Erica Timko Olson, PhD, RN

Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

Erica Timko Olson

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-625-4910

Office Address:
6-181 Weaver-Densford Hall

Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Nursing

Integrated Nursing Faculty Fellowship, University of Arizona

PhD, School of Nursing, University of Arizona

MS, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota

BS, Nursing, College of St. Benedict/St. John's University


Professional Associations

  • Cooperative Membership
    Adult and Gerontological Health
  • Center Memberships:
    Center for Aging Science and Care Innovation
    Center for Spirituality and Healing
  • Sigma Theta Tau
  • Midwest Nurse Research Society
  • National League of Nursing


Research Summary/Interests

  • Spirituality and Resilience
  • Educational Innovations and Teaching Strategies
  • Integrative Nursing
  • Nature Based Therapies and Wellness
  • Relatedness tool development
  • Self-care


Academic Interests and Focus

Research and Evidence Based Practice, Nursing Interventions, DNP Project Advising, Nursing Across the Lifespan, Curriculum Development