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Dale Crispell

Dale Crispell

Associate Professor, Nursing

Technology Center, Room 8213


Dale Crispell has taught at RCC since 1983 and joined the full-time faculty in 2005. She has taught a variety of courses in the Nursing Department, ranging from fundamentals to advanced med-surg nursing. A published author and frequent textbook reviewer, Dale is the recipient of the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching and the Professional Nurses Association of Rockland County's Excellence in Practice award. She has held many leadership positions in the Nursing department as well as college wide. These include chairing the Academic Standards and Nursing curriculum committees as well as serving as a faculty senator and as an advisor to Phi Theta Kappa. She enjoys interacting with students and has accompanied them to the Student Nurses Association's annual conventions in Maryland and California as well as to the Clinton Global Initiative University in Washington, DC.

Dale received a BSN from Cornell University and an MA in Nursing Education from Teachers College - Columbia University. She is licensed to practice as a registered professional nurse in the state of New York.


  • BSN, Cornell University
  • MA Nursing Education, Columbia University


  • SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2011
  • Excellence in Nursing Practice Award, Professional Nurses Association of Rockland County, 2009

Professional Accomplishments

  • Chair, Curriculum Committee, Nursing
  • Past chair, Academic Standards Committee
  • Past Discipline Coordinator, Nursing


  • Chapters on Physiological Integrity/Basic Care and Comfort and Physiological Integrity/Physiological Adaptation – Ileostomy and Colostomy, McGraw-Hill Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination, 2008
  • Chapter on Nursing Care of Patients with Respiratory Disorders, Medical-Surgical Nursing Foundations for Clinical Practice, 2nd edition, 1998

Presentations (Selected)

  • Advanced Directives, 2011
  • Got Wellness, 2012