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Four School of Nursing Professors Honored as Best in Texas

Posted: Feb. 1, 2013

Dr. Patricia Carter, Dr. Linda Carpenter, Alexandra Garcia, and Dr. Gayle Timmerman

Left to Right: Dr. Patricia Carter, Dr. Linda Carpenter, Dr. Alexandra Garcia, and Dr. Gayle Timmerman

Four faculty members from the University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing were recently honored by CAN Thrive as Top Nursing Professors in Texas: Linda Carpenter, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN; Patricia Carter, PhD, RN, CNS; Alexandra Garcia, PhD, RN, FAAN; and, Gayle Timmerman, PhD, RN, CSN, FAAN.

CAN Thrive is an organization that assists nurses and other health-care professionals who are looking for employment. Using resources such as Facebook, Twitter, Ratemyprofessor.com, USnews.com and the university websites, the organization put together this list of the top elite nursing training facilities in the U.S. and the professors who teach there. The list was called 75 Nursing Professors You Would Be Lucky To Have Teaching Your Classes.