About Shery Watson

Shery Watson, RN, MSN, is Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing at Sacred Heart University School of Nursing.
Degrees: PhD Candidate, Nursing Education, Capella University, Minneapolis, MN; MSN, Forensic Nursing, Quinnipiac University; BSN, Fairfield University.
Certified in Emergency Nursing and Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner.
Professional Interests: International Nursing and Global Health, Interpersonal Violence and Sexual Assault, Nursing Education, NCLEX-testing, Medical-Surgical, Emergency & Critical Care Nursing.


Present Jamaica Missions Coordinator, Sacred Heart University
Present Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing, Sacred Heart University



Research Interests

Nursing Education, Medical-Surgical, and Emergency & Critical Care Nursing

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient, State of Connecticut Florence S. Wald Diamond Jubilee Award, State of Connecticut, 2011
  • Final Nominee for Outstanding Faculty Member Award, Sacred Heart University, 2011
  • Recipient, Connecticut Florence Nightingale Nursing Excellence Award, 2003


  • Adult nursing
  • Senior synthesis
  • Nursing leadership at the Sacred Heart University Dingle, Ireland campus
  • Coordinate the annual nursing international field experience to Kingston, Jamaica

Contact Information

Cambridge 2-N-17
College of Health Professions