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Richard Callahan


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Professor at the University of San Francisco, with a joint faculty appointment in both the School of Nursing and Health Professions and the School of Management, and co-Director of the MPH program and Academic Director of the MA in Public Leadership. He is Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Public Leadership. He was a Fulbright Specialist Program Fellow for Istanbul Aydin University, Turkey and visiting researcher at Oxford University. For over 20 years, he has designed and delivered leadership programs international, nationally and for state governments across a range of government and nonprofit organizations. He is a Principal in the Consulting firm, TAP International.

History of Employment

School of Management
University of San Francisco
Sacramento Campus
USF Master of Public Health
Milbank Fund
Principal Partner
TAP International Consulting
Visiting Researcher
Campion Hall
Oxford University
Deputy Supervisor
County of Los Angeles
Primary Policy Areas

Government Operations/Innovation, Health Care, Infrastructure, International Aid And Development, Transportation

Primary Sector of Expertise


Primary Functions

Academic Faculty, Intergovernmental, Strategic Planning

Management Matters Podcast

Grand Challenge: Advance the Nation's Fiscal Health Grand Challenge: Foster Social Equity

Fall Meeting Preview: Intergovernmental Dimensions of Advancing the Economy, Health & Social Equity with Rich Callahan

Season: 1 Episode:78 | November 01, 2021

Show Notes:

On this episode, we welcome Rich Callahan, Professor at the University of San Francisco and Co-Director of the public health program. and Academy Fellow, to discuss the role of intergovernmental collaboration in solving public health issues, the future of this collaboration, and his recommendations for a better intergovernmental system.