Brandy Haley, assistant professor of nursing at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, recently received her Ph.D. in nursing from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

A member of the UAM faculty since 2012, Haley earned a licensed practical nursing technical certificate from Pines Technical College in Pine Bluff, a registered nursing diploma from the Baptist School of Nursing in Little Rock, a bachelor of science in nursing degree and a master of science in nursing with focus on nursing education from Excelsior College in Albany, N.Y.

Haley serves a coordinator of UAM’s nursing simulation laboratory and teaches classes in nursing concepts, pathophysiology, first aid and CPR, nursing skill and supplemental nursing skills.