School of Nursing


Shelley Moore, Ph.D., MSN, RN
Assistant Professor

Office: CKNB 230
Phone: 898-5729

Educational Preparation:
MSN Barry University
BSN State University of New York Institute of Technology

Academic/Clinical Area:
International Health Education
Nursing Administration
Adult Critical Care and Oncology

Course and Area of Responsibility:
Introduction to Nursing Practice

Research Interests:
Nursing Structural Empowerment
Shared decision-making

Professional Service:
Tennessee Nurses Association
Wilson County WEMA Reserve
Sigma Theta Tau International

Moore SC, Wells NW. Staff Nurses Lead the Way for Improvement to Shared Governance Structure. Journal of Nursing Administration, Philadelphia: Nov 2010. Vol. 40, Iss. 11; pg. 477.

Moore SC, Wells NW. Relationship of Perceptions of Structural Empowerment to Number of Years Spent at an Academic Medical Center. Tennessee Nurses Association Convention, Chattanooga, TN. October 25 – 27, 2009.

Moore SC, Wells NW. Launching a Staff Nurse Council and Measuring Effects of Empowerment and Commitment. Center for American Nurses LEAD Summit 200. June 11-13, 2009. Orlando, Florida. Poster.

Moore SC, Wells NW, Elliott S, Matravers L, Parks J. Launching a Staff Nurse Council: Measuring Effects and Outcomes. Tennessee Nurses Association Convention, Franklin, TN. October 24 – 26, 2008. Poster. Also presented at Nursing Research Day at Vanderbilt Medical Center October 22.

Moore SC, Wells NW, Elliott SD. Evidence-based Nursing Leadership – Perceptions Regarding Empowerment and Organizational Commitment at Baseline and During First Year of Staff Nurse Council Restructuring. University of Iowa 15th National Evidence-Based Practice Conference, Implications for Research and Clinical Practice. April 24 – 25, 2008. Poster. 

Moore SC, Hutchison SA. Developing leaders at every level: accountability and empowerment actualized through shared governance. Journal of Nursing Administration, December 2007, Volume 37, Number 12, pp. 564-568. Peer-reviewed article. 

Moore S. Shared Governance – Frontline Leadership. ANCC 11th Annual Magnet Conference, Atlanta, Georgia; October 3 – 5, 2007. Poster.

Moore S. Decisional Involvement Scale: A Pilot Study. Diagnostic Tool, Organizational Development. Center for American Nurses LEAD Summit 2007. San Antonio, Texas; May 17-19, 2007. Poster.

Brown LB, Moore S, Wells N. Examining Best Practices for Retaining Nursing Staff. Center for American Nurses LEAD Summit 2007. San Antonio, Texas; May 17-19, 2007. Poster.

Moore S. Examining Staff Nurse Decisional Involvement. Annual Nursing Research Poster Presentation Day, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN. Fall 2006. 

Dilts DM, Sandler A, Moore S, Browning D, Johnson A, Pardeshi A, Rouch D, Xie B. Structural, infrastructural and procedural barriers to oncology clinical trials. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2004 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings (Post-Meeting Edition). Vol 22, No 14S (July 15 Supplement), 2004: 6010. Poster.