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Graduate Program Director of DNP, Associate Professor, Adult and Child NursingMary McCurry


PhD, Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
MSN, Adult Nurse Practitioner, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Dartmouth, MA
ADN, Bristol Community College, Fall River, MA
BS, Zoology, University of Massachusetts-Amherst , Amherst, MA

Research Interests

  • Teaching with Technology/ Millennial Learners
  • Family Caregivers
  • Decision-making
  • Nursing Philosophy and Theory

Selected Publications

McCurry, M.K. & Hunter Revell, S. (In press)
Partners in family caregiving: A conceptual framework
Journal of Theory Construction and Testing

McCurry, M. K. (2014)
The Great American Cookie Experiment Updated for the Millennial Learner
Journal of Nursing Education

McCurry, M. K. (2013)
An Exploratory Study of Decision-Making by Informal Caregivers of Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, 45(1), 52-60

Hunter Revell, S. M., & McCurry, M. K. (2013)
Effective Pedagogies for Teaching Math to Nursing Students: A Literature Review
Nursing Education Today, 33 (11), 1352-56

McCurry, M. K., & Hunter Revell, S. M. (2011)
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Personal Response System Technology on Millennial Student Learning
Journal of Nursing Education, 50(8), 471-475

McCurry, M. K., & Martins, D.C. (2010)
Teaching undergraduate nursing research: A comparison of traditional and innovative approaches for success with millennial learners
Journal of Nursing Education, 42(5), 276-9

Hunter- Revell, S. & McCurry, M. K. (2010)
Post-flood disaster management and the home health nurse: using theory to guide practice
Journal of CommunityHealth Nursing, 27, 126-136

Hunter- Revell, S. & McCurry, M. K. (2010)
Engaging millennial learners: Effectiveness of personal response system technology with student nurses in small and large classrooms
Journal of Nursing Education, 42(5), 272-5

McCurry, M. K., Hunter Revell, S. M., & Roy, C. (2009)
Knowledge for the good of the  individual and society: linking philosophy, disciplinary goals, theory, and  practice
Nursing Philosophy, 11, 42-52

DeMarco, R., Roberts, S.J., Norris, A.E., & McCurry, M. K. (2008)
The Development of  the Nurse Workplace Scale (NWS): Self-advocating Behaviors and Beliefs in the Professional Workplace
Journal of Professional Nursing, 24(5), 296-301

Fain, J., Asselin, M., & McCurry, M.K. (2008) 
The DNP...Why now?
Nursing Management, 39 (7), 34-7

DeMarco, R., Roberts, S. J., Norris, A. E., & McCurry, M. K. (2007)
Refinement of the Silencing the Self Scale (Work) (STSS-W) for registered nurses 
Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 39(4), 375-78

Demarco, R., Horowitz, J. A., & McCurry, M. K. (2005)
Effective use of critique and dialogue at scholarly conferences
Nursing Outlook, 53(5), 232-8


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