Dr. Poindexter is an Associate Professor and Interim Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Faculty Development at MSU College of Nursing (CON) and Chair of the National League for Nursing. In addition, she is the Director of the College Teaching in Nursing Certificate Program, CON Teaching Assistant program, faculty mentoring program. She provides faculty consultations on teaching to support student learning outcomes, including teaching in online environments, and scholarship of teaching and learning (SOTL) projects. She is also involved beyond the discipline of nursing as a member of the Interprofessional Education Strategic Planning and Development Committee in collaboration with the College of Osteopathic Medicine and multiple regional community colleges. Dr. Poindexter is board certified in nursing education and is a fellow in the Academy of Nurse Educators.