Chairperson: Hawley C. Almstedt
Associate Professors: Hawley C. Almstedt, Sarah L. Strand
Assistant Professors: William P. McCormack, Todd C. Shoepe, Heather P. Tarleton
Clinical Faculty: Stephanie Perez
The Department offers a Bachelor of Science in Health and Human Sciences.
Within the context of LMU’s mission, the Department of HHSC strives to cultivate educated students in the subjects of HHSC with quality classroom preparation for graduate schools and professional careers as well as relevant clinical, practical and evidence-based experience in health related fields. Such fields include, but are not limited to: physical therapy, occupational therapy, physician assistant, nursing, public health, exercise science, and entry-level graduate programs in athletic training. The Department prepares students in a positive environment that encourages the development of the whole person.
The vision of the Department of HHSC is to develop quality graduates in the area of health science and its related professions. Excellence in development of the health science student is based on academics, research, service, professional and practical experiences.