Jane M. Kirschling, PhD, RN, FAAN


The Bill and Joanne Conway Dean of the University of Maryland School of Nursing

Director of Interprofessional Education, UMB

Co-Director, Maryland Action Coalition

School Affiliation

School of Nursing


  • Interprofessional Education
  • Workforce Development


As a nationally recognized leader and past president of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, Dean Kirschling has a comprehensive understanding of the trends in health care delivery, nursing workforce, and strategies for equipping nurses for health care in the 21st century. She brings particular expertise in interprofessional education and workforce development, especially in rural environments. Dean Kirschling’s clinical focus includes mental health nursing with an emphasis on end-of-life care.

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This information was last updated January 6, 2023.