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Dean & Professor
Administrative Staff
Mail Code: 3020



Teri Pipe, PhD, RN



  • PhD - Pennsylvania State University, PA, 2000
    Health Policy and Administration with a minor in Gerontology
  • MSN - University of Arizona, AZ, 1989
    Emphasis in Gerontology
  • BSN - University of Iowa, IA, 1985

Recent Publications

  • Pipe, T., (2013). Preparing the Emerging Nursing and Health Workforce, Nursing Administration Quarterly, NAQ-D-13-00053R1.
  • Wilson, B., Kelly, L., Reifsnider, E., Pipe, T., Brumfield, V. (2013). Creative Approaches to Increasing Hospital-based Nursing Research. Journal of Nursing Administration, 43(2): 80-8.
  • Pipe. T., Buchda, V., Launder, S., Hudak, B., Hulvey, L., Karns, K. and Pendergast, D. (2012). Building personal and professional resources of resilience and agility in the workplace. Stress and Health, 28(1): 11-22.
  • Frost, M., Johnson, M., Atherton, P., Petersen, W., Dose, A., Kasner, M., Sloan, J & Pipe, T. (2012) Spiritual well-being and quality of life of women with ovarian cancer and their spouses. Journal of Supportive Oncology 10(2): 131.
  • Pipe, T., Connolly, T., Spahr, N., Lendzion, N., Buchda, V., Cisar, N. (2012). Bringing the basics to life: Defining patient care essentials. Nursing Administration Quarterly, 36(3): 225-233.
  • Pipe, T., Mishark, K., Hansen, P., Hartsell, Z., Hentz, J. (2010). Rediscovering the art of healing connection by creating the tree of life poster. Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 36 (6), 47-55
  • Tucker, S., Harris, M., Pipe, T., Stevens, S. (2010). Nurses' Ratings of Their Health and Professional Work Environments. American Association of Occupational Health Nursing Journal, 58(6), 253-267.

Research Interests

Resilience in professional and clinical populations, health promotion/wellness, positive coping and stress management, oncology and gerontology.

Current/Recent Grants and Projects

  • Phoenix VA Health Care System - Arizona State University College of Nursing & Health Innovation Partnership to Transform Nursing Education and Practice (PAP-NEP) Project (Co-investigator). Funded by Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, VA Nursing Academic Partnerships, 2013-2017.
  • The Neural Correlates of Non-invasive Interventions for Symptoms of Depression and Anxiety in Back Pain Patiens: An fMRI Pilot Project, (Co-investigator). Funded by Barrow Neurological Foundation, August 2013-September 2013.
  • Coping with Breast Cancer and Long-term Health Promotion: Examining Maladaptive Communication between Mothers and Young-Adult Daughters (Principal Investigator). Funded by Mayo/ASU Seed Grants, January 2010-2011.
  • Unrestricted Educational Grant: Professional Development: Oncology Nursing Research (Principal Investigator with Dr. Fonseca). Funded by Millennium, October 2009-October 2010.
  • "A phase II trial evaluating two non-pharmacologic interventions in cancer survivors for the treatment of sleep-wake disturbances" (Study Chair with Debra Barton, PhD, RN, AOCN, FAAN). Funded by National Cancer Institute/North Central Treatment Group Cooperative, September 2009-2011
  • "Patient Care Innovation: Assessing the IV Pole Human Factor Interface Design Features for Safety and Mobility in an Acute Care Setting" (Principal Investigator). Funded by Mayo Clinic Administration, 2009-2010.
  • Integrative Education and Training Program for Mayo Clinic Nurses: Evidence-Based Practice, Performance Measurement and Informatics (Co-Investigator). Funded by Mayo Clinic Rochester Executive Board, January 2007-2009.


  • Leadership Excellence Award, Sigma Theta Tau Beta Upsilon, 2012
  • MedSurg Nursing Journal's Research for Practice Writer's Award, 2009
  • Excellence in Teaching, Grand Canyon University, 1999
  • Phi Kappa Phi, Pennsylvania State University, 1999
  • Sigma Xi, 1990
  • Sigma Theta Tau Research Award, Beta Mu Chapter


Spring 2014

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
HCD 540 Sem Science Health Care Deliv
HCD 550 Capstone: Applied Project