Lyndsay Dean, DNP, RN, APRN-NP

Clinical Assistant Professor


University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
College of Nursing - Omaha Division
985330 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5330

Phone: 402-559-2187



  • 2002, BSN, Nebraska Methodist College
  • 2006, MSN, UNMC
  • 2020, DNP, UNMC


Lyndsay Dean is a nursing instructor in the College of Nursing. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health and her Master’s degree in nursing from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE. Lyndsay Dean’s clinical background includes neonatal nursing, asthma/allergy research, and psychiatric mental health care. She joined the faculty at the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing in 2013.


  • Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner for All Care Health Center in Council Bluffs, IA
  • Greater Omaha Nurse Practitioner Group, 2014-Present
  • Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner at Encounter Telepsychiatry in Omaha, NE, 2013-2014
  • Specialty Practice Group-Nurse Practitioners of Nevada, 2010-2013
  • Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner--Student Health Center at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas, 2010-2012
  • Gamma Pi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International, 2005-2010
  • Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner at Premier Psychiatric Group, LLC in Lincoln, NE, 2006-2010
  • Nebraska Nurse Practitioners, 2003-2010
  • Midwest Nursing Research Society, 2006-2007
  • Co-President of Sharing Board at UNMC, 2004-2005


  • Carolyn Scott Award from Nebraska Methodist College & Allied Health
  • Rena E. Boyle Award for Excellence in Nursing Research
  • Charlotte Burgess Award for an Outstanding Master’s in Nursing Graduate