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Shivani Gupta, Ph.D., M.B.A.

Assistant Professor
Health Management and Policy

Courses Taught

Management of Health Care Organizations; Strategic Management (Capstone)


  • Ph.D., Administration Health Services with concentration in Strategic Management, University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • M.B.A., University of Southern Mississippi
  • B.D.S., Dental Sciences, Government Dental College, Patiala, Punjab, India

Research Interests

Health care strategy and organizational performance, specifically related to long-term care and health care workforce issues

Community Work and Service

Gupta's health care research focuses on strategies employed by health care organizations in response to the changes in their environment, specifically those related to the health care workforce and organizational structure and their association with organizational performance.

Her research in strategic management and health policy relates to the challenges facing health care organizations in terms of staffing and improving patients' transition between acute and post-acute or long term care settings and their association with organizational performance (quality and financial).