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Barbara Bowers

Barbara Bowers

Expert on long-term care, assisted living, nursing workforce development, culture change in nursing homes

Professor, associate dean for research, School of Nursing School of Nursing Work: 608-263-5189 Home page


  • Nursing workforce development
  • Culture change and care quality
  • Assisted living
  • Intellectual disabilty and aging
  • Dementia care


  • Member, American Academy of Nursing
  • Author, "Excellence in Dementia Care"
  • Author, "Developing Grounded Theory: The Second Generation"