School of Professional Studies

School of Professional Studies

Teresa Puckhaber, Department of Nursing

Teresa Puckhaber joined Western Connecticut State University as adjunct clinical faculty in the fall of 2014. Teresa graduated from Western Memorial Regional Hospital School of Nursing in 1995. She received her BS in Nursing in 2012 and her MS in Nursing in 2016 from Western Connecticut State University. In May of 2016, Teresa became a certified adult/gerontology clinical nurse specialist. She will begin doctoral studies at Western Connecticut State University in the fall of 2016. She is a member of the American Nurses Association, WCSU Nursing Society, and Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society. Teresa has held staff nursing positions in various clinical settings including: medical-surgical nursing, long term care, home care, critical care services, and post anesthesia care with the majority of practice in the areas of intensive care and post anesthesia care.