Oklahoma Baptist University

Janice Carr

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Thurmond Hall 125
OBU Box 61805
500 West University
Shawnee, OK 74804

Janice Carr has served as an adjunct faculty member in OBU’s nursing program, as well as at Southern Nazarene University. She also worked as a teaching assistant at OBU.

Carr was a health promotion specialist and a manager of education at Norman Regional Hospital. She worked in nursing staff development and process improvement at Integris Jim Thorpe Rehab and in diabetes education and nursing education at Integris Southwest Medical, both in Oklahoma City. She worked as a registered nurse for several years before working in education.

In 2008, Carr was named a “Champion for Children” by the United Way and an “Oklahoma Champion of Children’s Health” by Blue Cross/Blue Shield. She received the Corporate Leader Award from the Oklahoma Fit Kids Coalition in 2007. She received numerous other accolades through her career in nursing and education. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau National Honor Society.

Educational Background:

  • B.A., University of Oklahoma
  • M.Ed., University of Central Oklahoma
  • M.S.N., OBU Graduate School