MHA Program Faculty

Penn State MHA program faculty bring with them a world of experience into the classroom. At Penn State you will have the opportunity to learn from both renowned scholars and former health care executives, providing you with a rich combination of rigor and relevance in the classroom. Most importantly, our faculty members are focused on helping you succeed.

Leadership Team

Christopher Calkins, PhD, Outreach Assistant Professor and Executive Director, MHA Programs
  • Expertise: Strategic Planning; Health Care Marketing; U.S. Health Case System and Organization
  • Teaching: HPA 850
Joseph Dionisio, Professor of Practice and Director of External Relations and Professional Development
  • Expertise: Health System Administration, Finance
  • Teaching: HPA 447, HPA 835

Susan Sanders, MS, Program Coordinator

Program Faculty

Rhonda BeLue, PhD, Associate Professor
  • Expertise: Epidemiology, Quantitative Methods
  • Teaching: HPA 523
Naleef Fareed, PhD, Assistant Professor
  • Expertise: Organization Theory, Health Information Technology
  • Teaching: HPA 503, HPA 524
John Moran, PhD, Associate Professor
  • Expertise: Health Economics, Quantitative Methods
  • Teaching: HPA 545
Stephen Scattergood, MBA, Instructor
  • Expertise: Leadership Strategy, Entrepreneurship
  • Teaching: HPA 897A

Apply

Interested in working with our faculty members? Apply to the Penn State M.H.A. Program.