H-E-B School of Business & Administration Dr. Lynn T. Downs

Lynn T. Downs, Ph.D. 

Phone: 210-829-3177
Office: AGO 112

Research Foci: 

Leadership Succession Planning, Competency Based Education, Moral Hazard in Healthcare, Organizational Behavior in Groups

Hobbies & Interests: 

My husband, two kids and myself love Disney vacations.


  • Academic Background 

    Ph.D., American University, Public Administration and Political Science

  • Courses Taught 


    Organizational Behavior and Theory

    Human Resources

    Health Policy

  • Recent Intellectual Contributions 

    Richter, J., Downs, L., Beauvais, B., The Impact of Open Access Appointing on Patient Satisfaction; Quality Management in Healthcare, 26(1): 22-28, January/March 2017

    Beauvais, B., Richter, J., Kim, F., Weigel, F., Brezinski, P., Downs, L., ... & Powers, J. (2018). The Influence of CAHME Accreditation Findings and Program Reputation on Length of Healthcare Management Program Accreditation. Journal of Health Administration Education, 34(4), 569-584.

    Richer, J., Beauvais, B., Downs. L., Kim, F., Staff Perceptions of Organizational Patient Safety Climate and Quality Outcomes: An Examination of Outpatient Medical Offices, Medical Care and Research Review, Submitted August 2018.

  • Work Experience 

    US Navy, Healthcare Administrator, 28 years


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