Linda Crawford, DNP, APRN, NP

Associate Professor
Phone: (626) 815-6000 ext. 5390
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Dr. Linda Crawford brings to her teaching a wealth of experience in community health. She has a wide background from home health to school health to running a school based nurse run clinic. She has an interest in pediatrics and vulnerable populations. Dr. Crawford is committed to helping her students find the clinical experience of community health to be one that can help to support their clinical career in any area of nursing. In addition to community health, Dr. Crawford enjoys teaching research and helping students to find their passion in evidence-based practice. Dr. Crawford carries her expertise beyond the BSN level by spending half of her workload with the DNP program as the residency coordinator.


  • DNP, University of San Diego
  • MSN, California State University, Long Beach
  • BSN, University of San Francisco


  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
  • School Health Credential
  • Public Health Certification
  • School Audiometry Certification

Academic Areas

  • School of Nursing
    • Undergraduate Programs
    • Doctoral Programs


  • Advocacy
  • Ambulatory Pediatrics
  • Community Health
  • Grant Writing
  • School Health

Courses Taught

  • UNRS 382 – Community Health Nursing Practicum
  • UNRS 425 – Nursing Research
  • GNRS 733 A, B, C – Residency I
  • GNRS 734 A, B, C – Residency II

Office Hours

Monday 10:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday 2:00pm-2:30pm, 3:30pm-4:30pm
Appointments available upon request. Please contact me to set up an appointment.