Anne M. Barker is Professor of Nursing at Sacred Heart University. 

Professional interests: Transformational Leadership, Complexity Science, and Health Care

Degrees: Ed.D., Teacher's College, Columbia University, Department of Nursing
Education, New York, NY, (Nursing Administration, Executive Role)1989; MSN, Catholic
University of America, School of Nursing, Washington, D.C., 1973; BSN, University of
Virginia, School of Nursing, Charlottesville, VA, 1971; Pre-Nursing, University of
Dayton, Dayton. OH, 1969. 

Teaching responsibilities: Graduate Leadership and Management; Graduate and Undergraduate
Research; Doctoral Dissertation Advisement. 

Research interests and grants: Barker, A., 2012. Purchase and implementation of 3G
mannekin. Connecticut Health and Education Funding Authority (award $75,000); Barker, A.
& Sullivan, D., 2001. Leadership Development: A Proposal for Developing a MSN program
for the World Wide Web. Connecticut Distance Learning Consortium (awarded $40,000);
Barker, A. & Sullivan, D. (2001). Leadership Development: A Proposal for Developing a
MSN program for the World Wide Web. Helene Fuld Health Trust (not funded, $100,000).



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