Janne Eileen Postma

Janne Eileen Postma
Adjunct Faculty - Health & Physical Education
265 Matthaei

Office Hours: By appointment.

(313) 5770-4265

  • M.Ed., Health Education, Wayne State University - 1988
  • BS, Human Services, University of Detroit - 1980   
  • R.N., Buffalo General Hospital School of Nursing - 1969
  • Michigan R.N. License # 4704083503


Ms. Postma is a Registered Nurse, graduate of the Buffalo General Hospital School of Nursing. She earned her B.S. in Human Services from the University of Detroit and an M.Ed from WSU in Health Education.

 She worked as a Registered Nurse at St. Joseph Hospital. She was employed  as a Health Educator for Macomb County Health Department for several years and as Coordinator of Health Promotion/Risk Reduction at the Macomb County Health Department.

Ms. Postma is adjunct faculty for Davenport University as well as WSU in the areas of Health Education and Public Health.


To prepare and present class content relevant to Health Education

Academic Interests

  • Teaching in the areas of Health Education and Public Health

Area Of Expertise

  • Health Education and Public Health

Courses Taught

  • Dynamics of Personal Health

Community Engagement Activities

  • Member, Healthy Kids Coalition of Macomb County
  • Member, Health Committee, Parish Nursing, St. Kieran Church
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