Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Dr. Katharine Camden

Assistant Professor of Nursing


  • DNP – Chamberlain University
  • MSN (Nursing Education) – University of Texas at Arlington
  • BSN – University of Texas at Arlington
  • ASN – University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville

Professional Credentials

  • DNP
  • MSNE
  • RN

Teaching Specialties

  • Fundamentals
  • Health Assessment
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing

Research Interests

  • Clinical Judgement
  • Nursing Education


  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Arkansas Center for Nursing
  • Professional Nurse Educators Group
  • Nurses on Boards Coalition


Dr. Katie Camden obtained an Associate degree in nursing in 2013 and began working in acute care. Though she loved providing bedside care, she discovered a passion for nursing education while working with students in this setting. She obtained her BSN in 2016 and transition to a faculty role. In 2018, she obtained her MSN in Nursing Education. Dr. Camden graduated with her DNP in Healthcare Systems Leadership in 2021. She is an active member of both regional and national professional organizations. Her experience includes clinical and program coordination, and both online and face-to-face instruction.