Dr. Phyllis Waters Dr. Phyllis Waters Professor; Carol and Odis Peavy Endowed Chair in Nursing
School of Nursing

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  • Doctor of Philosophy - Nursing - University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (2008)
  • Master of Science - Nursing - Texas Woman's University (1977)
  • Bachelor of Science - Social Studies for Nurses - Mercer University (1969)

Faculty Excellence

Excellence in teaching is at the heart of our mission at the University of St. Thomas.

Each year, the University of St. Thomas honors outstanding faculty who exemplify extraordinary dedication and excellence in the areas of teaching, scholarship, and service with the Saint Thomas Aquinas Excellence in Teaching Award, the Saint Edith Stein Excellence in Research Award, the Joseph M. McFadden Excellence in Service Award, and the Teach Online Awards to Spur Transformation (TOAST).

We proudly recognize and celebrate our faculty’s achievements!

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