Karen Seel

Karen Seel, Davis & Elkins College

Karen Seel
Associate Professor of Nursing
Location: Eshleman Science Center 206
Phone: 304-637-1295

What I Find Rewarding About D&E:

Sharing knowledge and experience with nursing students who then become excellent caregivers and colleagues of mine in the community.


  • M.S. Nursing, Liberty University, Lynchburg, Va.
  • B.S. Nursing, Bob Jones University, Greenville, S.C.
  • Post Master's Certificate in Nursing Education, Rutgers University, Newark, N.J.
  • Certified Nurse Educator
  • Certified Emergency Nurse
  • Certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Neonatal Resuscitation, Oncology Nursing, Trauma Nursing, Basic Life Support


  • Registered Nurse, Experience in Med-Surg, Oncology, Obstetrics, and Emergency Care
  • Registered Nurse (PRN), Emergency Department and Cancer Care Center, Davis Memorial Hospital

Teaching Areas: 

  • Medical Surgery
  • Emergency Nursing
  • Medical Terminology
  • Disruptions in Health

Research Interests/Professional Activities: 

  • Member, Emergency Nursing Association
  • Member, West Virginia Nurses Association
  • Member, Alpha Delta Kappa (International Honorary Organization of Women Educators)