Jennifer Richard

Assistant Professor of Nursing


Jennifer Richard is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Nursing and has been teaching at the University of Saint Francis since 2005. She received her BSN and MSN from the University of Saint Francis and has worked as an RN in the areas of Pediatrics and Neonatal Intensive Care. She has a passion for caring for children and educating  future nurses. She is passionate about building relationships with students through teaching and advising to help students reach their educational and career goals. Simulation as a teaching strategy/tool is an area of interest that Jennifer has implemented into several nursing courses starting with her MSN project when it was new to USF.

Areas of Interest

  • Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care clinical practice
  • Nursing education
  • Simulation

Selected Publications

“Beginning experiences with simulation: Asthma in a pediatric patient” in the journal Clinical Simulation in Nursing, Winter 2009.

Selected Presentations

  • Weigh in on Child Wellness, Allen County Library. January 19, 2022
  • Webinar Panelist for An Overview of the ANCC CNS Certification, How to Apply and How to Review hosted by NACNS. December 15, 2020
  • International Nursing Association for Clinical and Simulated Learning Conference, Washington D.C. Nursing Students Go Pro: Enhancing Clinical Judgment with Cameras in Simulation. 2017
Jennifer Richard