Jeanette Rossetti EdD, MS, RN, CNE

Jeanette Rossetti
Title: Associate Professor
Division: Nursing
Office Location: Nursing 164
Office Phone: 815-753-9956
Office Fax: 815-753-0814
Email: rossetti@niu.edu

Courses Taught

  • N314 Mental Health Nursing
  • N603 Nursing Education Practicum: Direct Care
  • N623 Nursing Education Practicum: Classroom Setting
  • N633 Nursing Education Practicum: Clinical Setting

Education

  • Ed.D., Northern Illinois University, Adult Education 2002
  • M.S., St. Xavier University, Nursing 1996
  • B.S.N., Lewis University, Nursing 1984

Academic/Research Interests

  • Teaching and outcome assessment including nursing education, inspiration in teaching, and portfolio assessment
  • Issues in mental health nursing including patient rights, cultural influences, and pet therapy interventions

Honors/Awards

  • President of the Illinois Chapter of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association
  • 2017 NIU Presidential Teaching Professorship Award
  • 2009 Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award, Northern Illinois University
  • 2008 College of Health and Human Sciences Nominee for the Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award, Northern Illinois University
  • 2007 College of Health and Human Sciences Lankford Award for Teaching Excellence, Fall 2007.
  • 2006 Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, Northern Illinois University School of Nursing
  • 2005 Invited faculty speaker at Northern Illinois University School of Nursing Professional Convocation, Fall Semester.
  • 2004 Invited faculty speaker at Northern Illinois University School of Nursing Professional Convocation, Fall Semester.
  • 2004 Invited faculty speaker at Northern Illinois University School of Nursing Professional Convocation, Spring Semester.
  • 2002 Invited faculty speaker at Northern Illinois University School of Nursing Professional Convocation, Fall Semester.

Selected Publications

  • Rossetti, J., Musker, K., Smyth, S. Byrne, E. Maney, C., Selig, K. & Jones-Bendel, T. (2014). Creating a simulated mental health ward: Lessons learned. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 52 (10), 52-58.

  •  Rossetti, J. Smyth, S. & Byrne, E. (2014). Simulation in psychiatric nursing education.
    Guest Editorial. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 52 (10), 14-15.

  •  Rossetti, J., Musker, K., Smith, T. & Santo S. (2014). Using findings from the human rights authority reports to inform psychiatric nursing practice. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 20 (3) 187-193.

  •  Rossetti (2013). A vision for change: Lessons learned from Ireland’s mental health care system. Guest Editorial. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 51 2), 4-5.

  •  Rossetti, J, Oldenburg, N., Robertson, J., Coyer, S., Koren, M., Peters, B., Uhlken, C. & Musker, K. (2012). Creating a culture of evidence in nursing education using student portfolios. The International Journal of Nursing Education Scholarship, 9 (1), 1-14.

  • Rossetti, J., Jones-Bendel, T., Portell, P., Kunz, M., Sobotka, M. J., King, C., & Marek, K. (2012). Changing attitudes about self-injury prevention management: Lessons learned. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing & Mental Health Services, 50 (5), 42-46.

  • Rossetti, J. & King, C. (2010). Use of Animal-Assisted Therapy with Psychiatric Patients: A Literature Review. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 48 (11), 44-48.

  •  Rossetti, J. & Fox, P. G. (2009) Factors that make outstanding professors successful in teaching: An interpretive study. Journal of Nursing Education. 48 (1), 11-16.

  •  Rossetti, J., DeFabiis, S., & Belpedio, C. (2008). Behavioral health staff’s perceptions of pet-assisted therapy. An exploratory study. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing.

  • Rossetti, J., Fox, P. G. & Burns, K. R. (2005). Advocating for the rights of the mentally ill: A global issue. The International Journal of Psychiatric Nursing Research, 11(1), 1211-1217

  • Rossetti, J. (2003). Presence. Thresholds in Education, XXIX, 20-22.