Environmental Sciences and Engineering Course List

This list is maintained directly by department staff and has the most accurate information on current course offerings. ENVR 205 Environmental Engineering Tools Semesters Offered: Spring | 3 Credit Hours | Instructor(s): Turpin | Syllabus Prerequisite, MATH 231. Introduction to mass, energy, and momentum transport applied to environmental problem solving. Students ask and answer policy-oriented questions (define systems,… Read more »

Environmental Sciences and Engineering Course Listing

All course schedules are available on the UNC Registrar’s website. Official ESE course descriptions taken from the UNC Undergraduate Record and the UNC Graduate Record are below. Additional courses may be added on a semester basis at the discretion of the department. If you have any questions about course offerings or descriptions, please contact the… Read more »

Health Behavior Alumni Serving in Puerto Rico

After Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico on September 20, 2017, the world watched as the island surveyed unfathomable damage that left many people without electricity, water or a way to communicate. Kate Thanel, MPH 2010 (left) and Chaunetta Jones, MPH 2013  (right) who also holds a doctoral degree from Rutgers, answered the call to serve… Read more »

Schedule of Environmental Sciences and Engineering Student Defenses (2018)

2014 Defenses 2015 Defenses 2016 Defenses 2017 Defenses 2018 Defenses (Click Title to see Seminar Flyer)

BSPH in Environmental Health Sciences Ambassadors 2018

Below are the current student ambassadors for the BSPH program in Environmental Health Sciences. These students are happy to answer questions you may have about the application process, the program, or student life in the Gillings School of Global Public Health – please feel free to get in touch with them. Eliza Harrison I have… Read more »

Health Behavior Alumni Updates, Fall 2017

Health Education  & Behavior released a special theme issue “Advancing the Science of Qualitative Research to Promote Health Equity (volume 44, Number 5, October 2017) and three members of the editorial team have  ties to the Department of Health Behavior.  Michelle Kegler  (DrPh in health behavior, 1995), who also earned an MPH  at the University… Read more »

For PhD Students

For Doctoral Students Graduate Student Handbook Guidelines for PhD Students Doctoral programs are administered by the Director of Graduate Studies. A checklist and timeline are available for doctoral students. This information is in the process of being revised (in particular, for coursework requirements please refer to the permission to take a written exam form). IMPORTANT:… Read more »

For Master’s Students

General Information Graduate Student Handbook NEW: All students intending to apply for the +1 Master’s should complete this form and submit it to the Student Services Office. Course Planning and Verification IMPORTANT: The Gillings School of Global Public Health (SPH) Office of Student Affairs maintains a page with Academic Forms, Policies and Support, which includes:… Read more »

For BSPH Students

General Information BSPH Handbook (PDF) Current BSPH students can find most of their forms on the BSPH Sakai site. The Gillings School’s Student Affairs Office has a range of resources for BSPH students (including course exemptions, course underload/overload forms, and so on). LEARNING CONTRACTS: All students undertaking an independent study, practicum or honors research (and… Read more »

Letter from the Chair, June 2017

Dear students, staff and faculty, It has been a month since graduation. The hallways in Rosenau Hall are quieter, and the pace has slowed down just a bit. A Carolina summer is in full bloom. The end of the semester occurred with its usual flurry. This year we paired the annual awards ceremony with the… Read more »