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Christine McNulty-Buckley, DNP, MBA, RN CPHQ NEA-BC

Associate Professor

Caritas Coach

Department: School of Nursing

(P) 508.373.5661



School of Nursing


Nursing (BSN)
Nursing (Postbaccalaureate BSN)


Doctor of Nursing Practice, Executive Nursing Leadership, MGH Institute of Healthcare Professionals
Executive Masters in Business Administration, Boston University
Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Boston College

Research Interests

Mindfulness, Cultivating Resiliency, & Wellbeing
Coaching for Student Success

Peer-Reviewed Articles & Book Chapters

Peer-reviewed publications
Luskin, Richard; Buckley, Christine; Bradley, James; O’Connor, Kevin; Delmonico, Francis, “An Alternative Approach to Evaluating OPO Performance, Transplantation, 65(12): S70, June 27, 1998

Books & Chapters
Buckley, C. (2018). Introducing Mindfulness as a Tool to Reduce Nurse Leaders’ Stress. In S. Ahmed, L. Andrist, S. Davis, and V. Fuller (Eds), DNP Education, Practice and Policy, (second edition), Springer Publishing Company.

Buckley, C. (2018). Caring leadership as a caritas coach. In S. Horton-Deutsch & J. Anderson (Eds.), Caritas coaching: A journey toward transpersonal caring for informed moral action in healthcare. Indianapolis, IN: Sigma Theta Tau International.


Lavinia Lloyd Dock Award for Scholarly Writing, MGH Institute of Health Professions

Current Professional Memberships, Service & Leadership

Organization of Nurse Leaders Program Committee
Advisory Board Member, Endicott College School of Nursing
Koru Mindfulness Teacher, UMass Medical School & MCPHS University