Phillip Decker, Ph.D.
Professor of Healthcare Administration,
College of Business
A veteran of the U.S. Navy, Dr. Decker worked as a personnel research specialist for General Electric, assistant professor of management at University of Missouri, and associate professor of management at University of Hartford. He has consulted for Fortune 500 companies, been an expert witness in EEO cases, and testified before congressional committees. He is currently a professor of healthcare administration at University of Houston-Clear Lake. He has published over 80 articles and twelve books and is an internationally recognized expert in the organizational culture of healthcare organizations, the use of competency models in integrated HR systems, strategic implementation, and value realization.