We’d like to extend our congratulations to the following faculty members for their successful completion of our latest promotion and tenure cycle.
Dr. Lin holds a Ph.D. in Health Policy and Pharmacy Administration as well as completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Michigan. He also earned an M.A. in Economics from National Taiwan University as well as an M.A. in Applied Economics from the University of Michigan.
Dr. Lin’s research focuses on the application of quantitative methodologies in examining issues related to patient health care utilization, physician decision making, patient health and economic outcomes, and the effectiveness of medical care delivery.
Dr. Williams holds a Ph.D. and Master of Science degree from Indiana University.
Dr. Williams’ research focuses on branding and social marketing in fitness and sport, specifically how marketing theories and concepts related to consumer behavior can enhance the marketing strategies employed by sport and fitness organizations.
Dr. Piatt holds a Ph.D. from the University of Utah and Master of Science degree from California State University.
Dr. Piatt’s research is focused in the area of mobility impairments, primarily spinal cord injury and community participation. In addition, she’s worked in the health care field for more than 18 years as a recreational therapist in acute mental health, physical medicine and rehabilitation, community recreation, and adapted sports camps.
Dr. Herbenick’s research focuses on better understanding how contemporary women and men experience their bodies and sexual lives. Since 2008, she, along with Dr. Michael Reece, has led the National Survey of Sexual Health Behavior, which is a nationally representative survey of Americans focusing on their sexual behaviors and experiences.