Tiffany Hunt, EdD, RN

Assistant Professor


University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)
College of Nursing - Lincoln Division
550 N 19th Street
Lincoln, NE 68588-0620

Phone: 402-472-7442



  • 2000, BSN, UNMC
  • 2013, MN, Bryan College of Health Sciences – Lincoln
  • 2019, EdD, Bryan College of Health Sciences - Lincoln


Tiffany Hunt is an assistant professor at the College of Nursing. She received her BSN from UNMC in 2000, her MSN (2013) and EdD (2019) with emphasis in nursing education at Bryan College of Health Sciences. She has clinical experience in Adult Critical Nursing and simulation. Dr. Hunt joined the faculty in 2022 with 10 years of previous BSN nursing education experience. She currently teaches in the undergraduate program.


Research Interests

  • Use of simulation to increase student success
  • Service Learning and critical thinking
  • Innovative teaching strategies to increase student success

Grant Support (Previous 5 years)

August 2023-May 2025
Bottleneck Reduction: Use of Simulation and Stress Reduction Apps in BSN Courses to Increase Academic Success, $75,000, Tierney, C. (P.I.)


Johnson, M. L., Hunt, T., & Johnson, J. P. (2021). Nurse-Led Intervention Promoting Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors in a Yazidi Community. Journal of transcultural nursing : official journal of the Transcultural Nursing Society, 32(4), 360–369.


UNMC CON Academic Review Committee

Member of International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning

Member of Sigma Theta Tau


2022, UNMC, Daisy Award Nominee

2020, Bryan College of Health Sciences, Outstanding Faculty Award

2015, Bryan College of Health Sciences, Daisy Award Nominee

2010, Bryan Medical Center, Daisy Award