Loyola University Chicago (2002)
Governors State University (1994)
Saint Xavier College (1983)
Kostovich has designed several presentations for nursing professionals on a variety of nursing and education topics such as precepting in difficult situations, the role of mentoring for students and faculty, the development of a scale to measure nursing presence and the relationship between learning style preferences and students' aptitudes for concept maps and case studies. Her research interests include precepting, mentoring, teaching strategies and nursing presence. She previously held nursing positions at Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey, Ill., and Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Ill. She has been at Saint Xavier since 1999.