Faculty & Staff


Full Time Faculty

Name and Title Speciality Contact  Information

Patricia M. Alt, Ph.D.


Legal & ethical issues in health care administration and practice; the regulation of human subjects research; public policy in health care; community-based long-term care.

Linthicum Hall, Rm 115B 410-704-4221

Cyrus Engineer, DrPH, MHA, MHS

Program Director for Health Care Management,
Assistant Professor

Exploring characteristics of high performing organizations in health care, assessing role of standards and accreditation, improving health service delivery and patient outcomes, role of quality and patient-centered care, patient safety Linthicum Hall, Rm 115C

Mary Helen McSweeney-Feld, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Health care finance, health information technology and mobile health, health entrepreneurship, long-term care administration, human resources management Linthicum Hall, Rm 121D

H. Wayne Nelson, M.B.A., Ph.D., FGSA

Chairperson of the Department of Interprofessional Health Studies,

Long-term care ombudsman program, organizational correlates to quality care in nursing homes, conflict and violence in health care settings, health aspects of disaster preparedness, institutional elder abuse, organizational leadership, disaster preparation for special needs population Linthicum Hall, Rm 115C

Thomas Tighe, MPH, M. Sc.


Health Care Management

Linthicum Hall 216 410-704-3866

Wendy Whitner, PhD

Assistant Clinical Professor

Health care quality, health information management, women's health Linthicum Hall, Rm 121 E

Charles Zorn III, M.B.A.

Health Care Management Internship Coordinator, Lecturer

Health care management, health care financial management, accounting, finance, physician billing, budgeting, physician practice management Linthicum Hall, Rm 121 C


Part Time Faculty

Name and Title Speciality Contact Information
Andrew Jones Health Care Management
Briain McCagh, M.B.A. Health Care Management