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Assistant Professor of Nursing


  • MSN - Adult Health Nursing & Nurse Educator - Arkansas State University
  • BSN - Arkansas State University

Professional Credentials

  • MSN
  • RN

Teaching Specialties

  • Clinical Education
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing
  • Nurse Management

Research Interests

  • Technology in Nursing
  • Health Literacy
  • Sleep Deprivation in Nursing
  • Retention in Nursing


  • American Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau


Mrs. Kemp is a graduate of Arkansas State University. She graduated in 2006 with her BSN and in 2017 with her MSN.  Her nursing background includes Medical-Surgical Nursing and Nursing Management in acute care.  Prior to becoming an Assistant Professor of Nursing at Arkansas State University, she worked as adjunct faculty for A-State and worked in an acute care hospital.  She is married with five children and two grandchildren and loves to travel.

CV available on request.

Nikki R. Kemp

Contact Information

P: 870-972-3074


Building: CNHP
Room: 213A