Justin Benzer, PhD

Justin Benzer, PhD

Research Associate Professor

Health Policy and Management
212 Adriance Lab Rd
1266 TAMU
College Station, Texas   77843-1266

Phone: 979.436.9438

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Education and Training

Health Services Research Post-doctoral Fellowship, October 2010

Center for Organization, Leadership, and Management Research

Department of Veterans Affairs, Boston, MA

PhD in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, August 2008

Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

A Dyadic-Interactional Perspective of Implicit Trait Policies

Mindy Bergman (Chair), Winfred Arthur, Jr., Stephanie Payne, & Murray Barrick

MS in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, December 2006

Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

You Must Be Creative! Performance Feedback on Intrinsic Motivation and Creativity.

Mindy Bergman (Chair), Winfred Arthur, Jr., & Richard Woodman

BA in Psychology, May 2004

University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts

Research Interests

  • Industrial Psychology
  • Organizational Physchology 
  • Career Development
  • Health Services
  • Texas Veterans Healthcare
  • Chronic Medical Conditions
  • Mental Health Conditions

Recent Publications

  • Benzer, J.K., Charns, M.P, Hamdan,S. & Afable, M.A. (in press). The role of organizational structure in readiness for change: A conceptual integration. Manuscript submitted to Health Services Management Research.

  • Young, G., Rickles, N., Benzer, J.K., Dangi, A. (in press). Management of Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans and Medication Adherence: A conceptual framework and empirical analysis. Medical Care.

  • Benzer, J.K., Mohr, D.C., Evans, L. Young, G., Stolzmann, K.L., Meterko, M., White, B, Osatuke, K., Moore, S, Nealon-Seibert, M. & Charns, M.P. (in press). Team process variation across diabetes quality of care trajectories. Medical Care Research and Review. DOI: 10.1177/1077558715617380.

  • Singer, S.J., Benzer, J.K., Hamdan, S. (2015). Improving healthcare quality and safety: The role of collective learning. Journal of Health Care Leadership, 2015(7), 91-107. doi: dx.doi.org/10.2147/JHL.S70115. 

  • Benzer, J. K., Cramer, I. E., Burgess, J. F., Mohr, D. C., Sullivan, J. L. & Charns, M. P. (2015). Personal and standardized coordination in integrated care implementation. BMC Health Services Research, 15(1):448. doi: 10.1186/s12913-015-1079-6.