School of Nursing

Human Health Building, Room 3027
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
(location map)
(248) 370-4253
M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m. closed daily 12 p.m.-1 p.m.


Claudia Grobbel, DNP, MSN, RN

Claudia Grobbel, DNP, MSN, RN
Full-Time Special Instructor  
3038 Human Health Building 
Phone: (248) 364-8722 


Dr. Grobbel received her RN from Henry Ford Hospital School of Nursing, BSN from Wayne State,  Masters and Doctorate from Oakland University.  She has worked in clinical practice for over 25 years prior to joining faculty at Oakland University and is currently an Assistant Professor. Her area of expertise is cardiac care, nursing leadership, health policy and administration, teaching leadership across all programs. Continuing to maintain clinical excellence, she received her Clinical Nurse Leader Certification in 2014.  Her area of research includes caring practice or competencies and their impact on nursing education, clinical practice and quality outcomes. This work has resulted in the Caring    Studio, which is a workshop for undergraduate students on the value of caring practice and how to integrate these skills into nursing care. In addition Dr. Grobbel is currently the President of the Sigma Theta Tau chapter in the SON. 

  • DNP, Oakland University, 2009
  • MSN, Oakland University, 1997 
  • BSN, Wayne State University, 1987 
  • Cardiac Care 
  • Leadership
  • Administration  
  • Caring practice and quality care
  • Leadership
  • Leadership
  • Health Policy
  • Informatics
  • Research 
  • Sigma Theta Tau 
  • The Oakland University Alumni Association 
  • American Organization of Nurse Executives