Joseph Morrissey, PhD

Professor Emeritus
Department of Health Policy and Management
104 Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research
725 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
CB #7590
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7590

Joseph Morrissey in the Gillings News

Honors and Awards

Steve Banks Mentoring Award
2009, American Public Health Association

Research Activities

  • Mental health
  • Substance abuse
  • Justice services/policy
  • Interorganizational systems
  • Managed care
  • Depression in primary care
  • Families and autism


  • BS, Social Science and Philosophy, Holy Cross College, 1963
  • MA, Sociology, Clark University, 1966
  • PhD, Sociology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1975