Danielle Gunter, PhD RN CPNDirector for Clinical Education

Dr. Danielle Gunter is the Director for Clinical Education at the Loewenberg College of Nursing at the University of Memphis. She joined the university in the summer of 2021 after relocating back to the Memphis area. She serves on the executive leadership council, collaborating closely with the Associate and Assistant Deans to ensure excellent, student-centered clinical learning experiences for all students enrolled in any of their three nursing programs at both campuses.


Previously she worked at the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas as the MSN Program Coordinator and teaching within the BSN, MSN, and DNP programs.
She currently serves as the chair of the Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nursing EBP/Research Committee.


She is a graduate of the University of Memphis BSN program, the University of the Incarnate Word MSN program, and the University of Texas at Tyler PhD program. Her research is focused on psychosocial supportive care for children and families dealing with chronic and life-threatening illnesses. She has held various formal and informal leadership roles in both academic and clinical settings throughout her 20-year nursing career.