Latest NewsThe GRE requirement for our MPH program is waived for applicants looking to start in the Fall 2020 semester. Learn more.

Urban — Global Public Health

Faculty & Staff


Chair
Leslie Kantor, PhD, MPH
Chair & Professor
Department of Urban-Global Public Health
(201) 492-0604
CV




Michael D. Anestis, PhD Associate Professor; Executive Director, New Jersey Gun Violence Research Center.
Suicide, Firearms, Means Safety, Military
View Profile

Richard T. Barnes, JD Associate Professor; Assistant Director, New Jersey Gun Violence Research Center.
View Profile

Qiana Brown, PhD, MPH, LCSW Assistant Professor.
Substance Use Disorder epidemiology; maternal and child health; health disparities; urban health; mental health; social determinants of health; prevention science.
View Profile

Shauna Downs, PhD, MS Assistant Professor.
Food policy; value chains; sustainable diets; food environments.
View Profile

Devin English, PhD, (He/Him) Assistant Professor.
Critical health equity, Stigma, Discrimination, Minority Stress, Intersectionality, Black youth, LGBTQ health
View Profile

Ashley Grosso, PhD Assistant Professor.
HIV,  LGBTQ health, sex work, sex education, stigma, reproductive health, sub-Saharan Africa, quantitative methods, survey research, program evaluation
View Profile

Perry N. Halkitis, PhD, MS, MPH Dean & Professor
Director, CHIBPS.
LGBTQ; HIV; HPV; HCV; STIs; sexual health; drug abuse; mental health; syndemic; health care; health disparities; social determinants; behavioral medicine; applied statistics; psychometrics.
View Profile

Leslie Kantor, PhD, MPH Chair & Professor.
Sex education; sexual and reproductive health; LGBTQ health; digital health interventions; parent-child communication about sex; public support for sex education.
View Profile

Teri Lassiter, PhD, MPH Assistant Dean for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion and Assistant Professor.
Adolescent dating violence; youth violence prevention; Prisoner reentry in Newark, NJ.
View Profile

Mitchel Rosen, PhD Associate Professor.
Occupational safety and health; workforce development; public health practice; emergency planning; emergency preparedness; public health education.
View Profile

Stephan Schwander, MD, PhD Associate Professor.
Global public health; urban public health, tuberculosis; Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M.tb) immune responses; transmission of M.tb in communities; environmental health; air pollution particulate matter; particulate matter effects on human host immunity against M.tb.
View Profile

Vincent M. Silenzio, MD, MPH Professor.
global health, lgbtq health, mental health, wellbeing, data science, network science, machine learning, digital public health mHealth, eHealth, primary care, general medicine
View Profile

Pamela Valera, PhD, MSW Assistant Professor; Director of Doctoral Studies.
Cancer health disparities; cancer health outcomes in incarcerated populations; tobacco control; criminal justice and health.
View Profile