Charlotte Liggett, M.S.N., M.B.A.

Contact Information

Charlotte Liggett, M.S.N., M.B.A.
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Nursing Department Chair
Office location

Burt Hall 313

Office hours

Office hours vary based on teaching schedule and location - Lincoln and Omaha


(402) 465-7521

I am here for the students, helping them reach their full potential relative to education and employment. My commitment to students is to remain knowledgeable regarding my areas of expertise, to bring excitement and enthusiasm to the classroom or online, to evaluate their work fairly with integrity, to build a trusting relationship with each student, and to create a learning environment that meets the needs of individual students.


1974-1977 Clinical nursing positions in various hospitals in Indiana and Michigan
1978-1988 Management and administrative positions in nursing in Michigan
1988-1997 Vice President of Nursing - Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center; Lincoln
1997-2008 Vice President of Strategy - Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center; Lincoln
2008-2014 Vice President of Strategy - Catholic Health Initiatives - Nebraska
2014-2016 Visiting Assistant Professor of Nursing; Nebraska Wesleyan University


1974 - Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Goshen College, Goshen, IN
1980 - Master of Science in Nursing - Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
1991 - Master of Business Administration - Bowling Green University, Bowling Green, OH

2018 - Enrolled in Online Doctorate in Interdisciplinary Leadership at Creighton University, Omaha, NE

Courses taught

5400 - Nursing Management and Healthcare Leadership I
5460 - Nursing Management and Healthcare Leadership II
5200 - Critical Issues in Healthcare
5410 - Economic Policy in Healthcare
5470 - Nursing Administration Practicum
3050 - Issues of Professional Nursing Practice
4400 - Nursing Management

5890 Healthcare Management Seminar

Course schedule


Research and academic interests

Change and Transitions
Team Building
Strategic Planning

Service interests

Domestic Violence - Friendship Home
Nebraskans for Alternatives to the Death Penalty

Professional and community affiliations, certifications and awards

Benedictine Oblate associated with Sacred Heart Monastery; Yankton, SD
Certified Spiritual Director
Member of SouthPointe Christian Church; Lincoln, NE
Prior Board Member of Friendship Home; Lincoln, NE