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Joshua Gunter


Mr. Gunter is a full-time nursing instructor at the University of Alabama who received his ADN from Jefferson State Community College, BSN from Jacksonville State University and MSN in nursing health systems administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He is currently enrolled as a DNP student at the University of Alabama with a research focus in nursing informatics.

Mr. Gunter began his nursing career in 2009 in the cardiac stress lab. From 2011-2015, he worked as a bedside nurse in the cardiac intensive care unit. In 2015, he moved to Granbury, TX, to become the director of ICU, respiratory and telemetry monitoring as well as the clinical informatics nurse. After completing his MSN and serving as an ICU director for two years, he became the chief nursing officer for a critical illness recovery hospital in Birmingham, AL. In January 2019, he became a full-time faculty member at the University of Alabama’s Capstone College of Nursing.

Mr. Gunter currently holds board certification as an advanced nurse executive (NEA-BC) and teaches nursing leadership classes nationwide. He also holds CCRN-CMC certifications as an adult critical care and cardiac RN through the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN).