Robin Murray, D.N.P.

Core Faculty,
Department of Nursing

Dr. Robin Elaine Murray, a Core Faculty member at ACE, has taught pre-licensure registered nursing and online courses at the college level since 2004. Murray earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from Indiana University in 1997 and a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) from Webster University in 2003. A lifelong learner, Murray holds a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) in Educational Leadership from American Sentinel University and is a Certified Nurse Educator (CNE). Murray's research focus is professional comportment and incivility in nursing and nursing education.

Dr. Murray serves as the Associate Dean of Nursing at Missouri Baptist University in St. Louis, MO. Murray serves as the VP of Communication for the Missouri Nurses Association. An excellent communicator and highly collaborative, she enjoys developing and mentoring junior faculty to ensure a strong faculty team and nursing program.

Clinically, Murray has worked with adult patients in medical-surgical units, home care, occupational health, burn intensive care, cardiac and trauma step-down, behavioral health, and faith community nursing. She was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau, the International Honor Society for Nursing in 1996, Golden Key International Honor Society in 2017, and Delta Epsilon Tau Honor Society in 2019. Murray is a member of the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses Association, as well as Missouri Nurses Association, where she serves as the Vice President of Communication.

Before her nursing career, Murray served in the United States Air Force and Air Force Reserve Forces from 1990-1997 as both a cryptologic linguistic specialist and an air cargo handler. 



  • Doctorate in Educational Leadership
    American Sentinel University
  • Master's in Nursing
    Webster University
  • Bachelor's in Nursing
    Indiana University

Research Interests

Professionalism, comportment, and civility in nursing

Program Affiliations

BSN to MSN Master of Science

Earning your Master’s in Nursing means you’re ready to become a leader in the healthcare field. If you’re a registered nurse with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, this is the next step on the path to be a nurse educator or nurse manager. With an MSN from ACE, students gain greater knowledge and expertise, potential for career advancement or extension through a different role, and more variety in career options.


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RN to MSN Master of Science

Turn your RN into an MSN with this accelerated program that also allows you to earn a bachelor’s degree on the way to your master’s. Designed to help you excel in evidence-based decision making, informatics, global perspectives and innovative thinking, this program prepares graduates to serve in educational or administrative roles in nursing.


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RN to BSN Bachelor of Science

Earning a BSN means you’ll have advanced nursing knowledge and expanded professional skills to excel in a global and increasingly complex healthcare system. Nurses with a BSN qualify for more jobs and earn higher salaries than associate degree nurses.


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