Gillings Global Gateway™

Leena Nylander-French, PhD, professor of environmental sciences and engineering, and Karin Yeatts, PhD, research assistant professor of epidemiology, are collaborators on a $2.5 million NIEHS grant to study the relationship of indoor air pollutants, health and poverty in Rwanda.
Message from the Executive Director
"This office for global health can facilitate teaching, research and service opportunities for students and faculty that move from North Carolina outward to the world." Read more.
Jim Herrington, PhD, MPH
Executive Director
The Gillings Global Gateway™ is a strategy. A portal. A dynamic unit promoting UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health’s global activities in four interconnected areas:

  • research to implementation
  • global partnerships
  • outreach and communications
  • global learning


Learn more about us and our commitment to making a difference across North Carolina and around the world.

Ebola Information Portal: Provides links regarding the Ebola outbreak and preparedness efforts by local, state, federal and global agencies; and UNC.

  • Gillings alumni are working to address the needs of communities regarding the Ebola outbreak. Meet some of them here!

Global Offerings

The Gillings School offers two types of Certificates in Global Health. Starting summer of 2015, we will offer a MPH with an Online Global Public Health track.

Internships & Funding

The Gillings Global Gateway™ helps administer several funded global fellowships and internships.  See them here along with other opportunities!

Photo by UNC SPH; Anand Aprajita
International Students

The Gillings School welcomes students from around the world.  Learn about the opportunities provided for our current and prospective international students.