Faculty Profile

Adjunct Professor

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

M.S.N., University of Pennsylvania

B.S.N., University of Pennsylvania


Dr. Fischer obtained her master’s degree in maternity nursing and her PhD in Human Learning and Development from the University of Pennsylvania. She had earned a diploma in nursing from Columbus Hospital School of Nursing in Chicago and is proud to have been a nurse for 40 + years.

Prior to her current role as Program Coordinator in the Nursing Leadership Master’s Program here at Wilmington University, Dr. Fischer has served as a faculty member at various institutions. She is active in Rotary International, does volunteer work for her church, and belongs to numerous professional organizations. Dr. Fischer enjoys reading, singing, and spending time with family and friends.