Maria Steele, DNP, RN, PHNA-BC, CNE

Clinical Assistant Professor


Maria Steele's Curriculum Vitae


  • Doctor of Nursing Practice, Joint Program, The University of Alabama in Huntsville, The University of Alabama, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Post-Masters Certificate in Nursing Education, The University of South Alabama in Mobile
  • Master of Science in Nursing, Public Health Administration, The University of South Alabama in Mobile
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, The University of North Alabama in Florence
  • Associate of Applied Science in Nursing, Shelby State Community College in Memphis, TN

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Nurse Educator (CNE), The National League for Nursing (NLN)
  • Certified Advanced Public Health Nurse (PHNA), American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

Clinical Expertise

  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
  • Community/Public Health Nursing

Research Interests

  • Addiction and Depression in Adolescents and Adults
  • Medication Safety