Dr. Monica Kennison – Publications/Research/Grants


Dzurec, L. C., Kennison, M., & Gillen, P. (2017). The incongruity of Workplace Bullying Victimization and Inclusive Excellence. Nursing Outlook. doi: 10.1016/j.outlook.2017.01.012.

Kennison, M., Dzurec, L. C., Cary, A., & Dzurec, D. (2015). Seeking the ‘magis:’ Jesuit pathways to enhancing civility in higher education. Jesuit Higher Education: A Journal. 4(1), 25-33.

Kennison, M. (2015). Reflective writing. In Encyclopedia of Nursing Education. Smith, M.J., Fitzpatrick, J.J., & Carpenter, R. (Eds.). Springer Publishing.

Dzurec, L., Kennison, M., & Albataneih, R. (2014). Unacknowledged threats proffered in a manner of speaking. Journal of Nursing Scholarship. 46, 481-491.

Kennison, M. Reviewer for book proposal, A Very Short Guide to Writing In Nursing. Oxford University Press.

Kennison, M. (2012). Developing reflective writing as effective pedagogy. Nursing Education Perspectives. 33, 306-311.

Kennison, M., & Yost, W. (2009). Prone positioning: Improving Oxygenation in patients with ARDS. Nursing 2009 Critical Care, 4 (3), 42-46.

Kennison, M. (2006). The evaluation of students’ reflective writing for evidence of critical thinking. Nursing Education Perspectives, 27, 269-273.

Kennison, M.M. & Misselwitz, S. (2004). Evaluating students’ reflective writing not so simple. West Virginia Nurse, 8 (1), 8, 22.

Smith, M. J., Kennison, M., Triplett, S., & Loudin, B. (2004). Intervening as a passenger in drinking/driving situations. Applied Nursing Research, 17, 142-149.

Kennison, M.& Misselwitz, S. (2002). Evaluating reflective writing for appropriateness, fairness, & consistency. Nursing Education Perspectives, 23, 238-242.

Kennison, M.M. (2001). Student creativity bridges language barrier. West Virginia Nurse, 5 (2), 9.

Kennison, M.M., (1999). A case study in care. RN, 62(1), 46-48.

Kennison, M.M., & Brace, J. (1997). Critical thinking: Digging deeper for creative solutions. Nursing, 27(9), 52-54.

Kennison, M.M. (1997). Mrs. Burke: A lesson in sedation. Nursing, 27(9), 32cc10-32cc11.

Kennison, M.M. (1995). Recognizing woman abuse. Nursing, 25(2), 32FF-32HH.

Kennison, M.M. (1992). Challenging experience in maternity nursing. Nurse Educator, 18(4), 4-5.

Pseudonym (1990). I am….Journal of Christian Nursing, 7(1), 4-8.

Kennison, M.M. (1988). Improving time management. Critical Care Nurse, 9(2), 70-73. Washington Hospital.

Kennison, M.M. (1987). Faith: An untapped health resource. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services. 25(10), 28-30

Selected Research

Kennison, M., Lamb, C., Turner, L., Ponder, J., Robillard, M., Gurtatowski, J., Reimondo, S., Messer, W., & Anderson, D. (2017). Expressive writing among healthy College students: A self-help strategy to improve quality of life. Berea College

Dzurec, L. C., Karpinski, A. C., Kennison, M., Rair, R., & Fitzgerald, S. M. (2017). Nursing Faculty Perceptions of Family-Like Dynamics in the Workplace. Widener University.

Dzurec, L., Kennison, M., & Albataneih, R. (2014). Unacknowledged threats in workplace bullying interactions. Kent State University.

Selected Grants


Kennison, M. Project Director, Health Resources and Services Administration, Nursing Workforce Diversity, CCAC, 2010-2011.


Kennison, M. Project Director, CCAC, Highmark Grant, 2010-2011.


Kennison, M. Project Director, Nursing Expansion at CCAC North Campus, US Dept of Education Altmire-Peterson Grant, 2009-2011.


Kennison, M. Project Director, CCAC RN Achievement Grant, Health Resources and Services Administration, Nursing Workforce Diversity Grant, 2009 -2011.