University of Nebraska Medical Center

Krystal Davis, EdD, RN

Assistant Professor, UNMC College of Nursing


Krystal Davis is an Assistant Professor for the UNMC College of Nursing at the Lincoln Division. She received her master’s degree from Nebraska Wesleyan University with an emphasis in nursing education in 2013 and her education doctoral degree with an emphasis in Nursing Education from Bryan College of Health Sciences in 2020. She was a staff nurse and charge nurse at Bryan Health Medical Center- East campus on a Medical/Surgical/Vascular Progressive floor prior to becoming a full-time educator. Dr. Davis joined the faculty at UNMC College of Nursing in 2020.
  • 2010, BSN, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE
  • 2013, MSN, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE
  • 2020, EdD, Bryan College of Health Sciences, Lincoln, NE
Research Interests
  • Technology & Pedagogy
  • Simulation
  • Advising Nursing students
  • American Nurses Association/Nebraska Nurses Association.
  • Sigma Theta Tau Nu Rho Chapter at Large 2010-current.
  • Sigma Theta Tau Nu Rho Chapter at Large, President 2020-current.
  • Clinic with the Heart 2020-current.
  • Nebraska Action Coalition 40 under 40 Emerging Nurse Leader 2018