Mustafa Z Younis, PhD

Health Policy and Management, Jackson State University, Jackson, MS, USA

Dr. Mustafa ‘Mike’ Z Younis is an internationally recognized scholar and served as a member ofthe Executive Committee of the International Society for Research of Healthcare Financial Management. Dr. Younis has authored and published over 200 articles, abstracts andpresentations in refereed journals and meetings, and has presented at national and internationalconferences. Dr. Younis has administrative experience as Chair of the Department of Health Policy and Management at Florida International University (FL, USA), where he led theaccreditation efforts for the Healthcare Management Program & Senior Advisor to the Presidentof Zirve University.

Dr. Younis has a history of playing visible roles on the editorial boards of journals as ChiefEditor, Guest Editor and Editorial board member of leading journals, such as IJMR, JHCF,Inquiry, JHHSA, JPBAFMDr. Younis is a frequent speaker for both academic and professional audiences. His talks oftenfeature his latest research and work in progress, as well as cross-industry trends and strategyimplications. He has provided workshops and presentations for world-wide organizations. His research and findings apply to for-profit, non-profit, and government settings.

Dr. Younis has consulted with several organizations on healthcare finance, and economics. Dr.Younis is often invited to speak about the challenges in the healthcare industry and other relatedtopics to health economics, finance, and research. He has presented topics, such as, healthcarereform, ownership structure, profitability, unit cost, payment system and efficiency inmanagement, at a variety of forums and conferences in USA, Europe, Asia and Middle East.

Terms of Appointment: September 2019 – August 2021