Rajamma George

Rajamma George (no photo)

Professor Emerita

Academic Credentials

B.S.N., Christian Medical College and College of Nursing, Madras University (India)
M.S.N., Delhi University (India)
Ed.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University


Other Information

Teaching Area

  • Maternal-Newborn Nursing
  • Pharmacology 

Research Interests

  • Readiness for self-directed learning and empowerment of Nursing students
  • Utility and effectiveness of clinical teaching
  • Nurse’s role in client-family education

Dr. Rajamma George’s professional experience has been wide-ranging and includes roles in critical care nursing, maternal-child health nursing, industrial health nursing, nursing research, and nursing education.

Dr. George joined Marymount University in 1976. During her tenure, she has done classroom and clinical instruction, and she chaired Marymount’s BSN program for six years. She was the recipient of the “Faculty Teaching Award” in 2009.

Dr. George is a member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society and the Association of Women’s Health Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses.