Elizabeth Goldsby

Assistant Professor


Ball State University





My name is Elizabeth A. Goldsby. I go by “Beth”. I have been involved in nursing education for approximately 10 years. I was a clinical instructor in the area of fundamentals and psychiatric nursing until I returned to school to get my PhD. in 2017 from Indiana University in Public Health with emphasis in Health Behaviors. I have been an Assistant Professor in Nursing at Ball State University, Muncie, IN. since then. I work in the area of Psychiatric Nursing education predominantly. My research interest include self-leadership, physical activity, obesity, and substance abuse. Personally, I am an avid cyclist, backpacker, golfer, and skier. I am an Ironman Triathlete with 6 years of successful completion. I enjoy spending time with my husband and Cocker Spaniel, Charlie.