Cheryl Leiningen, DNP, RN, APN-C
Office: McAllan Hall, Room 202
Leiningen earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree at The College of New
Jersey in 1988, followed by her Master of Science Degree (Advanced Practice
Nursing: Adult Primary Care) in 1999 from New York University. In 2013, she received her Doctor of Nursing
Practice Degree from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (now
Rutgers University). Her doctoral research, “The Impact of Bullying in
Nursing,” has been presented both nationally and internationally.
is an Assistant Professor at Monmouth University, School of Nursing &
Health Studies and maintains a private clinical practice in Adult Primary Care.
Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Health, the LGBT Education Gap in Nursing,
and Workplace Violence.
Sigma Theta Tau International
Jersey State Nurses Association
League for Nursing
Organization of Nurse Practitioners Faculties NONPF