Departments: Faculty IssuesStress and Burnout in Nursing FacultyShirey, Maria R. MS, MBA, RN, CNAA, BC, FACHEAuthor Information Author Affiliation: Principal, Shirey & Associates; Adjunct Associate Professor, Graduate Program, Nursing Administration, College of Nursing and Health Professions, University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, Ind. Correspondence: 10700 Coach Light Drive, Evansville, IN 47725 (email@example.com). Nurse Educator: May-June 2006 - Volume 31 - Issue 3 - p 95-97 Buy Abstract Nursing faculty are at risk for stress and burnout that threaten to worsen the current nursing faculty shortage. The author discusses the importance of preventing nursing faculty burnout and presents specific burnout prevention strategies. © 2006 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.