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Master in Nursing Alumnus Selected for Nurse Faculty Scholars Program

Posted on 9/20/2013 7:41:31 PM

Congratulations to Kamal Eldeirawi, an assistant professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Nursing, for being selected to receive the highly competitive Nurse Faculty Scholar grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. 

The Nurse Faculty Scholar award is given to junior faculty who show outstanding promise as future leaders in academic nursing. Only 12 faculty receive this award each year from across the county. 

Eldeirawi will receive a three-year, $350,000 award to promote his academic career and support his research.  

Eldeirawi was a 1998 graduate of the Master of Science in Nursing program at IUP. He completed the Education Track.