Catherine Shafer

Catherine Shafer

Professor/Simulation Lab Coordinator, Nursing

Office: V312J
Office Phone: (619) 388-3894
Office Hours: M, Th, F by appointment



Med/Surg Nursing I, II, III, IV LVN-RN Transition

Professional Background

Masters of Science in Nursing, Nurse Educator Previous experience as Director of Nursing, Nursing Consultant, Case Management & Medical/Surgical Nursing


I have been with the Nursing Education Department since 2005 and am currently the Simulation Lab Coordinator.


President, California Vocational Nurse Educators Member, Sigma Theta Tau Member, California Simulation Alliance


Married since 1989, one daughter
Originally from the beautiful Garden State: New Jersey