Steve Kinder

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Current Appointment
Head, Division of Management

B.S., Nursing from Eastern Washington University, 1976
M.P.A., Portland State University, 1989

Steve Kinder is the Head of the Division of Management within the School of Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU). Steve has over forty years experience in healthcare management. He has served in a variety of progressive clinical and leadership roles in community hospitals, national health systems and physician clinics, most recently as CEO of a specialty hospital in Portland, Oregon. Steve has fifteen years experience as a speaker and consultant on healthcare leadership, governance and operational excellence.

Steve currently serves as Division Head and full-time faculty within the Division of Management. He teaches Strategy, Leadership, and Operations in the Healthcare MBA and Master of Science in Healthcare Management programs. 


MGT 549 Business Intelligence

MGT 561 Financial Reporting

MGT 572 Financial Management

MGT 576 Executive Decision Making