Dr. Judith A. Balcerski
Dr. Judith Balcerski was born in 1938. She received her BSN from Barry University in 1965, an MSN from Wayne State University in 1972, and her PhD from the University of Michigan in 1981.
She served as Dean, School of Nursing at Barry University from 1969 until 2002. Currently, she serves as a private consultant to deans of Schools of Nursing on internal management, curricular issues, and CCNE accreditation preparation, and to various academic professionals on the initiation of nursing programs.
In 2001, the Judith Balcerksi, PhD, RN Scholarship was established by friends and colleagues to recognize her outstanding and sustained commitment to nursing students; thirty-three year dedication to quality education at Barry University; and her belief in community service as a hallmark of a well-rounded professional.