Faculty/Staff Directory

Payne ShirleyShirley Payne, MSN, RN

Associate Professor

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P.O. Box 3152 Ruston, LA 71272



Northwestern State University 1992 MSN

Northwestern State University 1967 BSN


Office Location:

George T. Madison Room 148

Phone:  318-257-2174


Teaching Assignment:

Nursing 110 Introduction to Application of Nursing Process

Nursing 216 Nursing Practicum

Nursing 112 Adult Health Maintainence I


Research Interest:

Leadership Management; Hardiness of Nursing Student

Infection Control

Disaster Preparedness


Major Focus in Nursing:

Adult Medical Surgical Nursing

Leadership Management


Professional Organizations:

American Nurses Association

Louisiana State Nurses Association

Ruston District Nurses Association

National Organization for Associate Degree Nursing

Louisiana Organization for Associate Degree Nursing

Sigma Theta Tau, International - Beta Chi Chapter

Associate Practitioners of Infection Control


Service Interest:

Lions Club International

Hospital Service District Board #2 Bienville Parish

St. Jude Children Research Radiothon

On call for Jonquil Jubilee Committee Gibsland, LA.