Global Faculty Members


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Who We Are  |   What We Do   |   Where We Work


Who We Are

Browse our global faculty members by department and program.

Click on each department heading to see faculty members


What We Do

The Gillings School of Global Public Health has expertise in almost every imaginable area of public health. Learn more about the strengths and expertise of our faculty, students, and staff who are making an impact on public health around the world. These overviews capture only a fraction of the important research, teaching, and public service efforts happening at Gillings.

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Where We Work

Gillings School faculty members are leaders in determining risk factors for cancer, using technology to reduce the health impacts of diabetes, creating policy changes to discourage young people from smoking, and designing better ways to reach millions with clean, safe water and sanitation. The lessons we learn globally often are used to save lives and transform public health in North Carolina, and research conducted here has impact and relevance around the world. Last year nearly half of our faculty members research grants and contracts had a global health focus.

Click on each region to see countries. Click the country to see which faculty members have expertise in the selected country*

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Many of our global leaders also work in global centers and institutes around UNC-Chapel Hill. Below are several:

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Solving problems. Finding answers. These are the essence of leadership at the Gillings School.