Maura Schlairet Ed.D, M.A., M.S.N., RN, CNL

Associate Professor

Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University
3001 Mercer University DriveMaura Schlairet
Atlanta, GA 30341

Office No.:  (678) 547-6745
FAX: (678) 547-6777
E-Mail: Schlairet_MC@Mercer.edu

Diploma – Mt. Carmel School of Nursing
BSN – Valdosta State University
MSN – Valdosta State University
MA – Loyola University of Chicago
EdD – Valdosta State University

Dr. Schlairet taught at Valdosta State University for 10 years prior to joining the nursing faculty at Mercer University. During her time at VSU, she taught across graduate and undergraduate nursing programs. Her clinical expertise is in adult health. Dr. Schlairet is an AACN Leadership for Academic Nursing Program Fellow and member of Sigma Theta Tau International. She has received honors for both her community service, teaching, and research, including the Valdosta Area Excellence in Nursing Award, Valdosta State University Excellence Award for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL), and Georgia Educational Research Association award. Dr. Schlairet’s pedagogic research line focuses on issues in nursing education. The emphasis of her disciplinary line is on issues impacting care of older adults. She has a robust publication record and has presented regionally, nationally, and internationally. At the college level Dr. Schlairet served as chair of Tenure and Promotion and Program Evaluation Committees. At the university level, she chaired the Faculty Research and Scholarship Committee. She serves as a peer reviewer for numerous nursing journals.

Certified Clinical Nurse Leader – CNC Board