Faculty Profile

Melanie Ayers

Melanie Ayers

Associate Professor, RN to BSN Program

College of Health Professions and Natural Sciences

(856) 457-6328

Assistant Professor

D.N.P., Wilmington University

M.S.N., Wilmington University


Melanie Ayers, DPN, RN, CNE received her ADN from Gloucester County College, NJ. She then earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing Leadership, and Doctor of Nursing Practice in Nursing Leadership from Wilmington University. She has also received her NJ state school nurse certification from Rutgers University. She has achieved her Certified Nurse Education certification.

Prior to her role as Associate Professor, Dr. Ayers had been adjunct faculty since 2009. Her nursing experience includes critical care, case management, staff educator and hospice care before becoming a school nurse. She teaches in the RN to BSN program and is a liaison for the New Jersey campuses.