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Sheryl Nespor, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor
Phone: (619) 718-9655
Sheryl Nespor received her PhD from the University of San Diego and MSN from Michigan State University. Nespor has extensive nurse practitioner experience having worked as an NP in Pediatrics and Family Practice. She previously served as a member of the neprology team at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and has conducted several research studies involving clinical issues related to individuals with renal disease. She currently maintains an active nurse practitioner practice with Scripps Coastal Medical Center in the departments of Family Practice, Internal Medicine, and Geriatrics. In addition to her nursing expertise, Nespor is an attorney.


  • PhD – University of San Diego
  • JD – University of Pittsburgh
  • MSN – Michigan State University
  • B.A. – Goshen College


School of Nursing

  • Graduate Programs


  • Family Practice
  • Geriatrics
  • Informed Consent
  • Legal and Ethical Issues Related to Nursing and Medicine