Mary Bourke

Mary Bourke , Ph.D., M.S.N., C.N.E., R.N.

Interim Dean



  • ASN Bacone College, 1983, Nursing
  • MSN Indiana University, 1996, Nursing
  • PhD Indiana University, 2008, Curriculum & Instruction, Minor: Community Health Nursing, Instructional Systems Technology
  • Certificate University of Western Australia, 2008 Advanced Course on Rasch Measurement


  • Trustees Teaching Award recipient 2009
  • Inducted: Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
  • Pi Lambda Theta International Honor Society and Professional Association in Education
  • Recipient of a Traineeship from the National Institute for Health
  • Recipient of the Ruth Scott Dieter Award
  • Member of Phi Theta Kappa

Professional Development

  • Assistant Dean of Graduate Programs/Assistant Professor, Indiana University Kokomo (2006-present)
  • Associate Instructor Ivy Tech State College Director-Nurse Refresher Program. (2003-2006)
  • Associate Instructor Indiana University, Bloomington, IN (1999-2001)
  • Assistant to Dr. Peter Kloosterman, Department Head of Curriculum & Instruction (Graduate Student)
  • Instructor of Nursing Ball State University, Muncie IN (1997-1999)
  • Part-time Clinical instructor for Mental Health Nursing, Nursing Fundamentals, and Community Health Nursing