Dr. Melissa BouwsAssociate Professor of Nursing
Melissa Bouws started at Hope in the fall of 2012. She has taught Introduction to Nursing, Gerontological Nursing Theory and Practicum, Research Practicum and Pathophysiology.
- Ph.D., University of Nevada Las Vegas, 2013
- MSN, Michigan State University, 2007
- BSN, Hope College, 1995
Melissa has worked in various settings throughout her nursing career, including oncology, medical-surgical units and a stem cell transplant center. She began teaching in 2007 and enjoys being with students in the practicum setting, giving patient care and having classroom interaction.
Why i love Hope
Hope College is a place where students and faculty alike can grow intellectually and spiritually. Melissa is able to build personal relationships with her students and guide them through their vocational journey.