Roxanne Vandermause, PhD, RN

Director, PhD Program & Gladys E. Sorensen Endowed Chair in Nursing


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

Phone: 402-559-5033



  • 1981, BS, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • 1999, MS, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • 2005, PhD, University of Wisconsin, Madison


Stiles, B., Fish, A., Vandermause, R., & Malik, A. (2019). Identifying the complexity of diagnosing bipolar disorder: A focused ethnography. Issues in Mental Health Nursing.

Vandermause, R., Roberts, M., & Odom-Maryon. (2018). Relational Health in transitions: Adolescents in chemical dependency treatment. Substance Use and Misuse. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2017.1408655

Vandermause, R., Fougere, M., Liu, Y.H., & Odom-Maryon, T. (2018).  Relational Health and recovery: Adolescent girls in chemical dependency treatment. Journal of Addictions Nursing: 29 (1), p 4–12. doi: 10.1097/JAN.0000000000000207

Stiles, B. M., Fish, A. F., Vandermause, R., & Malik, A. M. (2018). The compelling and persistent problem of bipolar disorder disguised as major depression disorder: An integrative review. Journal of American Psychiatric Nurses Association.

Smith, C. L, Vandermause, R., Severtsen, B., Wilson, M., Barbosa-Leiker, C., and Roll, J. (2018). Seeking chronic pain relief: A hermeneutic exploration. Pain Management Nursing. doi: 10.1016/j.pmn.2018.05.001