University of Nebraska Medical Center

Suzanne Nuss, MBA, PhD, RN, CENP

Clinical Workforce Development Officer, Nebraska Medicine, Assistant Vice Chancellor. Clinical Workforce Development
Assistant Professor, UNMC College of Nursing


Suzanne Nuss, MBA, PhD, RN, CENP
Suzanne Nuss, MBA, PhD, RN, CENP is the Chief Nursing Officer for Nebraska Medicine. Dr. Nuss has over 39 years of nursing experience including 25 years in pediatric oncology and 14 years in nursing administration. She is a graduate of the University of Nebraska Medical Center (ADN and PhD), Syracuse University (BSN), Seton Hall University (MSN), and University of Colorado (MBA). She is a member of the Nebraska Medicine Board of Directors and the Vizient Chief Nursing Officer Steering Committee. Dr. Nuss is the Associate Dean for Nebraska Medicine Nursing for which she is strengthens the academic-clinical partnership between the UNMC College of Nursing and Nebraska Medicine. Originally from New Jersey, she and her husband have enjoyed calling Omaha home for over 25 years.
  • 1984, BSN, Syracuse
  • 1987, MSN, Seaton Hall
  • 2007, PhD, UNMC
  • 2017, MBA, University of Colorado, Denver
  • Albert, D, Gruebling, N, Nuss, S, O’Shaughnessy, K and Patton, H. (2021). The Power in Coming Together. Nurse Leader https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mnl.2021.08.010