1999–2005

Creative and Scholarly Work 

  • "Nursing welcome mat to the hospital, an advanced practice nurse's responsibility." Clinical Nurse Specialist CNS, July 2010; 24 (4): 185–186.
  • With B. Flagg, L. Cox, S. McDowell, & J. Buelow. "Nursing identification of delirium." Clinical Nurse Specialist: The Journal For Advanced Nursing Practice, (2010), 24 (5), 260–266.

Professional Memberships 

  • National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • American Nurses Association
  • American Heart Association

Awards and Honors

  • Poster Board Scholarship, CNS Annual Conference Presentation, 2012
  • Kindred Health Nursing Scholarship Award, 2011-2012
  • Nursing Education Scholarship, Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center, 2001
  • Shields Scholarship for Nurses, 1997