School of Nursing - CSU, Chico

Jenny Lillibridge

RN-BSN Coordinator
Vice-Chair Academic Senate A/Y 2011/2012

Office: Holt 310
Phone: 530-898-6458
Office Hours: *Thursday, 12-2 p.m., Friday, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., and by appointment

Jenny Lillibridge

Here I am mountain climbing in Australia. These are the Grampians which are an absolutely beautiful mountain range in Central Victoria. Ask me about Australia!

Courses Taught


Jenny Lillibridge, RN, PhD, is a Professor of Nursing at California State University, Chico, teaching leadership/management, and RN-BSN Bridge course, a graduate level clinical practicum. She attended CSU, Chico for both her undergraduate and graduate degrees, completing doctoral work at Monash University in Australia. Prior to returning to California in fall 2001, she held academic and research positions at several universities in Australia.

Dr. Lillibridge has completed research projects in the areas of nursing health assessment, catheter removal in hospitalized adult patients, the relationship of positioning during surgery and post-operative back pain, substance misuse in the nursing profession, nursing independence in clinical practice, examining the impact of RN-BSN education on the nurse, telemedicine technology to deliver nursing case management services, and exploring the experiences of nurses who act as preceptors for senior nursing students.

Current research and professional interests include exploration of professional issues in the nursing profession and quality and patient safety in the context of practice and nursing education. Dr. Lillibridge is keen to assist graduate students in researching nursing education and quality and safety issues. Professional affiliations include the American Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, and Sigma Theta Tau (STTI), the International Honor Society of Nursing. She is the current President of the first virtual chapter in STTI, Phi Gamma and a board member of the local STTI chapter, Kappa Omicron.

*These office hours may change. Any changes will be posted on Dr. Lillibridge's office door.

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