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Sara M. Johnson

Sara M. Johnson

Director, Executive Education
Clinical Assistant Professor
School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Office: BS 4088A
Phone: 317-274-2843
Email: smj3@iu.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • Doctoral studies in Leadership (on hold), Trinity Seminary
  • Master of Health Administration, Indiana University, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, 1988
  • Bachelor of Science in Health Services Management, Indiana University, School of Medicine, 1982  

Professional experience

  • Indiana Regent, American College of Healthcare Executives (elected position), 2013-2016
  • Lecturer, School of Public and Environmental Affairs/Fairbanks School of Public Health, 2008-2015
  • Director of Undergraduate Programs, Fairbanks School of Public Health, 2012-2015
  • Adjunct faculty, Fairbanks School of Public Health, 2015-present
  • Adjunct faculty, University College at IUPUI, 2014-present

Professional affiliations

  • American Public Health Association (APHA) 2013-present
  • Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA) 2008-present
  • Fellow, American College of Healthcare Executives, 2007, recertified 2013
  • Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM) 2008-present
  • American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) 1984-present

Major fields of expertise

Health care management, organizational behavior, ethics, leadership, mentoring

Courses taught at IUPUI

  • H120 – Contemporary Healthcare Issues
  • H472 – Health Administration Capstone
  • H474 – Health Administration Ethics/ Honors Project Advisor
  • H380 - Health Management Internship
  • H501 – The U.S. Healthcare System, Ethical
    and Policy Issues
  • H523 – Human Resources Management in Healthcare (formerly V523/H523)
  • H507 – Organizational Behavior (formerly V504/H507)

Awards and Recognition

Teaching

Trustee Teaching Award Indiana University 2013

Service

  • Platinum Award Indiana Healthcare Executives Network 2011
  • Member Service Award American College of Healthcare Executives 2010
  • Future of the Profession Award Indiana Healthcare Executives Network 2009
  • Membership Commitment Award Executive Women in Healthcare 2008
  • Spirit of Philanthropy Award, SPEA IUPUI, 1999
Other

  • IUPUI Favorite Professor IUPUI Athletics Department 2011, 2014
  • Diversity and Inclusion Grant IUPUI LGBT Faculty Staff Council 2013