College of Health Professions
School of Health Sciences
Ph.D. Health Services
Dr. Lee W. Bewley has served as a Walden University adjunct faculty member for more than ten years. Dr. Bewley permanent appointment is on the University of Louisville faculty serving as the Director of Healthcare Management Programs. Dr. Bewley holds joint appointments in the School of Public Health and Information Sciences and the College of Education and Human Development. His educational background includes a Ph.D. in Administration, Health Services (Strategy) from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, MHA from Baylor University, and BA in Economics and Business from the Virginia Military Institute. Dr. Bewley is a board-certified healthcare executive with the American College of Healthcare Executives. He has served as a Fellow for the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Programs. Prior to joining the University of Louisville faculty, Dr. Bewley served twenty-three years in the Army Medical Department including a combat tour in Iraq leading a combat support hospital and culminating as Associate Dean of the Academy of Health Sciences Graduate School and Program Director of the Army-Baylor University MHA-MBA Program, a U.S. News Top 10 graduate healthcare management program. Dr. Bewley's research interests include leadership development and healthcare market strategy. Dr. Bewley serves on national and regional advisory boards including ACHE Regional Advisory Council and the Health Administration Press. Dr. Bewley is currently serving as President, Kentucky Chapter ACHE (2020-2022).
PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
MHA, Baylor University
BA, Virginia Military Institute
Awards / Honors
Teacher of the Year, Louisville Metroversity, 2017
Legion of Merit, United States Army, 2014
Army-Baylor MHA\MBA Faculty Teaching Award, 2007
Bewley, L. W. (2015). Understanding Value in the Healthcare Market. San Antonio Medicine.
Bewley, L. W., Bonica, M., Hernandez, R., Shewchuk, R. (2016). Mentorship Mediated by Life-Career Seasons: An Analysis of a Multi-Dimensional Model of Mentoring Among Career Groups of Military Officers. Global Journal of Management and Business Research.
Bewley, L. (2017). Power and Politics .
Bewley, L. W. (2017). Strategic Thinking: Developing Strategic Hypotheses. Department of Defense.