Nursing & Health Sciences


Shana Ruggenberg, Ed.D., R.N.C, C.N.S., C.N.E. - Department Chair

Professor of Nursing

Office: Davidian Hall 116

Phone: (707) 965-7640

Faculty Since: 2000

A.S., Pacific Union College, 1983
B.S., Pacific Union College, 1989
M.N., University of California, Los Angeles, 1993
Ed.D., University of San Francisco, 2008

Shana Ruggenberg, Ed.D., R.N.C., professor, specializes in principles of learning and instruction, with a clinical specialty in maternal-child nursing. She has clinical experience in all phases of the childbearing experience, with an emphasis in labor and delivery settings. She has worked as a Clinical Nurse Specialist, providing for the orientation and education of nurses working in the maternal-child specialty; as an operations director of a hospital maternal-child division, and as a nursing professor. Ruggenberg's hobbies include reading, genealogy, and instructional technology.