Department of Nursing

Vivek Agnihotri, DNP, RN, APN, CCRN


Office: University Hall 355
Phone: 973-720-2522
Office Hours: Posted by office door or by Appointment

Department: Nursing
Position: Assistant Professor

Area Specialization
Adult, Infection Control, Critical Care


ASN – County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ

BSN – William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ

MSN - William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ

DNP - William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ

Select Publications

American Journal of Infection Control (AJIC) in 1999

  • Clinical CASE REPORT
  • User friendly Isolation Practices

 Select Presentations:

Academic Speaker – World nursing Congress in Copenhagen, 2018

Podium presentation -  PNAA annual convention aboard Sea – 2017

Poster presentation of Dissertation “Economic Impact of an IV team in lowering Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections” @ DNP Conference, 2014, Nashville Tennessee 

Poster presentation of Thesis “Effect of staffing on catheter related blood stream infection” @ North Eastern conference -    Atlantic City    April  2001

Poster presentation on Isolation practices (Isolation manual) @ APIC international conference  - 1998.

Full CV

Professional Awards:

Don Award IFN 2019

2019 for daisy Faculty nominee.

Finalist "Nurse of the Year" Critical Care 2018

Nominee for “Daisy Faculty” Award 2017, 2018

Finalist for “Nurse of The Year” Educator March of Dimes – 2016

Finalist for “GEM AWARD” 2015

Nurse excellence for “Leading and Advancing the profession” 2014

Professional Organizations

American association of critical care nurses (AACN) – 2019

ANA since 2017

NJSNA region 1 Vice President of Membership 2020

NJEA since 2003

PNA since 2014

AAINA since 2015