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Assistant Professor of Disaster Preparedness


  • Colorado Technical University – Doctorate of Management with an emphasis in Healthcare Leadership and Management, 2013-Present
  • Arkansas State University – Master of Science in Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management, 2012-2013
  • Arkansas State University – Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Sciences with an emphasis in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (minor in Homeland Security and Disaster Preparedness), 2008-2012
  • Black River Technical College – Associate of Arts in General Education, Certificate of Proficiency in Medical Transcription, 2006-2008

Research Interests

  • Utilizing iPad Technology in Online Education within Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (DPEM)


  • International Association of Emergency Management

Awards & Honors

  • Acceptance of Abstract, entitled “Development and Implementation of Radiological Disaster/Incident Preparedness Training Program in a Community-Based Hospital”, by IPRED Scientific Committee to the conference of International Preparedness & Response to Emergencies and Disaster (IPRED II) 2012. 
  • Student Association of Radiological Imaging Sciences – MRI (SARIS-MRI) President (2011-2012).
  • Lipscomb-Kirsch Scholarship
  • Who’s Who Among American College Students
  • Fall 2011 Arkansas State University Dean’s List
  • Arkansas State University Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management Graduate Full Tuition Scholarship towards Master of Science in DPEM (awarded April 2012).
  • Scholarship to Global Translation Institute for technical Spanish communication skills training and subsequent certification.
  • Arkansas State University Graduate Student Council Certificate of Appreciation for service as a Graduate Student Council Representative (April 2013 for 2012-2013 academic year).

Kayleigh Wilson

Contact Information

P: (870) 680-8286


Building: Eugene W. Smith Hall,
Room: 410K