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Master of Public Health (MPH)

Executive Board Faculty

Marie Diener-West
Professor
Biostatistics

Marie Diener-West, PhD ’84, Chair of MPH Program and Professor of Biostatistics, teaches and collaborates in the design, conduct, and analysis of multicenter clinical trials.

Floyd Bryant
Professor
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Randy Bryant, PhD, studied mechanistic enzymology and now trains future scientists and public health leaders in the classroom, teaching biochemistry, and mentoring students.

David Chin
Distinguished Scholar
Health Policy and Management

David Chin, MD, MBA focuses on transforming health systems and academic medical centers for success under value-based health care models.

Meghan Davis
Associate Professor
Environmental Health and Engineering

Meghan Davis, DVM, PhD '12, MPH '08, studies the interface of bacteria and hosts to reduce microbe-mediated diseases in people and animals.

David Dowdy
Professor
Epidemiology

David Dowdy, MD, PhD '08, ScM ’02, studies the implementation of interventions to fight tuberculosis, the world's most deadly infectious disease.

Assistant Professor
Population, Family and Reproductive Health

Dylan B. Jackson, PhD '15, MS, focuses on promoting the health and well-being of children, youth, and families in the face of violence, adversity, and exposure to the criminal legal system.

Sukon Kanchanaraksa
Teaching Professor
Epidemiology

Sukon Kanchanaraksa, PhD ’86, MHS ’79, leads a team of instructional designers in the Center for Teaching and Learning to support academic and continuing educational activities.

Gary Ketner
Professor
Molecular Microbiology and Immunology

Gary Ketner, PhD, studies the fundamental molecular biology of DNA-containing human viruses and their role in preventing diseases of public health importance.   

Sabriya Linton
Associate Professor
Mental Health

Sabriya Linton, PhD ’13, MPH, uses a health equity lens and mixed methodologies to study how local and macro-level factors influence substance use, mental health, related sequelae.

John McGready
Teaching Professor
Biostatistics

John McGready, PhD '08, ScM, shares the joy, importance, and utility of biostatistics with students, and works closely with faculty and clinicians on public-health research.

Jon Vernick
Professor
Health Policy and Management

Jon Vernick, JD, MPH '94, promotes and evaluates the ways the law can be used as a tool to promote public health, particularly in the areas of injury and violence prevention.