Amber Sherman


Clinical Assistant Professor

Parent/Child; Public Health
Health Disparities
Nursing Simulation
Women's Health
Curriculum Vitae


Amber is from Lockhart, TX. She earned her BSN, MSN in Nursing Education, and DNP degrees from The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing. Hook 'Em! She has been a registered nurse since 2013 with a background in perinatal and public health. Amber’s career in nursing education began in 2017 when she became faculty for UT Nursing. She has experience teaching BSN and Alternate Entry MSN students in perinatal and public health practicum, skills lab, and simulation. 

Amber gave birth to her daughter while enrolled full-time in the DNP program. Her husband, Tim (also UT Nursing MSN alumni), and their 3 children remain her top priority. She finds true joy in being a mother, a nurse educator in academia, and mentoring nursing students.

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NUR 5.140