Valerie Posey

Valerie Posey

Associate Professor of Nursing

Phone: 304-637-1297
Campus Location: Eshleman Science Center


  • M.S. Nursing, West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon, W.Va.
  • B.S. Nursing, Fairmont State University, Fairmont, W.Va.
  • A.S. Nursing, Davis & Elkins College


Posey holds a certification in chemotherapy biotherapy from the Oncology Nursing Society and is a Certified Nurse Educator.


  • Registered Nurse, United Hospital Center, Bridgeport, W.Va.
  • Oncology Nurse, Cecil B. Highland Jr. & Barbara B. Highland Cancer Center, Bridgeport, W.Va.
  • Adjunct Clinical Instructor, Davis & Elkins College

Teaching Areas

  • Disruptions in Health III
  • Nursing Fundamentals
  • Nutrition

Research Interests/Professional Activities

  • Member, Oncology Nursing Society
  • Member, West Virginia Nurses Association
  • Member, American Nurses Association
  • Member, National League for Nursing
  • Past Committee Chair, American Cancer Society
  • Member, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing


Posey was named the BSN Graduate of the Year at Fairmont State University and was the RN recipient of the Hope Award for Oncology from United Hospital Center.