Christine Mueller

​​​​Professor
Senior Executive Associate Dean for Academic Programs
Long Term Care Professor in Nursing

Research Summary

Research Summary/Interests: Quality of care and life for residents/patients in nursing homes as influenced by nurse and organizational factors: staffing, leadership, case models, delegation, professional practice environment.

Teaching Summary

Academic Interests and Focus
Gerontological nursing; LTC nursing administration; Nursing management/leadership; Nursing education; Nursing theory; Nursing professional issues.

Education

PhD, University of Maryland
Major: Policy Long-Term Care Nursing Administration
MS, Old Dominion University
Major: Nursing
BS, St. Louis University
Major: Nursing
RN, Madison General Hospital

Honors and Recognition

Fellow, Gerontological Society of America
January 01, 2011
Endowed Long Term Care Professorship in Nursing, University of Minnesota School of Nursing
January 01, 2011
Nurse Research Award, Minnesota Nurses Association
January 01, 2008
MACN Educator of the Year Award, Minnesota Association of Colleges of Nursing
January 01, 2006
Outstanding Faculty Member in Gerontological Nursing Education, John A. Hartford Foundation Institute on Geriatric Nursing and the American Association of Colleges in Nursing
January 01, 2006
Fesler Lampert Chair in Aging Studies, University of Minnesota Center on Aging
January 01, 2006

Professional Memberships

Center for Aging Science and Care Innovation

Grants and Patents

Selected Grants

Award: ECHO National Nursing Home COVID-19 Action Network
Principal Investigator: McCarthy, Teresa Coleen
Sponsoring Organization: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO
Award Dates: September 24, 2020 - September 23, 2021
Award: Creative collaborations
Principal Investigator: Kaas, Merrie Jean
Sponsoring Organization: MN DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Award Dates: June 23, 2020 - June 22, 2023
Award: Nurse Anesthetist Traineeship (NAT)Program
Principal Investigator: Lovinaria, Danilo Nestor Pajarillo
Sponsoring Organization: US Dept. of Health & Human Services HRSA
Award Dates: July 01, 2017 - June 30, 2018
Award: Nursing Facility Rates and Policy
Principal Investigator: Beebe, Timothy James
Sponsoring Organization: MN DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
Award Dates: May 24, 2017 - December 31, 2018
Award: Nurse Anesthetist Traineeship (NAT)Program
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Sponsoring Organization: US Dept. of Health & Human Services HRSA
Award Dates: July 01, 2016 - June 30, 2017
Award: Increasing Interprofessional Collaboration in Clinical
Principal Investigator: Brandt, Barbara F
Award Dates: December 15, 2015 - August 31, 2019
Award: Increasing Interprofessional Collaboration in Clinical
Principal Investigator: Brandt, Barbara F
Award Dates: December 15, 2015 - August 31, 2019
Award: Home and Community Based Service Performance-based Incen
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Award Dates: November 10, 2015 - June 30, 2017
Award: New Careers in Nursing Technical Assistance
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Sponsoring Organization: ROBERT WOOD JOHNSON FOUNDATION
Award Dates: September 01, 2014 - December 31, 2015
Award: New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program-University of
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Award Dates: August 07, 2014 - December 31, 2015
Award: Regulating Licensed Nursing Practice in Nursing Homes: E
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Award Dates: January 01, 2013 - December 31, 2014
Award: Nursing Facility Rates and Policy
Principal Investigator: Kane, Robert L
Sponsoring Organization: MN DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
Award Dates: April 04, 2011 - March 31, 2016
Award: Performance-Based Incentive Payment Program (PIPP) Evalu
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Sponsoring Organization: MN DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
Award Dates: December 27, 2010 - June 30, 2013
Award: Performance-Based Incentive Payment Program (PIPP) Evalu
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Sponsoring Organization: MN DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
Award Dates: December 27, 2010 - June 30, 2015
Award: Evaluating a Comprehensive State-Level Model to Improve
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Award Dates: September 30, 2010 - July 31, 2014
Award: Evaluating a Comprehensive State-Level Model to Improve
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Award Dates: September 15, 2010 - July 31, 2014
Award: Regulating Licensed Nursing Practice in Nursing Homes: H
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Sponsoring Organization: DUKE UNIVERSITY
Award Dates: September 01, 2010 - December 31, 2012
Award: Nursing Home Incentive Payment Program for the Texas Dep
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Award Dates: September 01, 2010 - August 31, 2011
Award: Partners Investing in Nursing's Future
Principal Investigator: Wyman, Jean F
Sponsoring Organization: NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY
Award Dates: September 01, 2010 - August 31, 2013
Award: Minnesota Area Geriatric Education Center (MAGEC)
Principal Investigator: Kane, Robert L
Sponsoring Organization: US Dept. of Health & Human Services HRSA
Award Dates: July 01, 2010 - December 31, 2015
Award: Disparities in Incontinence and Perineal Skin Damage in
Principal Investigator: Bliss, Donna Z
Sponsoring Organization: NIH NINR NATL INST OF NURSING
Award Dates: September 30, 2009 - June 30, 2015
Award: Building Faculty Capacity in Geriatric Nursing for Centr
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Sponsoring Organization: WEST CENTRAL INITIATIVE
Award Dates: September 01, 2009 - December 31, 2011
Award: Comprehensive Geriatric Education Program
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Sponsoring Organization: US Dept. of Health & Human Services HRSA
Award Dates: July 01, 2009 - December 31, 2012
Award: Evolution of Small House Nursing Homes in Three Organiza
Principal Investigator: Kane, Rosalie A
Sponsoring Organization: INSTITUTE TO TRANSFORM SENIOR LIFE
Award Dates: October 01, 2008 - February 28, 2010
Award: Regulation licensed nursing practice in nursing homes: R
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Sponsoring Organization: DUKE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
Award Dates: July 01, 2008 - September 30, 2010
Award: Developing Comprehensive Dementia-Specific Nursing Home
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Sponsoring Organization: INDIANA UNIVERSITY
Award Dates: October 01, 2007 - September 30, 2011
Award: Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence
Principal Investigator: Wyman, Jean F
Sponsoring Organization: The John A. Hartford Foundation
Award Dates: October 01, 2007 - March 31, 2013
Award: Minnesota Area Geriatric Education Center
Principal Investigator: Kane, Robert L
Sponsoring Organization: US Dept. of Health & Human Services HRSA
Award Dates: September 01, 2007 - December 31, 2010
Award: Minnesota Area Geriatric Education Center
Principal Investigator: Kane, Robert L
Sponsoring Organization: US Dept. of Health & Human Services HRSA
Award Dates: September 01, 2007 - December 31, 2010
Award: Geriatric Nursing Education Project
Principal Investigator: Mueller, Christine Ann
Sponsoring Organization: AMERICAN ASSOC OF COLLEGES OF NURSING
Award Dates: July 01, 2002 - June 30, 2009