Susan A. Kostka

Director of Clinical Partnerships, School of Nursing
Susan Kostka
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5-140G Weaver-Densford Hall

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School of Nursing
University of Minnesota
5-140 Weaver-Densford Hall
308 Harvard Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Coordinator, Center for Interprofessional Education (CIPE)

Masters Degree, Cardinal Stritch University (Science, Healthcare Administration)

Bachelors Degree, Viterbo University (Nursing)


Sue works in the Office of Academic Programs. As the Director of Clinical Partnerships, Sue oversees all of the clinical placements at the School of Nursing. Sue works closely with current clinical partners and also in the development of new relationships and clinical placement sites. Sue also manages and oversees all of the educational affiliation agreements for the School in MN and across the country.

Ms. Kostka brings to this position extensive experience both as a practicing health professional and in the field of health professional education. Her experience includes professional practice in hospital, home care and hospice settings. She has also worked in the area of medical education at the University of Wisconsin and University of Texas, Houston, coordinating residency programs in family and internal medicine. Ms. Kostka participated in the development of the Wisconsin Academy for Rural Medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health.