Faculty Kelly Flanigan

Kelly Flanigan, Ed.D, MSN, RN, CNE

Assistant Professor, Nursing


Dr. Flanigan has been an Assistant Professor in the Accelerated BSN program in the Frances M. Maguire School of Nursing and Health Profession since August 2019. She earned an EdD in Higher Education and Adult Learning from Walden University with a research focus on transitioning registered nurses to the nursing faculty role. She has a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from Temple University, a Master’s Degree in Public Health Nursing and a Post- Master’s Degree Certificate in Nursing Education from La Salle University. Dr. Flanigan is also a NLN Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) and a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Her specialty areas include medical/surgical, oncology, hospice and public health nursing.

Prior to joining Gwynedd Mercy University, she has taught didactic and clinical courses in medical/surgical nursing, fundamentals, and community health nursing in a variety nursing education programs in the Philadelphia area.