Evangelia Falkner


College Assistant Professor


Professor Falkner's career in medicine began while working as an EMT during nursing school. She graduated from New York University with her BSN and began a critical care nurse fellowship program in Medical ICU. After 6 years in MICU Professor Falkner went on to obtain her MSN in Midwifery from Frontier Nursing University. She has practiced as a midwife since 2012 providing full scope care in her community. After relocating from New York in 2019, Professor Falkner continues to serve her community as a midwife in addition to teaching full time in the BSN program. In an effort to have a bigger impact on perinatal health, Professor Falkner is currently working to complete her Psychiatric Behavioral Health NP and DNP at here at NMSU.   


Master of Science in Nursing, Midwifery, Frontier Nursing University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing,New York University

Awards & Honors

  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude with MSN.
  • Frontier Nursing Honors Society Inductee
  • Graduate Cum Laude with BSN.

Clinical Focus

  • Women’s and Reproductive Health to include gynecological care, pregnancy, birth and postpartum care.
  • Behavioral health with a focus on perinatal mental health.