Courtney N. Haun
Assistant Professor and Director, Healthcare Administration Undergraduate Program, Diversity Faculty Fellow
School of Public Health
Department of Healthcare Administration and Informatics
1595 CHS Building 1


  • PhD, Public Administration & Public Policy, Auburn University
  • MPH, Public Health Administration, East Tennessee State University
  • BS, Health Administration & Community Health, with a minor in marketing, East Tennessee State University

Awards and Honors

  • Association of University Programs of Health Administration Glandon Family Scholarship Recipient, 2022
  • Fellow of the Alabama Academy of Science Award, 2022
  • Birmingham’s Leader in Diversity Award, 2022
  • Forbes 30 Under 30 Healthcare Category Candidate, 2021
  • Samford University Professor of the Game, 2021
  • Birmingham’s NextGen: Rising Stars of Education and Workforce Development Award Recipient, 2020
  • Auburn University’s 2020 Women of Distinction Alumnae Award Recipient, 2020
  • Auburn University’s 2020 Distinguished Dissertation Award Recipient, 2020
  • Thirty Under 30 Alumni Recipient, Auburn University’s College of Liberal Arts, 2020
  • Global Student Entrepreneur Awards National Finalist, 2019
  • Southern Management Association’s Healthcare Management Track, Best Doctoral Student Paper Award, 2017
  • The Beryl Institute Scholar, 2017


  • American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) Alabama Chapter, president
  • Birmingham Education Foundation, junior board member
  • Association of University Programs in Health Administration, member and certification reviewer
  • Academy of Management, member
  • Southern Management Association, member
  • Southern Conference for Public Administration, member


  • Healthcare administration
  • Public health
  • Quality improvement
  • Leadership

Recent Publications & Presentations