Faculty Profile for Dr. Michael Nowicki

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Dr. Michael Nowicki
Professor — School of Health Administration
ENC 250
phone: (512) 245-3556

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Michael Nowicki, MHA, EdD, FACHE, FHFMA, is a professor of health administration at Texas State University where he has won several awards for his teaching, research, and service. Dr. Nowicki is board certified in both healthcare management and healthcare financial management. Dr. Nowicki earned a doctorate in educational policy studies and evaluation from the University of Kentucky; a masters in healthcare administration from George Washington University; and a bachelors in political science from Texas Tech University.

Research Interests

Healthcare economics, financial management, and financial accounting.

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Nowicki, M. (2021). Introduction to the Financial Management of Healthcare Organizations. Chicago, United States: Health Administration Press.
  • Darr, K., & Nowicki, M. (2021). Managing Health Services Organizations and Systems. Baltimore, Maryland, United States: Health Professions Press.
  • Nowicki, M. (2017). The financial management of healthcare organizations (7th ed.). Chicago: Health Administration Press/AUPHA Press.
  • Lieneck, C., & Nowicki, M. (2015). Healthcare Finance Executive Personalities Revisited: A 10-Year Follow-up Study. The Health Care Manager, 34(3), 1–5.
  • Nowicki, M. (2015). The financial management of healthcare organizations (6th ed.). Chicago: Health Administration Press/AUPHA Press.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: American College of Healthcare Executives Distinguished Service Award. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Health Administration Educator Recognition Award, American College of Healthcare Executives South Texas Chapter. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Honorary Member, Pi Sigma Alpha. 2012
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Outstanding Service Award, Central Texas Chapter of the American College of Healthcare. 2010
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Teacher-of-the-Year Award Nominee, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. 2010

Selected Grants

  • Nowicki, Michael (Principal). Long-Term Care Gift, Williamson Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $120896. (Funded: 2014). Grant.
  • Nowicki, Michael (Principal). Long-Term Care Gift, Williamson Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $124000. (Funded: 2013). Grant.
  • Nowicki, Michael (Principal). Long-Term Care Gift, Williamson Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $123000. (Funded: 2012). Grant.
  • Nowicki, Michael (Principal). Long-Term Care Gift, Williamson Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $115000. (Funded: 2011). Grant.
  • Nowicki, Michael (Principal). Long-Term Care Giftt, Williamson Foundation, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $85000. (Funded: 2010). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
ACHE Counselors Committee
2019-Present
Member
Managing Textbook Costs Committee
September 2019-Present
Other
Radiation Therapy Personnel Committee
September 2019-Present
Member
School of Health Administration Faculty Search Committee
May 1, 2014-Present
Member
HFMA HFC Advisory Group
2013-Present