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Bette R Jacobs

Title

Professor

Department

Department of Health Systems Administration
General profile

Location

St Mary's Hall

Bio

Bette Jacobs is a professor in the Department of Health Systems Administration at Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies.

From 1999-2010, she served as the school's dean. During her term, she was responsible for impressive development in the school in a number of areas. In 2002, she oversaw a major renovation of St. Mary's Hall that transformed the university home for NHS students. In 2006, NHS opened the Discovery Center, a 3,000-square-foot facility that supports education and research among students and faculty. She also supported substantial growth in the school's research portfolio, the recruitment of high-profile scholars, and the establishment of four academic departments in Health Systems Administration, Human Science, International Health, and Nursing.

Education

  • PhD () University of Texas at Austin,
  • MS () California State University at Fresno,
  • BS () California State University at Fresno,