Jerusha Weaver

Jerusha Weaver, MPH, CHES

Project Manager
Department of Epidemiology

Service Activities

Jerusha was a US Peace Corps Volunteer in Tanzania from 2007-2010 and lived in Tanzania and South Africa from 2007-2020 before moving back to the US in early 2020.

Staff/Administrative Duties

- Assist with multiple epidemiologic studies focused on eye diseases in the US and Africa

- Oversee data collection teams to ensure high-quality data collection, prepare reports, manage budgets and assist with manuscript preparation and submission

-Provide support for grant submissions for future studies

- Provide oversight for graduate students and data managers, travel to Ethiopia and other countries in Africa to assist with study setup, monitoring and troubleshooting


  • MPH, Health Promotion and Education, Loma Linda University, 2012
  • BA, Government and International Politics, Goerge Mason University, 2004