Thomas Nietman, MSRC, RRT, RRT-ACCS, RCP
Clinical Assistant Professor & Director of Clinical Education

Thomas NietmanThomas Nietman began his studies in respiratory therapy at Fayetteville Technical Community College (FTCC) in North Carolina. He then moved on to earn both his undergraduate and graduate degrees in Respiratory Care from the University of North Carolina Charlotte. He holds an advanced professional credential, Adult Critical Care Specialist (ACCS), from the National Board for Respiratory Care and is a current American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) and Coalition for Baccalaureate and Graduate Respiratory Therapy Education (CoBGRTE) member.

Nietman has previous director of clinical education and teaching experience in respiratory therapy as well as a diverse clinical experience and background. His educator experience started as a clinical preceptor for clinical students leading to a position at FTCC as an adjunct faculty member. Within a short time, he was offered the DCE position at FTCC where he served for almost four years. His clinical experience consists of heavy rotations in all adult critical care units, at the time 20th busiest emergency room in the country, and NICU.