Dr. Lynn Korvick

Name: Dr. Lynn Korvick

Email: [email protected]

Phone Number: 918-343-7735

Title: Department Head and Associate Professor

Department: Health Sciences

Office: Health Sciences, Room 108

Dr. Lynn KorvickDr. Lynn Korvick is the Department Head and Associate Professor for the Department of Health Sciences at Rogers State University.


Ph.D., Education
Oklahoma State University, 2010
University of Northern Colorado, 2007

M.S., Nursing
University of Oklahoma, 1996
University of Rochester, 1992

B.S., Nursing
Ball State University, 1981


  • Certified Nurse Educator, NLN
  • Registered Nurse, State of Oklahoma
  • Registered Professional Nurse, State of New York
  • Registered Nurse, State of Missouri

Professional Experience

2015-Present, Department Head and Associate Professor
Rogers State University

7/13-6/15, Department Chair, Nursing
Missouri Southern State University                 

8/12-7/13, Adjunct Professor
12/09-08/12, Program Chair & Assistant Professor
8/05-12/09, Assistant Professor
Oklahoma City University

8/12-12/12, Adjunct Clinical Instructor
N. E. Oklahoma A & M

8/04-5/05, Assistant Professor
Southern Nazarene University

5/03-Present, Nursing Educator, NCLEX Preparation
Kaplan Testing

1/03-5/04, Adjunct Clinical Instructor

1/03-6/06, Education Nursing Consultant
Just Ask Lynn                                                 

10/99-12/02, Director of Nursing
8/94-10/99, Professor of Nursing
Rose State College

5/91-5/92, Claims Investigator, Legal Affairs
6/88-5/91, Nurse Leader, OB/GYN Nursing
9/82-5/85 and 1/87-6/88, Staff Nurse, OB/GYN Nursing
6/81-9/82, Staff Nurse, Surgical Nursing
University of Rochester

5/85-9/86, Nurse Counselor
Alexander Women’s Group

Professional Organizations

  • 2012-Present, Board Member, Oklahoma Board of Nursing
  • OONE
  • NLN
  • ANA
  • ONA
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honorary Society
  • Golden Key Honorary Society
  • American Nurses Association/Oklahoma Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honorary Society
  • Round Table Group


  • Nominee SOTOL, Center for Excellence Teaching and Learning
  • Faculty Teaching Academy Fellow 2011, Center for Excellence Teaching and Learning
  • Excellence in Education 2010, Sigma Theta Tau
  • Nominee Excellence in Teaching, OCU-CETL
  • Teacher of the Year 2008, Kaplan-OKC Region
  • NLN Ambassador, National League of Nursing
  • Lynn Korvick Honorary Scholarship, Excellence in OB Nursing Education
  • NISOD, 2002, Excellence in Teaching
  • Excellence in Teaching, 2002, Oklahoma State Recognition

Research, Grants and Publications

Contributor, Elsevier, Silvestri: Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Exam, Chapters 22-31, and Unit XX

Chapter review for Elsevier, Silvestri: Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Exam, Chapter 20, Comprehensive Questions

Gateways into Nursing for Rural African-American Students, Updated 1/11 NWD grant

Promoting Classroom Engagement for the Net Generation, submitted to Journal of Nursing Education submitted 10/11, not accepted

Ready, Set, Click: Creating and Engaging Classroom for the Net Generation, submitted to International Journal of Nursing Education Scholarship, 11/10, not accepted for publication

Using Clickers in the Classroom White paper: Liveclasstech.com

Comparing the Academic Performance of Traditional and Second Degree BSN Students, manuscript accepted for publication 12/06 Journal of Nursing Education

The BSN for Career Changers University Press, Oklahoma City Univ. 6/06

Identifying Trends for Student Retention, internally funded study, 8/00

Agency/University Governance

  • RSU: Academic Council, Faculty Council Chair
  • MSSU: University Policy Committee, Faculty Committee Chair, Graduate Faculty Committee Chair, Curriculum Committee, Promoting Student Interest in the Classroom, Faculty Learning Community,
  • 8/06-8/12, Oklahoma City Nursing Research Consortium
  • 8/10-5/11, Co-Convener, Gateway Faculty Meetings
  • 8/10-5/11, IONE faculty representative
  • 8/09-5/11, Curriculum Committee-Chair
  • 1/10-5/10, Promotion and Tenure Committee
  • 8/09-5/10, Dissertation Community Convener
  • 8/08-5/10, Teaching with Technology Community, Faculty Learning Community
  • Oklahoma Board of Nursing: Task Force of Regulation and Accreditation, Nursing Education and Practice Advisory Committee
  • KSN: PhD Task Force, Research Committee, Peer and Benchmark Taskforce
  • OCU: Strategic Planning, Library and Institution Technology, Faculty Organization
  • SNU: Curriculum Committee
  • 8/04-5/05, Admission, Progression and Scholarship Committee
  • RSC: Division Curriculum Committee, Assembly of Institutional Effectiveness, Graduation Committee, Sabbatical Committee, Curriculum Committee, Admissions Committee, Evaluation Committee

Community Service

    • 2/13, Bassmaters Tournament, Grove, OK
    • 2/13, Har-ber Village, Grove, OK
    • 8/06-8/12, Oklahoma City University Campaign, OCU
    • 8/07-8/12, KSN Scholarship Fund, OCU
    • 11/05-8/12, Reach for the Stars Marathon Sponsor, OCU
    • 10/09-8/12, Children’s Outreach, Crossings Church, Oklahoma City, OK
    • 8/05-12/10, United Way Sponsor, Oklahoma City, OK
    • 4/03, 4/04, 4/05, Cakewalk, Immunization Program, Southern Nazarene University