Katie Fischer, PhD

Dean of the College of Health and Science

Dr. Katie Fischer is the Dean of the College of Health and Science at Concordia University, St. Paul. Since joining the faculty in 2010, she has developed and taught in-class and online courses related to public health, exercise science, and health care administration.

Dr. Fischer is an alumna of Concordia-St. Paul, having received both her bachelors in Kinesiology and her masters in Organizational Management from the university. In 2016, she received her doctorate in Public Health Advocacy and Leadership from Capella University.

Dr. Fischer’s background in higher education includes administration of in-class and online programs, development of new programs, and collaborative programming.

About Concordia St. Paul

Concordia University, St. Paul is a comprehensive Christian liberal arts university, one of 10 affiliated with the Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod. Since our founding in 1893, Concordia University has been preparing students for successful careers and meaningful lives by providing an educational experience that is responsive, relevant and real.

Our focus on student success creates a caring, supportive and energetic environment that makes Concordia a place that stands out for its warmth, character and academic strength. Backgrounds, cultural heritage and ages of students vary widely, yet all have found a welcoming, accepting place to grow academically, spiritually and interpersonally.