Faculty & Staff


Full Time Faculty

Name and Title Speciality Contact  Information

Cyrus Engineer, DrPH, MHA, MHS

Program Coordinator 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 235 K

Marsha Davenport, MD, MS, MPH, FACPM

Clinical Associate Professor

Chronic disease management; health care for aging populations; health care management; quality improvement; epidemiology; public health; and preventive medicine. Linthicum Hall, Rm 235 H 410-704-4060

Andrew Jones, MS

Clinical Assistant Professor

Human resource management;long-term care administration, services, and housing; health administration; U.S. health care policy; ethical practices in health care Linthicum Hall, Rm 235 G 410-704-3251

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 121 A

Thomas Tighe, MPH, M. Sc.


Health Care Management

Linthicum Hall 235 M          410-704-5462 

Wendy Whitner, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor

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

Charles Zorn III, M.B.A.


Health care management, health care financial management, accounting, finance, physician billing, budgeting, physician practice management Linthicum Hall, Rm 235M



Name and Title Contact Information

Christine Lanzi                                                              Administrative Assistant

                                        410-704-4221                                      Linthicum Hall 235 N