School of Nursing

Diane K. Pastor, PhD, MBA, NP-C, FNAP

Associate ProfessorSONFacultyPastor

Office: McNeill Hall 3035
Phone: (910) 962-3482


  • PhD - Columbia University, New York, New York
  • MBA Finance - Boston College, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Advanced Certificate Adult Health NP - Molloy College, Rockville Centre, New York
  • BSN - University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland


  • Needs of Family Caregivers Caring in the Community
  • Palliative and End of Life Care
  • Educational Strategies for Nurse Practioner Students

Community Engagements:

  • Editorial Board Member, Home Healthcare Now
  • Committee Member, National Academies of Practice Public Policy committee
  • Graduate Council Chair, UNCW SON