In the School of Public Health, our greatest strength is our exceptional faculty and staff. Our faculty is comprised of experienced practitioners and dedicated teachers who are committed to serving others and to the growth and development of their students.

Employment opportunities

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Christson Adedoyin
Associate Professor
Department of Social Work
Office: 1600 CHS Building 1
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Victoria E. Allen, CFRE
Senior Advancement Officer
McWhorter School of Pharmacy and School of Public Health
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M. Ahinee Amamoo, Ph.D., M.S.
Associate Professor
Department of Public Health
Office: 1621 CHS Building 1
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Lisa Baker, Ph.D., LCSW
Professor and Chair
Department of Social Work
Office: 1605 CHS Building 1
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Amy Cameron, M.S., RD, LD
Instructor and Director, Dietetic Internship
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
Office: 1611 CHS Building 1
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Rachel Casiday, Ph.D., M.Sc.
Associate Professor
Department of Public Health
Office: 1624 CHS Building 1
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David P. Cecil, Ph.D., LCSW
Associate Professor
Department of Social Work
Office: 1593 CHS Building 1
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Katie Colbert Coate, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor and Program Director, M.S. in Nutrition
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
Office: 1611 CHS Building 1
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Sue Collins
Administrative Assistant
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
Office: WS-1617B CHS Building 1
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Rachel Copeland, Ph.D., LCSW, PIP, RPT-S
Assistant Professor
Department of Social Work
Office: 1596 CHS Building 1
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Kim Davey, Ph.D., M.B.A., M.A.
Associate Professor
Department of Public Health
Office: 1626 CHS Building 1
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Karen Eddins, M.B.A.
Recruiter
Office: 1124F CHS Building 1
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Keith Elder
Dean and Professor
Office: 1478 CHS Building 1
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Angela Fuller Grace
Assistant to the Dean
Office: WS-1478 CHS Building 1
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Rachel Joy Hagues, Ph.D., M.S.W.
Assistant Professor
Department of Social Work
Office: 1599 CHS Building 1
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Abby Haley, M.S.
Academic Advisor
Office of Enrollment Management and Student Services
Office: 1115 CHS Building 1
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Megan Kaal, M.S., M.B.A., RDN, LD
Instructor and Clinical Coordinator, Dietetic Internship
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
Office: 1613 CHS Building 1
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Lakesha Kinnerson, MPH, RHIA, CPHQ
Assistant Professor
Department of Health Informatics and Information Management
Office: 1597 CHS Building 1
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Melissa Galvin Lumpkin, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Professor and Chair
Department of Public Health
Office: 1620 CHS Building 1
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Suresh Mathews, Ph.D., FACN, FICS
Professor and Chair
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
Office: 1610 CHS Building 1
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Dennis McCay, Ph.D., M.B.A., CPM
Assistant Professor
Department of Healthcare Administration
Office: 1601 CHS Building 1
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Tom R. McDougal, D.Sc., M.S.H.A, M.B.A., FACHE
Assistant Professor
Department of Healthcare Administration
Office: 1615 CHS Building 1
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Keith Pearson, Ph.D., RD, LD
Assistant Professor
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
Office: 1608 CHS Building 1
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Carol J. Ratcliffe, D.N.P., RN, COI, FACHE
Professor and Chair
Department of Healthcare Administration
Office: 1606 CHS Building 1
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Jennifer Farrar Ricketts
Administrative Assistant
Department of Social Work
Office: WS12 CHS Building 1
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David E. Robbins, Ph.D., M.S.E.E.
Assistant Professor
Department of Health Informatics and Information Management
Office: 1580 CHS Building 1
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C. Jean Roberson, D.S.W., LICSW
Assistant Professor and Director of Field Education
Department of Social Work
Office: 1603 CHS Building 1
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Donna Seibels, M.S., RD, LD, FAND
Assistant Professor and Director, Didactic Program in Dietetics and Clinical Coordinator
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
Office: 1609 CHS Building 1
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Patricia H. Terry, Ph.D., RD, LD, FAND
Professor and Food Labs Director
Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
Office: 1607 CHS Building 1
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Sarah Waller
Marketing and Communication Manager
McWhorter School of Pharmacy and School of Public Health
Office: 1315 CHS Building 1