Faculty & Staff Directory

Elizabeth Mizelle, MSN, RN-BC

Clinical Assistant Professor
Baccalaureate Education
Office: 3185L Health Sciences Building
Phone: (252) 744-6518


Elizabeth (Liz) Mizelle received her BSN from ECU in 2009, graduating cum laude.  She has almost ten years of nursing experience in rural and tertiary care hospitals.  She completed her MSN degree from ECU in 2015 and joined the ECU nursing faculty that same year.  She is currently enrolled in ECU College of Nursing PhD program. Overall, her research interests include creative teaching strategies, disease prevention, and health promotion.  Specifically, she is concerned about the negative health impacts of extreme weather events and the rapidly changing climate as the coastal communities of eastern North Carolina are particularly vulnerable. 

Research Interests

Impact of Climate Change on Health

Creative Teaching Strategies

Disease Prevention, Health Promotion

Blog/Twitter/Facebook links


Referred Articles/Papers

Mizelle, E., & Beck, M. S. (2018). Engaging millennials: Best practice for using pinterest. Teaching and Learning in Nursing, 13(1), 58-62. doi:10.1016/j.teln.2017.09.006

Book Chapters

Books and Monographs

Non-Refereed Articles/Papers


Refereed Presentations

Non-Referred Presentations

Invited Presentations

Dr. Beck and Liz Mizelle will be attending and presenting at the South Eastern Nurse Educator Symposium on November 1 & 2 in Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. Dr. Beck and Liz Mizelle’ s presentation is titled “Engaging the Generations: Stories, Pictures, and Pinterest."


Special Projects/Faculty Development

Research Activities

Courses Taught

NURS 3021 Health Assessment lab

NURS 4020 Nursing Care of Adults course

NURS 4021 Nursing Care of Adults clinical

Dissertation Committees

DNP Project Committees

Special Assignments/Faculty Development

Holistic Health Organization- faculty advisor



2017- present, Clinical Liaison for Vidant Roanoke Chowan Hospital

2017-present, Faculty Council, serving as Parliamentarian

2015-present, Undergraduate Faculty Org. & Faculty Org.


2017-present, North Carolina Nurses Association, member

2015-present, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing Beta Nu Chapter. Serving as Archivist, 2017-2019

2015-present, National League for Nursing, member

2011-2015, Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses, member

Service Learning Activities

Special Projects

Honors and Awards

2017 Daisy Faculty Award, nominee

2012, Clinical Ladder Promotion

2008, ECU CON AORN Scholarship

2007-2008, North Carolina Nurse Scholar’s award

2005-2009, Blanton Memorial Nursing Scholarship