Jolene Harris Instructor of Anatomy


M.S., Creighton University
B.S., Creighton University

SCI 226 & VPH 218

Before joining Northwestern College's faculty, Jolene Harris taught at the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria, where she won awards for teaching. She also previously taught at Creighton University, the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and Ross University School of Medicine in Dominica. She is a co-author of "A Virtual Reality Teaching and Learning Platform for Medical School Education," which was presented at the 2018 Society for Information Technology and Teachers Education International Conference in Washington, D.C. Harris earned a master's degree in clinical anatomy and a bachelor's in biology, both from Creighton.

Domingueses, D., Pan, S.C., Harris, J., Bramlet, M. (2018). A virtual reality teaching and learning platform for medical school education. In E. Langran & J. Borup (Eds.), Proceedings of Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 1057-1060). Washington, D.C., United States: Associatoin for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).

Clinical Associate of Anatomy, University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria, Peoria, IL, 2017-20

Adjunct Instructor, School of Physical Therapy, Creighton University, Omaha, NE, 2014-17

Part-Time Instructor, Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation, University of Nebraska at Omaha, 2015-16

Anatomy Lab Demonstrator, Ross University School of Medicine, Picard, Dominica, 2012-13

American Association of Clinical Anatomists