Lucille A. Joel

Distinguished Professor
Contact Information

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
College of Nursing
Ackerson Hall, Room 214
180 University Avenue
Newark, NJ 07102

Lucille A. Joel CV


EdD: Columbia University Teachers College
MEd: Columbia University Teachers College
MA: Columbia University Teachers College
BSN: Seton Hall University

Research and Clinical Interests: 

Dr. Lucille Joel's research interests include professional organizations, economics in the health care field, public policy and health care delivery, as well as Advanced Practice Nursing. 

Professional and Community Activities: 
  • Manuscript Reviewer, American Journal of Nursing, 1999-present.   
  • President, Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools (CGFNS International), 2006-2008.
  • Official Representation, UN and UNICEF for the International Council of Nurses (ICN), 1996-present.
  • Chair, Long-term Care Advisory Committee, Community Oversite Board, Bergen Regional Medical Center, Paramus, New Jersey, 2001-present.
Honors and Awards: 
  • Honorary Recognition Award, American Nurses Association, June 2008. 
  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Society of Psychiatric Advanced Practice Nurses of the New Jersey State Nurses Association, January 2008. 
  • New Jersey Governor’s Nursing Merit Award for Education, 2004. 
  • Who’s Who in Health Science Education, 2003-present. 
  • Honorary Doctorate, Medical College of Pennsylvania/Hahemann Universities, 2003.