Jennifer Reeves

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Dr. Jennifer Reeves, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Clinical Assistant Professor

School of Nursing | 936-202-5145 | TWC 407-C

Curriculum Vitae


Jennifer Reeves is a Family Nurse Practitioner and currently practices in emergency care and pediatrics and she has practiced as a nurse practitioner since 2015. Jennifer completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice at the University of Texas at Austin where she focused on undergraduate nursing students and their experiences with aggression and intimidation in the clinical and academic setting while completing their degree and how it relates to their mental well-being. She began teaching at Sam Houston State University in the school of nursing Fall 2020 where she has enjoyed working with students in the clinical, the lab, and as a course coordinator.

As an educator involved in both nursing academia and clinical practice, Jennifer aims to inspire and motivate students to seek and take hold of opportunities that will bring them to their highest potential. She believes part of that process includes creative, encouraging, and collaborative efforts, and is honored to be a part of their personal and professional journey into nursing.


  • Doctor of Nursing Practice - The University of Texas at Austin (May 2023)

  • MSN Family Nurse Practitioner – University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston

  • BSN – The University of Texas at Arlington

  • BS Biology – Southwest Texas State University

Areas of Research Interest

  • Nursing Education
  • Mental health in young people
  • Emergency Care
  • Health equity and advocacy

 Areas of Expertise

  • Family Nurse Practitioner

  • Emergency Care

  • Pediatrics