Berkeley College Chair, Nursing and Patient Care Technician Josiane Hickson

Josiane Hickson

Chair, Nursing and Patient Care Technician

School of Health Studies


M.S., Columbia University
Doctorate, Columbia University, New York

Professional and Teaching Experience

• Adjunct Professor, Columbia University, New York
• Nursing Director of Emergency and Critical Cares Services, St. John’s Riverside Hospital, New York

Presentations, Publications, and Research

• Journal of Nursing Administration, New Nurses’ Perceptions of Hostility and Job Satisfaction: Magnet Versus Non-Magnet
• Contributed two publications on transformational leadership and disruptive behavior

Awards and Recognitions

• Nursing Education Alumni Association Hall of Fame
• Received an achievement award for Nursing Practice
• Served on American Nurses Association Advisory Committee: Professional Issues Panel on Workplace Violence and Incivility, 2015

Professional Affiliations

• Board Certification, Gerontological Nursing and Nursing Administration
• Member, American Heart Association
• Member, American Association of Heart Failure Nurses
• Member, Sigma Theta Tau
• Member, Association for Nursing Professional Development
• Member, Emergency Nurses Association

Other Skills, Interests, and Activities

• Clinical focus, critical and emergency care of adult and pediatric populations
• Implementation of the New Graduate Orientation Program for Nurses in the emergency department, Montefiore Medical Center
• Implementation of the LPN to BSN program, Berkeley College

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