Materials in this collection relate to the career of Stuart Altman, during his time teaching for, and serving as Dean of the Heller School for Social Policy and Managment. Record types include materials related to the administration of the Heller School, committee files, admissions and student files, budget materials, faculty meeting minutes, strategic planning materials, and photographs.
Stuart Altman joined Brandeis' Heller School for Social Policy and Management in 1976 as the Sol C. Chaikin Professor of National Health Policy. He previously held the position of Dean of the Heller School from 1977-1993, and from 2005-2008. Professor Altman also served as the interim President of Brandeis University from 1990-1991. He has published widely on the subject of federal and state health policy, as well as served on numerous state- and federal-level committees and task forces related to healthcare issues.
Source: Brandeis' Office of the President website