Julie F. Hinkle: PhD, RN, CNE, Assistant Professor

Julie HinkleDr. Julie Hinkle earned her BSN from the University of Pittsburgh in 1993 and began working as a registered staff nurse in General Medicine at the Veterans Administrative Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She went on to earn her MS in Nursing in 2000 and her PhD in Nursing with a focus in Research in 2013 both from the University of Michigan. Prior to coming to UNCW she held various academic appointments for over 20 years at both the community college and university level.

Hinkle has an interest in innovative technologies and is specifically interested in venues such as Smart and Connected Health, and the use of technologies in both education and patient interventions.


  • 2013, PhD, Nursing, University of Michigan
  • 2000, MS, Nursing,University of Michigan
  • 1993, BSN, University of Pittsburgh

Research Interest(s)

  • Innovative technologies
  • Adaptive learning tools in education
  • Smart and Connected Health
  • Engagement and interventions to improve engagement

View Julie Hinkle's Curriculum Vitae