Faculty & Staff

headshot of Carla Stebbins

Carla Stebbins, PhD
Program Director, Graduate Programs in Health Care Administration
Houston Institute of Health Sciences 

Education: PhD, Iowa State University; Master of Health Care Administration, Des Moines University; BA, Business & Marketing, University of Northern Iowa

Areas of Expertise: Management/leadership, assessment of student learning, accreditation, program evaluation, student engagement; Myers-Briggs Type Indicator®; empathy and its role to influence behavior

Rigoberto Delgado

Rigoberto Delgado, PhD
Associate Professor – Health Care Administration
Houston Institute of Health Sciences - 7114

Education: PhD, University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston; MBA, University of California at Berkeley, Walter A. Haas School of Business; BA, Universidad Autónoma de Chihuahua, México

Areas of Expertise: Applied Population Health Analytics, Health Disparities and Health Policy Evaluation, Health Services Research, Cost-effectiveness Methods, Global Health, Evaluation of Health Information Technology in the Healthcare Sector

Pat Driscoll

Pat Driscoll, JD
Professor - Health Care Administration
Dallas Center - 8708

Education: JD, Southern Methodist University; MSN, Texas Woman’s University; BSN, Incarnate Word University; Certificate, Stanford Board College

Areas of Expertise: Employment and health law, strategic planning and execution, service line and program development, performance improvement, process redesign, employee and physician engagement, change management

Sandra Murdock

Sandra Murdock, PhD
Associate Professor - Health Care Administration
Executive in Residence, MHA
Houston Institute of Health Sciences – 7015

Education: PhD, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston; MA, Central Michigan University; BS, Augustana College

Areas of Expertise: Health systems, integrated delivery systems, disruptive change management, models of care, leadership, service line management, consulting

Ka-Li Tsai

Kai-Li Tsai, PhD
Associate Professor - Health Care Administration
Houston Institute of Health Sciences - 7011

Education: PhD, University of California at Los Angeles; MS, Harvard University School of Public Health; BS, China Medical College in Taichung, Taiwan

Areas of Expertise: Quality management and leadership in health care, health economic analysis, patient outcome management and study, financial analysis and management in health care

Sandra Tyson

Sandra Tyson, PhD
Visiting Assistant Professor - Health Care Administration
Houston Institute of Health Sciences - 7013

Education: PhD, University of Texas; MA, BA, University of North Texas; AA, Lee College

Areas of Expertise: Health Services Management


Tencha Jackson-Rodgers

Tencha Jackson-Rodgers
Senior Secretary
Houston Institute of Health Sciences 7019A

Adjunct Faculty 

Mark Biscone, PhD

Email: mbiscone@twu.edu

Mital Brahmbhatt, MHA

Email: mbrahmbhatt@twu.edu 

Christine Capitan, MBA

Email: ccapitan@twu.edu

Michael Cassidy, MHA

Email: mcassidy1@twu.edu

Lindsay Crain, MHA

Email: lcrain@twu.edu

Phillip Dorsey, MHA

Email: pdorsey@twu.edu

Emily Tran Chau Le, PhD

Email: ele@twu.edu

Jonathan Leonard, MHA

Email: jleonard7@twu.edu

Grace Okoro, ABD

Email: gokoro1@twu.edu

Mark Phelps, PhD

Email: mphelps@twu.edu

Rose Marie Ramos, PhD

Email: RRamos10@twu.edu

Monica Smith, M.S.

Email: msmith135@twu.edu

Mary Wylie, PhD

Email: mwylie@twu.edu

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