Faculty & Staff

Murray A. Holtby


Administrative title: Chair, School of Nursing and Midwifery

Academic title: Assistant Professor, Bachelor of Nursing (Y464)

Degrees: PhD(nursing) BTh RN

Email: mholtby@mtroyal.ca
Phone: 403.440.6027




Murray Holtby became Chair of the School of Nursing and Midwifery in January 2018. Prior to joining Mount Royal University in 2012, Murray worked as a Registered Nurse on the Nephrology/Transplant Unit at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary. Murray teaches courses in research/evidence-informed decision-making as well as courses in the care of the adult and older adult. He has been highly involved in the delivery of clinical simulation in both the Bachelor of Nursing and the Bridge to Canadian Nursing programs. Murray has a strong interest in curriculum and program development. He has served on curriculum review committees at both the program and Faculty levels and has served on the university General Faculties Council Academic Standards Committee.