As one of the top-ranked Departments of Health Policy and Management in the nation, we are dedicated to making an impact locally and globally through our leadership, research, scholarship, service and diversity.
For more than 80 years, our faculty, students and alumni have been embracing and advancing these concepts to develop innovative leaders and effective, timely solutions that address the world’s most pressing health policy and health management challenges.
Our faculty members bring expertise from a range of disciplines. They are renowned in their fields with real-world experience and track records of research and teaching excellence and success.
Our students come from around the world, and are recognized as strategic thinkers and problem solvers. They are consistently winners of national case competitions, co-authors of papers in top-tier refereed journals, recipients of prestigious University and national awards, and innovators in research and practice. Upon graduation, they are sought-after by top companies, universities, health care systems, non-profit organizations, and government agencies.
Our alumni work locally and globally in organizations that are making a difference. They are champions for population health, and are committed to nurturing the next generation of health policy and management leaders.
At no time in our history has the need for effective, highly-trained health policy and management professionals been greater.
If you are interested in pursuing the diverse opportunities within our field, I can’t think of a more exciting, challenging and rewarding place to be than with our Department of Health Policy and Management here at UNC’s Gillings School of Global Public Health! Join us!
Morris Weinberger, PhD
Distinguished Professor and Chair