Faculty & Staff

Dal's Nursing Leaders

Dalhousie’s School of Nursing is home to respected faculty members who are among the world’s leaders in nursing research and education.

Our faculty is committed to expanding nursing knowledge, furthering practice and seeking better health care outcomes. Faculty members accomplish these goals through research, partnerships with health care stakeholders and by educating the next generation of nurses.

 Featured Faculty

Each week we will highlight a member of our faculty at either of our Halifax or Yarmouth sites. Check back often to learn more about our team.

Carol Ritchie

Carol Ritchie


Ms. Ritchie has an extensive nursing background in acute care and community settings working in four provinces across Canada. She began her career at Dalhousie as a clinical instructor in 2002 and became a full-time instructor in the Clinical Learning and Simulation Centre in 2010.

Ms. Ritchie’s interests are in simulation learning, curriculum development and inter-professional education. She has played a major role in establishing the high fidelity simulation centre at the school of nursing and very much enjoys working in this teaching modality. She has also been deeply involved in curriculum development for the undergraduate program within the School of Nursing.