Robert Betz

Monroe Hall 440
[email protected]

Areas of Expertise

State and urban government, U.S. executive branch, health policy, health care supply chain, and intergenerationalism.

Dr. Betz’s substantial background in health care, coupled with his extensive experience in policy, business, and government relations, provides him an insightful perspective regarding policy issues.  He has served many leading domestic and international health care providers as well as some of the largest corporations and associations in health care.

Dr. Betz has authored numerous articles on the policy implications of health care.  He is a frequent domestic and international speaker and lecturer on policy matters.


Ph.D. in Health Policy, The George Washington University, 2000

M.S.W., Tulane University, 1976

B.S., Lambuth College, 1975


Classes Taught

PSC 2211 - State and Urban Politics

PSC 2212 - State and Urban Policy Problems

PSC 2217 - Executive Branch Politics

PSC 3192W - Proseminar: Intergenerational Policy