Our Faculty

Lin Drury


College of Health Professions

Undergraduate Nursing

  • @New York City
    163 William Street 514
  • @Pleasantville
    Lienhard Hall 320


PhD, Rush University, Chicago, IL, 1995
Community Health Nursing

MS, St. Xavier University, Chicago, IL, 1980
Community Mental Health Nursing

MS, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN, 1975
Vocational-Technical Education

BS, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, 1972

AS, Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN, 1970

Awards and Honors

2004 - Nominated: National Rosalynn Carter Caregiving Award
2002 - Nominated: Spirit of DePaul Award.
2001 - Nominated: Excellence in Public Service Award, DePaul University Public Service Council.
2000 - Nominated: Excellence in Teaching Award, DePaul University College of Liberal Arts & Sciences (Four Years Running)
1991 - United States Public Health Service (USPHS) Nurse Traineeship, Rush University College of Nursing, Chicago IL, Individual Grant.
1990 - Faculty Excellence Award, Northwestern University Center for Nursing.
1986 - Faculty Excellence Award, Northwestern University Center for Nursing.
1986 - Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Rush University.
Purdue University, 1970 - President's Academic Award


  • Department of Professional Regulation, Certified Nurse Practitioner
  • Department of Professional Regulation, Licensed Advanced Practice Nurse
  • New York, Registered Nurse


Community based services
Drury, L. & Bernstein, K. D. Nickitas (Eds.), Boston, MA , US:Jones & Bartlett.

Working it out: Consultation, counseling, and health teaching
Drury, L. M. Truglio-Londrigan & S. B. Lewenson (Eds.), Boston, MA , US:Jones & Bartlett. , pages 277-294.


Feldman, H. R., Singleton, J., Ferrara, L. R. & Drury, L. Appreciative Inquiry Webinar for AACN Deans & Directors. Same as conference name. LSN, www.

Drury, L. LSN Scholarly Colloquim. A Research Trajectory. LSN-ALPS, NYC & Pleasantville.

Ferrara, L. R., Drury, L., Kaufman, S. & DeMarco, J. Pace Faculty Institute. Unlearning Assessment. Pace University, Pleasantville Campus.

Ferrara, L. R., Drury, L., DeMarco, J., Kaufman, S. & Cockell, J. Pace Management Forum. Appreciative Inquiry in Higher Education. Pace University, Graduate Center, White Plains.

Ferrara, L. R., Drury, L., Kaufman, S. & DeMarco, J. Second Annual Assessment Institute. Appreciative inquiry: An innovative initiative for continuous improvement in nursing education. Assessment Network of New York, Rochester Institute of Technology.

Coppola, J., Drury, L., Wexler, S. & Wang, V. (2015, March 26). Aging in America Conference . How Virtual Avatars Provide Psychosocial Support and Improve Chronic Disease and Dementia Self-management. American Society on Aging, Chicago, IL.

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