Dr. Teresa L. Dodson

Dr. Teresa L. Dodson

Nursing Simulation Lab Coordinator


  • DNP 2022 Chamberlain University College of Nursing
  • Director of Staff Development, CA (DSD) 2014
  • MSN-Ed 2014 Indiana State University
  • BSN 2008 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • ADN 1989 Illinois Eastern Community College
  • LPN 1983 Illinois Eastern Community College


Dr. Teresa L. Dodson has been in the healthcare field for 46 years starting as a certified nursing assistant and always knowing her destination was to become a nurse at the age of nine. Dr. Dodson is a member of numerous nursing organizations and is a long-time member of Sigma Theta Tau.

Dr. Dodson’s clinical experiences as an RN include intensive care, emergency room, home health & hospice, cardiac stress lab, cardiac cath lab, recovery room/pre-op, travel nursing, long-term care RN/Supervisor, a manager/instructor of a nursing assistant program, utilization review nurse at the Veteran’s Administration, nursing instructor of PN/VN, ADN, BSN, and a simulation lab manager before coming to Jessup University.