Detailed Information for Phyllis Behrens

Dr. Phyllis I. Behrens 
Health and Public Administration
 » Assistant Professor
Office Location
Martin Hall 111
Office Hours

Mondays, Tuesdays, & Wednesdays

3:00 p.m.-6:20 p .m.;

otherwise,

by appointment

 
Phone
Voice: (940) 397-6280
Fax: (940) 397-6291
 
 

Contact Information

phyllis.behrens@mwsu.edu

My Websites

WordPress Profile

Interests

Universal Service policy & relevant access matters


Course Information

  Semester Course #    Section Course Name Location Days / Times
Details Spring 2014 PUAD 5963  X20  Capstone: Case Studies in Decision Making    Martin Hall onLine

Course meets onLine, however, Wednesdays from 5:00 p.m. to 6:20 p.m. are reserved throughout the semester to meet face-to-face (live) in my campus office, Martin Hall 111, or via my campus office telephone, 940-397-6280, with students wishing to discuss the class or program

Details Spring 2014 PUAD 5933  X20  Human Resource Management in Government    Martin Hall onLine

Course meets onLine, however, Tuesdays from 5:00 p.m. to 6:20 p.m. are reserved throughout the semester to meet face-to-face (live) in my campus office, Martin Hall 111, or via my campus office telephone, 940-397-6280, with students wishing to discuss the class or program.

Details Spring 2014 PUAD 5023  X20  Quantitative Methods in Public Administration    Martin Hall onLine

Course meets onLine, however, Mondays from 5:00 p.m. to 6:20 p.m. are reserved throughout the semester to meet face-to-face (live) in my campus office, Martin Hall 111, or via my campus office telephone, 940-397-6280, with students wishing to discuss the class or program.

Details Fall 2013 PUAD 5923  X10  Organizational Theory & Behavior    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on most Wednesdays in Martin 111 between 5:00 p.m. and 6:20 p.m.

Details Fall 2013 PUAD 5133  X10  Public Administration    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on most Tuesdays in Martin 111 between 5:00 p.m. and 6:20 p.m. 

Details Fall 2013 HSAD 5253  X20  Health Services Research    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on most Mondays in Martin 111 between 5:00 p.m. and 6:20 p.m. 

Details Spring 2013 PUAD 5963  X20  Capstone: Case Studies in Decision Making    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on the 31st of January in Martin 111 from 4:15 p.m. - 5:05 p.m. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent Thursday sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Spring 2013 PUAD 5933  X20  Human Resource Management in Government    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on the 30th of January in Martin 111 from 4:15 p.m. - 5:05 p.m. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent Wednesday sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Spring 2013 HSAD 5253  X20  Health Services Research    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on the 29th of January in Martin 111 from 4:15 p.m. - 5:05 p.m. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent Tuesday sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Fall 2012 PUAD 5923  X10  Organizational Theory & Behavior    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens has reserved 5:45 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. September 12th to meet face-to-face (live) in Martin 111 with members of her classes who wish to discuss the program of study. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Fall 2012 PUAD 5133  X10  Public Administration    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens has reserved 5:45 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. on September 12th to meet face-to-face (live) in Martin 111 with members of her classes who would like to discuss the program of study. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Fall 2012 HSAD 5253  X10 2  Health Services Research    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens has reserved 5:45 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. on September 12th to meet face-to-face (live) in Martin 111 with members of her classes wishing to discuss the program of study. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Spring 2012 PUAD 5963  X20 2  Capstone: Case Studies in Decision Making    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on the 31st of January in Martin 111 from 1:50 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Spring 2012 PUAD 5933  X20 2  Human Resource Management in Government    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on the 1st of February in Martin 111 from 1:50 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Spring 2012 HSAD 5253  X20 1  Health Services Research    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on the 2nd of February in Martin 111 from 1:50 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Fall 2011 PUAD 5923  X10 2  Organizational Theory & Behavior    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on August 29th in Martin 106 from 5:00 p.m. - 5:50 p.m. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Fall 2011 PUAD 5133  X10 2  Public Administration    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on August 29th in Martin 106 from 4:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Fall 2011 HSAD 5253  X10 1  Health Services Research    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on August 29th in Martin 106 from 3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m. Attendance is not mandatory. Subsequent sessions can be arranged if necessary.

Details Fall 2010 PUAD 5943   X10 1  Public Budgeting and Fiscal Adm    Martin Hall onLine

This is an onLine class. Dr. Behrens is available to meet face-to-face (live) with the class on August 30th in Martin 108 from 4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.




Education Background

Institution Degree    Graduation Date
Midwestern State University Bachelor of Arts cum laude 1978-05-20 
Texas Tech University Master of Public Administration 1996-05-11 
University of Texas at Arlington Ph.D., Urban and Public Administration 2006-05-14 
West College of Education - Midwestern State University Certificate in Mediation 2009-12-01 



Employment Background

Institution Position Start Date / End Date
 Upper Iowa University  Adjunct onLine Faculty  2007-07-05  2010-05-05
 Valdosta State University  Instructor  2007-08-01  2008-07-31
 Midwestern State University  Assistant Professor  2008-08-15  2014-05-31



Research and Publications

Freyss, S. F. and P. I. Behrens. (1994). "Volunteers Require More Than Amateur Status." PA Times 17, 5, (May), pp. 1 - 2.

Behrens, Phyllis I. (2009). "Down in a Valley, Up on a Ridge: Advanced Telecommunications and Rural Development." Proceedings of the Georgia Political Science Association Annual Meeting 2008 Edition, Joe Trachtenberg, ed., retrieved September 17, 2009 from http://gpsanet.org/.

Behrens, Phyllis I. (2010). “Down in a Valley, Up on a Ridge: Applying a Case Repertoire to Advanced Telecommunications and Rural Developments” in Images, Imaginations, and Beyond, Proceedings of the Eighth Native American Symposium, Mark B. Spencer, ed., Durant, OK: Southeastern Oklahoma State University, pp. 57-67.

Poster presentation at Spring 2011 MSU Student and Faculty Research Forum, Communications Instrument developed by MSU Interdisciplinary Committee

CoursePak developed from 17 1979-2011 textbooks for MSU PUAD 5923, July 2011, discontinued due to copyright costs

Poster presentation at Fall 2011Texas Society of Allied Health Professions Annual Meeting, Communications Instrument developed by MSU Interdisciplinary Committee

Johnston, J., Killion, J., Robinson, K., Fidelie, L., and Behrens, P. (2012). *An Instrument for Assessing Communication Skills of Healthcare and Human Services Students* in Internet Journal of Allied Health Sciences and Practice, October.