Molly J. Jackson , DNP, RN, APRN, CNE, AGNP-BC

Assistant Professor
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing

Teaching Information

Teaching Interests

  • Educational Leadership
  • Scholarly Writing
  • Palliative Care

Research Information

Research Interests

  • Palliative Care
  • Curricular Design
  • Gerontology
  • End of life care

Awards and Honors

Coldiron Executive Senior Nurse Leadership Fellow
Miller Postdoctoral Fellow
Academic Nursing Fellow
American Association of Colleges of Nursing Leadership
Jonas Scholar Recipient 2014-2016
American Association of Colleges of Nursing


  • Calgani, L, Lindell, D., Jackson, M. & Weaver, A. (2023). Clinical Judgment Development and Assessment in Clinical Nursing Education. Nurse Educator. Jul/Aug; 48(4):175-181. 
  • MJackson, M.J. (2022). Enhancing the Student Experience: A Mixed Methods Approach. Journal of Nursing Education. 61(5), 276-279. 
  • Jackson, M.J. & Marchi, N. (2020). Graduate- Entry Education for Non-nurses: Preparation, Pathways, and Progress. Nursing Education Perspectives. January/February 2020. doi.1097.NEP00000000000510. 
  • Jackson, M.J. (2019). Palliative Care Referral in Heart Failure: Engaging heart failure patients early in the palliative care process. American Association of Heart Failure Nurses, Spring 2019, pp. 10-11.
  • Jackson, M.J. (2017). "Family Caregiving and the Seriously Mentally Ill." In J.J. Fitzpatrick (Ed) Encyclopedia of Nursing Research (4th ed.).  New York:  Springer Publishing.
  • Jackson, M.J. (2017) "Schizophrenia."  In J.J. Fitzpatrick (Ed) Encyclopedia of Nursing Research (4th ed.). New York: Springer Publishing.
  • Jackson, M.J., Mecklenburg, J. & Feshzion, A. (2017). Palliative Care at the Doorstep: A Community-Based Model.   Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing 19(3), 282-286.
  • Jackson, Molly J., MSN, APRN, NP-C; Motley, Cindy L. MSN, APRN, FNP-BC (2014). End-of-Life Educational Seminar in a Prelicensure Bachelor of Science in Nursing ProgramJournal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing, August 2014 - Volume 16 - Issue 6 - p 348-354 doi: 10.1097/NJH.0000000000000070.
  • Wiencek, C.A., Ferrell, B. R. & Jackson, M.J. (2011). The meaning of our work: Caring for the critically ill patient with cancerAACN Advanced Critical Care, 22(4), 397-407.


Doctor of Nursing Practice
Case Western Reserve University
Master of Science in Nursing
Case Western Reserve University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
University of Michigan

Additional Information


  • Adult Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Nurse Educator, National League for Nursing