Special Appointment-Faculty Practitioner for Nursing

Graduate Center 184D
319-363-1323 ext. 2579

BSN  University of Iowa
MSN  University of Iowa 
PhD  University of Iowa

Earning her DNP in 2016, Dr. Jessica Anderson recently joined Mount Mercy University in 2018 and teaches MSN courses and DNP primary care classes.. Prior to her appointment at Mount Mercy, Anderson was a family nurse practitioner in southeastern Iowa.

Additionally, Anderson is committed to continuing Mount Mercy’s tradition of educatingstrong and competent nurse leaders to make a significant impact in our current health care system. Her DNP dissertation focused on improving adolescent mental health literacy.

Anderson’s hobbies include spending time with family, hobby farming and gardening, reading, and fitness.