Jill Walsh

Contributing Faculty
College of Nursing
Ph.D. Nursing

Dr. Walsh has over 40 years of professional nursing experience. She has held leadership positions in healthcare organizations, an emergency nursing professional organization, and nursing education, most recently as the Dean of a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree program. She has experienced leading organizational culture change initiatives and many years of teaching experience at all nursing degree levels. Dr. Walsh holds certifications as a Certified Nurse Educator (CNE), Board Certified Nurse Executive - Advanced (NEA-BC), and Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN). Dr. Walsh joined the Walden faculty as a contributing faculty member in 2022 and teaches courses in the DNP program.


DNP, Rush University

MS, Rush University

Postbaccalaureate Certificate, Benedictine University

BSN, Northern Illinois University