Bachelor of Arts Sociology, Northeastern Illinois University; Masters in Public Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago; DBA, the Swiss Management Center University.
Dr. Hilentzaris has served as a healthcare senior manager/administrator for 15 years in the United States, at La Rabida Children’s Hospital, a University of Chicago teaching and education site. She has also taught in various educational institutions in Greece and the U.S.
She is the Healthcare Management Program Coordinator, an undergraduate program within the Management Department of the School of Business. Dr. Hilentzaris has been a member of Deree Management faculty since 2014. She has taught courses in the areas of: Healthcare, Management, Organizational Behavior, Organization Development and Change, Human Resources, Corporate Social Responsibility.
Her research interests include strategic leadership, innovation and organizational evolution, and strategic management.