Faculty Profile

Veronica F. Wilbur

Assoc Prof/Chair

College of Health Professions


Phone: (302) 295-1145

Associate Professor

Ph.D., Widener University

M.S.N., Widener University

B.S.N., University of Delaware


Dr. Wilbur has over 31 years of experience in nursing, working in adult intensive care, emergency nursing and later as a family nurse practitioner. She obtained her master’s degree in Burn, Emergency, Trauma and PhD in Nursing Science from the Widener University. Her earned undergraduate degree is from the University of Delaware. Dr. Wilbur holds national certification through the American Nurses Credentialing Center in Family Nurse Practitioner, and the National League for Nursing as a Certified Nursing Educator (CNE).

Prior to her current role as Chair of the Nurse Practitioner program, Dr. Wilbur fulfilled served in adjunct and faculty roles at Wilmington University. Additionally, her experienced encompassed staff and education nursing roles at the Christiana Care Health System. She currently practices as a family nurse practitioner in a walk-in healthcare setting, while prior to that in primary care family practice. Dr. Wilbur’s interest includes cultural competence, curriculum, and fostering future independent nursing practice.