Faculty and Staff

Click the links below to find more information:

Sharon B. Wyatt PhD Memorial FundApply OnlineContact UsLike us on Facebook
  • Robin Christian, DNP, RN, APRN, FNP-C


    Associate Professor of Nursing





    • Phone: (601) 984-6253
    • Fax:(601) 984-6206
    • E-mail: rchristian@umc.edu
    • Office: Jackson campus


    Dr. Robin Christian joined the Medical Center faculty as an associate professor of nursing in 2014. After receiving a BA from Millsaps College in 1988, an MS in 1989 and a BSN in 1993 from the University of Memphis, she received an MSN in 1998 and a DNP in 2009 from Texas Christian University. She also became an accredited trainer for the Joanna Briggs Institute Comprehensive Systematic Review Training Program, Adelaide, Australia, in 2008.

    With more than 15 years of experience as a family nurse practitioner, Christian served health-care institutions in Dallas from 1998 to 2008 before joining Alcorn State University as an assistant professor of nursing and nurse manager.

    The author or coauthor of six articles in peer-reviewed professional publications, Christian has given numerous presentations at professional meetings throughout the U.S. and was the keynote speaker for Shadow Health Instructional Webinars in 2013. She is an active member of several professional organizations, including the American Nurses’ Association, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, the American College of Nurse Practitioners and the Mississippi Nurses’ Association. A member of the Beta Alpha Chapter of the Sigma Theta Tau honorary, Christian is a peer reviewer for the Journal for Nurse Practitioners and for Gastroenterology Nursing.