Andrew Holmes
Andrew M. Holmes, M.Ed.Marquette University

Physician Assistant Studies, Room 421

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-0604

Education Specialist; Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Physician Assistant Studies

Andrew Holmes earned his M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from National-Louis University, and is currently completing a Ph.D. at Marquette. He joined the Marquette University Physician Assistant Department in 2017 as an Educational Specialist.

He has been a Research Assistant and Adjunct Instructor for the School of Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, and served as Instructional Technologist and Lecturer at Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE).

At MSOE, Andrew worked closely with the School of Nursing, located in the Ruehlow Nursing Complex, which houses classrooms, simulation labs, and a simulation hospital. Working with Laerdal and MSOE nursing faculty, he helped run the high-fidelity mannequins and managed the rewiring and installation of simulation equipment.

As an educator, Andrew has taught research and composition, speech and communication, professional presentations, digital literacy, instructional design, computer systems analysis and design, web design, and information studies. In addition to his teaching licensure from the Univeristy of Wisconsin - Whitewater, he has a B.A. in Theatre & Television Arts/Communications from Valparaiso University.


  • Ph.D. Studies – Marquette University (Anticipated 2022)
  • M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction, National-Louis University, 2011.
  • B.A. Theatre & Television Arts/Communications, Valparaiso University, 2001.

Courses Taught

  • PHAS 7080 - Evidence-Based Medicine
  • PHAS 7085 - Science Writing
  • PHAS 7245 - Professional and Ethical Issues

Professional Affiliations

  • Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT)
  • EDUCAUSE/Educause Learning Initiative (ELI)
  • Information Architecture Institute (IAI)
  • Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA)


  • WI-DPI Teaching License, University of Wisconsin – Whitewater, 2007.


  • Frenn, M., Johnson, N., Bhagavatula, P., Breakwell, S., Calkins, K., Costello, A., Holmes, A., Malin, S., Muglia, K., Patterson, E., Stockwell, L., Totka, J., Wiemiller, MJ, & Wilkens, J. (2021, Oct.) Interprofessional education competency attainment. Poster presented at 2021 Health Policy Conference Healthy Lives for All People Advancing Equity, Science, and Trust. American Academy of Nursing Washington, D.C.