Jonas III Nurse Leader Scholar Alumni

Terri Ares, PhD

Villanova University

Terri Ares Jonas III Scholar (2012-2014)Terri Ares is currently employed as a Lecturer in the California State University, Dominguez Hills School of Nursing in Carson, California where she teaches in the RN to BSN program and the Clinical Nurse Specialist program. Dr. Ares received her PhD from Villanova University, where her research proposal was entitled, “The Professional Socialization of Students in Clinical Nurse Specialist Programs.” Dr. Ares earned both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at California State University, Dominguez Hills. She worked in various roles including that of Department Manager in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, and as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in the role of Nursery Clinical Coordinator at Hemet Valley Medical Center in Hemet, California.