Scott Greer

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Scott Greer

Associate Professor, Health Management and Policy, Public Health

Department of Health Management and Policy
School of Public Health
109 Observatory, 2029

Phone: 734.936.1217
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  • Affiliation(s)
    • School of Public Health
  • About

    Scott L. Greer, PhD, is Associate Professor of Health Management and Policy at the University of Michigan School of Public Health and is Senior Research Fellow at the London School of Economics (LSE Health). He also serves on the Scientific Council of the European Social Observatory. Before coming to Michigan, he taught at University College London. Author or editor of six books, his most recent are The Politics of European Union Health Policy and Devolution and Social Citizenship in the United Kingdom. Greer has published in journals including BMJ, European Union Politics, Journal of European Public Policy, Journal of European Social Policy, Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, and the Journal of Social Policy.

    Selected publications:
    • Greer, Scott L., ed., Special Issue. “Bacteria without Borders: The Europeanization of Communicable Disease Control,” Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 37(1), 2012 (provisional scheduling).
    • Costa, Joan, and Scott L. Greer, eds. Federalism and Decentralization in European Health and Social Care: Policy Innovation, Competition and Cohesion. (Under contract with Palgrave Macmillan for 2012 publication.


  • Education
    • Ph.D., Political Science, Northwestern University, 2003
    • B.A., Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1996.
  • Awards
    • NSF grant, “Implementing Supranational Justice: The European Court of Justice as Policymaker,” 2008-09
    • Nuffield Trust grant, “Health Policy between Devolution and Europe,” 2005-07
    • Nuffield Trust for research and seminars on the role of intergovernmental relations and the European Union in UK health policy since devolution, 2003-04.