Carla Jackie Sampson, PhD, MBA, FACHE, is a clinical associate professor and the director of the Health Policy and Management Program and online Master of Health Administration Program at New York University’s Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, where she teaches courses in strategy, executive leadership, human resources management, and healthcare system organization. Her research interests include healthcare workforce policy, the impact of structural racism on the social determinants of health, and anchor mission strategy development.
She is co-editor of Human Resources in Healthcare: Managing for Success, fifth edition (Health Administration Press, 2021) and co-editor of Fundamentals of Human Resources for Healthcare, third edition (Health Administration Press, 2023). She is board certified in healthcare management and is a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, for which she serves as editor of the quarterly publication Frontiers of Health Services Management.
A native of Trinidad and Tobago, she is passionate about Trinidad Carnival (of course), music, fitness, travel, photography, vegan cuisine, and all things mixology.