McFarquhar, Claudette


Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education

    certificate Lehman College (CUNY) FNP Expected December 2015 
    PhD WaldenUniversity Adult Education Leadership 2001 - 2006 
    MSN Columbia University Nursing - Clinical Nurse Specialist 1989 - 1992 
    MS Columbia University Public Health 1989 - 1992 
    BS Medgar Evers College Registered Nurse 1984 - 1988 
    non-degree Long Island University Legal Nurse Consultant 1998 - 1999 
    non-degree Hammersmith Hospital, London Neonatal Nurse 1980 - (4 months) 
    certificate Paisley Maternity Hospital, Scotland State Certified Midwife 1979 - 1980 
    AAS Kingston School of Nursing, Jamaica, West Indies Registered Nurse, Diploma 1972 - 1975 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience

    York College (CUNY) Associate Professor Health Professions Department - Nursing Fall 2013 - Current 
    Medgar Evers College (CUNY) Assistant Professor Department of Nursing 2002 - 2005 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience

    York College (CUNY) Assistant Professor (Substitute) Health Department Nursing Spring 2012 
    Medgar Evers College (CUNY) Clinical Lecturer Department of Nursing Fall 1999 
    Kingsborough Community College(CUNY) Clinical Lecturer Department of Nursing 1995 - 1999 
  4. Non Academic Experience

    Place of EmploymentTitleDate
    Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center Nurse Educator 2010 - 2012 
    Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center Nurse Manager 2009 - 2010 
    Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center Assistant Head Nurse 1986 - 2006 
    Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center Staff Nurse 1982 - 1986 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Associate Professor 2012 to Current 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        Claudette V. McFarquhar. "Lived Experiences of failure on the National Council Licensure Examination - RN (NCLEX-RN): Perceptions of Registered nurses." International Journal of Nursing Education. 6 January-June 2014: 10-14.

        Mathew, L., McFarquhar, C., V. Wright, R.. "Facilitating NCLEX-RN success modelACHIEVE in community based program for internationally prepared nurses." International Journal of Nursing Education. 7:1 January 19th 2015: 116-119.

      2. Chapters in Books:
      3. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Government Reports or Monographs
    4. Book Reviews:
  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "Registered Nurses' Perception of Factors Leading to Success on the National Council Licensure Examination-Registered Nurse (NCLEX-RN)" April 2013: Students; Nurses; Doctoral Candidates.

    "From Knowledge to Expert" Fall 2013: College Professors.

    "Bringing Theory into Practice - Haiti Experience" Fall 2013: College Professors & Students (Research Day).

    "ACEN Self-Study Report for Nursing Program Accreditation" Fall 2013: Assisted with preparing report : Standard II - Faculty Credentials.

    "Bringing Theory into Practice - Haiti Experience" Spring 2014: College Professors & Students (CUE Conference).

    "Utilizing Simulation Technology to Assess and Intervene in Fluid Volume Management During Blood Transfusion in the Obstetric Client (Poster Presentation)" Summer 2015: Nurses:Nurse Educators, Professors.

  9. Patents


  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

  12. Grants-In-Aid

    York College Auxiliary Corporation, Support for York College Nursing Students Pinning Ceremony. December 2014: ($1200.00 requested) no response.

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Appeals Committee: 2013-.

      Admission Progression & Retention Committee: 2013-.

      Departmental P & B Committee: 2014-.

      Curriculum Committee: 2012-.

    2. Service to the School

      Search Committee - Social Work Department: 2014.

      SHS Customized Advanced Approach to Two Distinct Student Populations Committee (Advisement): 2013 - 2014.

      SHS Comprehensive Faculty Professional Development - Subcommittee Chair - Tenure Promotion, Reappointment: 2014 -.

    3. Service to the College

      The College Senate & Senate Executive Committee (Secretary): 2013 - 2014.

      Senate - Re-elected Department of Nursing: 2014 - 2015.

      New Student Orientation: 8/14/2013.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University
  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

    Certified Neonatal Nurse: .

    Jamaica Nurses' Group (JNG) (Member): .

    National Association of Neonatal Nurses (NANN) (Member): .

    New York City Association of Neonatal Nurses (NYCANN) (Member): .

    Queens County Black Nurses Association (QCBNA) (Member): .

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

    Student Service Learning Mission to Haiti: June 7 to 21, 2013.

    Health Mission to Bogota, Colombia: Summer, 2012.

    Student Nursing Club Faculty Advisor: 2012-.

    Nursing Students' Pinning Ceremony Committee - Chair: 2013; 2014.

    Coordinated Open Houses for prospective students (4- Year BSN PROGRAM & RN-BSN program): 2013; 2014.

    York College Summer Research Program (YCSRP) - Mentored High School Students: Summer 2015.

    Church Affiliation: Lenox Road Baptist Church - Deacon - visits and provides counseling to shut-in parishioners. Bereavement Group: Co-Facilitates bereavement group (bi-weekly) for parishioners who have experienced the loss of loved ones. Health Ministry Leader: Organized Annual Community Health Fair/Blood Drive. Participated in blood pressure screening/health education: .

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
       N 310 Nursing Process: Nursing Care of the Childbearing Client System 
       N340 Nursing Care of the Children Infancy to Adolescence 
       N203 Health Assessment 
       N315 Professional Nurse-Family, Group and Community Intersystem I 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

      Nursing Care of Children: Infancy to adolescence, Pediatric Nursing course changed from face-to-face to Hybrid.

McFarquhar, Claudette

McFarquhar, Claudette
Associate Professor