Dr. Lawrence Fulton
Office: Encino Hall (EH), Room 263
Larry Fulton is an Associate Professor of Health Administration for Texas State University. His research applies advanced quantitative methods to support decision making within the medical industry. Dr. Fulton has more than 50 peer-reviewed journal articles and proceedings as well as external grants and book chapters.
Dr. Fulton retired from the Army Medical Department after attaining the rank of colonel. His highest peacetime award is the Legion of Merit, and he earned the Bronze Star as well as Air Medals during various combat operations.
Larry received his Ph.D. in Management Science & Information Systems (Decision Science & Statistics concentration) from the University of Texas at Austin as well as the Master of Science in Statistics (MSStat). He holds additional graduate degrees in health administration (Baylor), human resources management (Troy), strategy (Army War College), and military science (Command and General Staff College).
Dr. Fulton is a Chartered Scientist and Statistician, Royal Statistical Society (CStat CSci); a Professional Statistician, American Statistical Association (PStat); a Certified Analytics Professional, Institute of Operations Research & Management Science (CAP); a Certified Quality Engineer and Six Sigma Black Belt, American Society for Quality (CQE CSSBB); and a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE). A former medical evacuation pilot, he remains an active civilian aviator.