Jeannine MatzJeannine Matz

Dean of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Health Science Program Chair

Courses Taught

  • Physiology
  • Anatomy
  • Pathophysiology
  • Health Care Administration


  • BA, Saint Mary’s University
  • MS, University of North Dakota
  • PhD, University of North Dakota

Professional Memberships

  • American Physiological Society
  • Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society
  • Iowa Physiological Society
  • Society of Osteopathic Medical Educators

Professional Projects/Research Interests

  • Heat Shock Proteins
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Education Scholarly Activities
  • Quality of Life
  • Pathways to Health Care Careers

Community Service Involvement

  • Catechist at SS John and Paul Catholic Church, Altoona, IA
  • Pastoral Council for SS John and Paul Catholic Church
  • Board Member of Kids Klub for Southeast Polk Schools
Quick Links

Jeannine Matz, PhD
Dean of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Health Science Program Chair
(515) 643-6703

Office Location

Building 2, Rm. 250

Office Hours
By appointment

Mailing Address
Mercy College of Health Sciences
928 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309-1239