LEONARD H. FRIEDMAN (at OSU since 1992), Associate Professor and Coordinator, Health Management and Policy Program, Department of Public Health, College of Health and Human Sciences.
FACULTY SENATE SERVICE: Health and Human Sciences Senator, 2006-Present; Research Council, 2006-Present; and Curriculum Council, 1997-2003 (Chair, 1999-2001 and 2003).
COLLEGE OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SCIENCES SERVICE: Scholarship Committee, 1996-present (Chair, 2003-present) and Curriculum Committee, 1995-1999 (Chair, 1995-1997).
OTHER UNIVERSITY SERVICE: Assessment of Educational Programs Task Force, 2002-2004; Commencement Subcommittee, 2000; Faculty Advisor Mortar Board Senior Honor Society, 1996-2000; Oregon MPH Coordinating Committee, 1995-2003 (Co-Chair, 1999-2001); and Student Health Advisory Committee, 1993-1997.
Candidate Statement: It is a tremendous honor to be nominated to serve on the Executive Committee. Although I am only in my first year as a Faculty Senator, I have been significantly involved with a number of important Senate committees including six years on the Curriculum Council, three of which were in the role of Chair. My scholarship is in the area of managing organizational change, particularly in complex and uncertain environments which is precisely what we are facing now and into the future. I bring strong interpersonal skills and an unwavering commitment to the faculty, students, and staff of OSU.