Dr. Asefeh Faraz

Dr. Asefeh Faraz
Assistant Professor
Foggy Bottom Campus
1919 Pennsylvania Ave.
Suite 500
Washington, D.C. 20006
[email protected]

Dr. Asefeh Faraz is an Assistant Professor in the Family Nurse Practitioner program at The George Washington University School of Nursing. Dr. Faraz is a health care workforce researcher interested in nurse practitioner workforce issues, with particular emphasis on the novice nurse practitioner workforce transition into primary care. She is also interested in alternative workforce solutions to improve patient access to primary preventive care. Dr. Faraz maintains her clinical practice as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

Current Research

  • Novice nurse practitioner workforce preparation and transition to practice 


Yale University, PhD
Yale University, MSN
University of Washington, BS/BA


Faraz, A. (2016). Novice nurse practitioner workforce transition and turnover intention in primary care. Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Advance online publication. doi:10.1002/2327-6924.12381

Faraz, A. (2016). Novice nurse practitioner workforce transition into primary care: A literature review. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 38(11), 1531-1545. doi:10.1177/0193945916649587


Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing Emerging Scholar (2015)
Jonas Nurse Leaders Scholar Alumnus