James Madison University
PHOTO: Jon Thompson

Dr. Jon Thompson

Professor Emeritus

  • Office: HBS 2006
  • Phone: 540-568-3472
  • Email: thompsjm@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4301
    235 Martin Luther King Jr Way
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807

Education


  • Ph.D., Health Services Organization and Research, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • M.S.P., Urban and Regional Planning, Florida State University
  • B.A., Sociology, Florida State University

Teaching Area


  • Health Administration
  • Hospital Administration
  • Managed Care
  • Health Care Marketing
  • Health Administration Internship

Research


  • Financial performance of hospitals
  • Healthcare management competencies
  • Employee engagement and human resources issues
  • Leadership development programs

Hobbies


  • Working out
  • Hiking
  • Reading

 

 

Announcements


  • 12/12/17: The department has been divided into the Department of Health Sciences and the Department of Health Professions
  • How to declare a Health Sciences Major
  • JMU Summer Hours
    Business hours from May 6 - August 16, 2013 will be Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. - noon.