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Michele C. Curry

Senior Lecturer – Indiana University East School of Nursing
Hayes Hall, Office No. 219
(765) 973-8380


  • M.S., Wright State University, Fairborn, Ohio, 1996
  • B.S.N., Indiana University East, Richmond, Indiana, 1992
  • A.S.N., Edison Community College, Piqua, Ohio, 1985
  • P. N. , Indianapolis School of Practical Nursing, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1965

Current Research Interests

Test Anxiety, Self Esteem, Locus of control, and Student Academic Performance.  Predictors of student academic success

Selected Publications/Presentations

  • Curry, M. (2006, March). Electronic assessment in the clinical nursing arena. IT Making it Happen Technology Fair. Indiana University East.
  • Larger, M. (2002, April). The role of self-characteristics in predicting response to poor performance. 20th Annual Spring Symposium: Making the Most of College-Student Speak Their Minds. Indiana University Bloomington, Bloomington, Indiana.
  • Osborne, R. & Larger, M. (1998, April). Characteristics of students relating to academic performance. Midwestern Psychiatric Association Convention. Chicago, Illinois.

Selected Previous Employment Positions

  • Upper Valley Vocational School of Practical Nursing
  • Upper Valley Medical Center
  • Dettmer Adult and Adolescent Psychiatric Unit
  • Wilson Memorial Hospital

Professional Organization Offices Held

  • Indiana League for Nursing Board of Directors

Selected Academic Awards/Recognitions

  • Chancellor’s Award
  • Scholarship for Palm Technology in the BSN Program
  • Red Cross LPN of the Year, Anderson Indiana


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