Full-time Faculty

Associate Professor

(207) 221-4501

Hersey Hall

Shelley Cohen Konrad PhD, LCSW is an Associate Professor in the School of Social Work and Director of the Center for Excellence in Interprofessional Education (CEIPE). A clinical social worker by training Shelley specializes in practice with children and families. Her book, Practice with Children and Families: A Relational Perspective was published in 2013. In 1988 Shelley established Touchstone Psychotherapy Associates, a mental health collaborative designed to meet the complex needs of children, families, and carers. She co-founded the Kids... Read More


Shelley's research and scholarship focuses on children and families; pediatric chronic illness and end-of-life; health perspectives of vulnerable populations

relational learning

and interprofessional education and care.

Karen Pardue

Karen T. Pardue


Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education; Associate Professor of Nursing

(207) 221-4361

Hersey Hall

Karen is the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education in the Westbrook College of Health Professions. Her passion is nursing education and innovative curriculum development and evaluation. Her current work addresses the design, implementation, and evaluation of an interprofessional education (IPE) curriculum for all undergraduate health profession students.  

Her experience in nursing education is diverse, having held faculty and administrative positions in associate, RN to BSN, generic baccalaureate, and masterÕs level programs. For the past decade, she has executed international teaching... Read More


nursing education

curricular innovation in higher education

interprofessional/ interdisciplinary education approaches

use of arts & humanities in higher education

Millennial-generation learning

active learning pedagogies

academic leadership


Jennifer Lee Morton

D.N.P., M.S., M.P.H., RN

Director of Nursing; Associate Professor, BSN Coordinator

(207) 221-4438

Blewett Science Center


Utilization & Translation

Neonatal ICU

International Health-specifically Sub-saharan Africa

Clinical Areas-School Health

community health

public health

Research Utilization and Translation


M. Lisa Pagnucco

BS Pharm, PharmD, BCACP

Assistant Professor

(207) 221-4074

Pharmacy Building

Dr. Lisa Pagnucco joined the UNE College of Pharmacy as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice after many years of providing direct patient care. She has many areas of professional interest, all of which support her commitment as a patient advocate. Some of these include medication safety, reconciliation and adherence, health literacy, interprofessional education, and effective communication with patients and other health care providers. She will be precepting an ambulatory clinic practice site in the Portland area. ... Read More


Ambulatory Care

Medication Safety


Affiliated Faculty

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Interim Director, School of Community and Population Health;

Associate Dean, WCHP

Professor of Social Work

(207) 221-4509

Linnell Hall

Dr. Graybeal currently serves as the Interim Director of the School of Community and Population Health and as Associate Dean in the Westbrook College of Health Professions.   In 2012-13 he served as the Interim Director of the School of Social Work.  His scholarship has focused on evidence-based practice in social work and in interprofessional education across teh health professions.  He has a particular interest in the exploring the relationship between science, creativity, and personal and organizational change.

In collaboration with Dr.... Read More


Evidence-based practice; the alliance between provider and patient/client; interprofessional education; transformative practice; the creative arts in social work.


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Program Coordinator, Center for Excellence in Interprofessional Education

Project Coordinator, Arthur Vining Davis Grant

(207) 221-4491

Hersey Hall

I am an artist with an extensive background in theatre.  From 2000-2010 I worked for the Department of Theatre at University of Southern Maine.  In 2006, I received my MFA from Maine College of Art where my thesis project was a protest against unfair labor practices in the form of a podcast walking tour of Wal-Mart. I also attended The Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture where I continued to develop alternative delivery systems for art in service of social... Read More



audio art

non-profit board leadership

multi-disciplinary team leadership and management