Eileen Specchio, Ph.D., R.N.

Eileen Specchio, Ph.D., R.N.

Title: Professor
Office Building: Henderson Hall
Floor: 2nd Floor
Room: 215
Phone: 973-290-4073
Email: especchio@cse.edu

Courses Taught:

  • NURS 301 Professional Practice of Nursing I
  • NURS 411 International Nursing
  • NURS 423 Strategies of Professional Practice of Nursing
  • NURS 630 Clinical Concepts Advanced Nursing Practice
  • NURS 630/Field Experience-Application of Concepts in Advanced Nursing Practice


Educational Background:

Rutgers University

  • BSN Nursing
  • MSN Psychiatric/ Gero-Psychiatric Nursing
  • Ph.D. Nursing Research


Research Interests:

  • Qualitative Research, Grounded theory
  • Nursing Homes, Long Term Care



  • Teaching in post conflict Liberia Africa: Lessons Learned at European Transcultural Nursing Conference, Limerick, Ireland  (2011)
  • Mission Nursing: The Dominican Republic Experience at Kean University Transcultural Nursing Conference (2009) 
  • Qualitative Research at Drew University (2009) 
  • Nursing interventions in the care of the gero-psychiatric client: Using Roy's Model at Nursing Care of Aging at Morristown Memorial Hospital (2009) 
  • Quality of Life in the elderly at NICHE Conference at Clinton Hospital (2008) 
  • Making a life: A grounded theory study of living in a nursing home as a young adult   Qualitative Research Institute, Banff Canada (2008)


Please email for an appointment: especchio@cse.edu