Michelle Cheshire, EdD, RN


Michelle Cheshire, RN Mobility Coordinator, Assistant ProfessorRN Mobility Coordinator, Assistant Professor

Dr. Cheshire received her BSN from Auburn University in 1988. She received her MSN from The University of Alabama in Birmingham in 1991 with a community health focus. She completed her doctoral degree, Instructional Leadership for Nurse Educators, at the University of Alabama in the fall of 2013. Dr. Cheshire worked as a staff nurse at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Birmingham for two years. She spent the next six years working as a home health nurse in the Tuscaloosa area. She joined the faculty of the Capstone College of Nursing in 1996 as a part-time clinical instructor in community health. In 2008 she transitioned to a full time faculty position. She has taught Community Health for both the traditional students and RN Mobility students. Dr. Cheshire also teaches Introduction to Nursing for freshmen pre-nursing majors and Role Transitions for RN students. Beginning in the Fall of 2012 she assumed the role of RN Mobility Coordinator.