Where We Are

About Us

Elaine Hughes Andolina, MS, RN

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing
  • Director of Admissions, SON
  • Co-Dir. Accelerated Nursing BS & MS Program for Non-Nurses
Elaine Hughes Andolina

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
Work: (585) 275-8846
Fax: (585) 756-8299
Email:

Education

MS, 1979. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, US

BS, 1973. Georgetown University, Washington, DC, US

Experience

Faculty Appointments: 7/2013 - Current. Co-Director, Accelerated Programs for Non-Nurses. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 7/2005 - Current. Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Student Affairs). Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 7/2010 - 6/2013. Co-Director, Baccalaureate Programs. University of Rochester School of Nursing. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 1/2007 - 7/2010. Co-Director, Accelerated Bachelor's and Masters Programs. University of Rochester. Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 7/1999 - 6/2005. Instructor of Clinical Nursing. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Admissions). Rochester, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 8/1983 - 6/1985. Program Director. SUNY Brockport (Nursing Continuing Education). Brockport, NY, US.

Faculty Appointments: 1/1979 - 6/1985. Visiting Lecturer & Program Director. SUNY Brockport (Maternity Nursing & Continuing Education). Brockport, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 7/1999 - Current. Director of Admissions. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Admissions and recruitment). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 8/1985 - 1/2011. Director, Childbirth Education Program. Rochester Gynecologic and Obstetric Associates. Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1/2007 - 12/2008. Textbook Reviewer. FA Davis (Maternity Nursing). Philadelphia, PA, US.

Professional Experience: 6/1996 - 6/2000. Admissions Counselor/Director of Admissions. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Admissions and recruitment). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 6/1996 - 6/1999. Admissions Counselor/Recruitment Coordinator. University of Rochester School of Nursing (Admissions and recruitment). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1/1992 - 6/1998. Instructor. Stanley H. Kaplan (NCLEX review). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 9/1993 - 6/1996. Tutor. Pittsford Central School District (Gifted & Talented Program). Pittsford, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1/1986 - 3/1987. Editor. National Technical Institute for the Deaf (Childbirth Education Curriculum). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 1/1980 - 18/1985. Education Director/Teacher Trainer. Childbirth Education Association (Childbirth education). Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 6/1973 - 5/1976. RN. Sibley Memorial Hospital (Pediatrics and ICU/CCU). Washington, DC, US.

Presentations

Funding Resources for Graduate Students.
Annual Conference, AACN Network: "Graduate Nursing Admissions Professionals"

"Nuts and Bolts of Recruitment".
GNAP annual convention, AACN Network - "Graduate Nursing Admissions Professionals"

Academic Progression: Know Your Options. .
National Student Nurses Association Annual Convention, National Student Nurses Association

The Nuts and Bolts of Recruitment.
GNAP Conference 2010, AACN Network (Graduate Nursing Admissions Professionals)

"Processing, Processing, Processing: All About Managing Applications".
Annual GNAP Conference- From the Audacious tot he Routine: Tools for Successful Graduate Nursing Recruitment, AACN Network (Graduate Nursing Admissions Professionals)

Recruitment Strategies for a New Audience- Accelerated Programs for Non-Nurses.
New Approaches to Graduate Nursing Recruitment, AACN Network (Graduate Nursing Admissions Professionals)

Awards

Professional Advancement Award.
URSON, 2013

Leadership Award.
New York Organization of Nurse Executives, 2010

Faculty Hero Award.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 2005

GEM Mentor Award.
Women's Bureau/US Department of Labor, 2004

Outstanding Support Award.
University of Rochester School of Nursing, 1999

Outstanding Teacher in the Tri-State Area.
Stanley H Kaplan, 1998

PTA Life Membership Award.
New York State PTA, 1994

Memberships

Sigma Theta Tau, Member

AACN/Graduate Nursing Admissions Professionals, Chair for '11-12

Rochester Area Schools of Nursing "RASONs", Planning Committee

Board of Advisors, Alumni Admissions Program, Chair, Rochester area

Finger Lakes Organization of Nurse Executives, Nominating Committee Chair

New York Organization of Nurse Executives, Board of Directors/Secretary

Genesee Valley Nurses Association, Annual Research & Leadership Conference Planning Board

Community Service

Georgetown University, National Board of Advisors and Member, Rochester Area

Lucretia Richter Scholarship Committee, Board Member

US Department of Labor, online mentoring

Contact Us

University of Rochester image phone School of Nursing
Box SON
Helen Wood Hall
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642
(585) 275-2375