Faculty Directory and Research Interests

Acting Assistant Professor
PhD (University of Washington)
Etiology of obesity associated disorders, Atherosclerosis and insulin resistance, Macrophage biology and inflammation, Atherosclerosis progression, Cardiovascular disease, Lipid and glucose metabolism, Diet-environment interaction and health outcomes, Socio-economic status diet-related health outcomes and obesity, and the effect of diet composition on lipids
Professor
PhD (University of Washington)
Children's Environmental Health, Behavioral Toxicology/Teratology
Principal Lecturer
MSPH (University of Washington), MSN (University of Washington)
Industrial hygiene and safety professional practice, Occupational Health Policy, Adult Education strategies
Professor
PhD (University of California (Davis))
Infectious disease exposure and diagnosis, focusing on mycobaterial diseases
Senior Lecturer
ScD (Harvard University), SM (Harvard University)
Exposure assessment methodologies utilizing direct reading instrumentation and video exposure monitoring.

Professor
PharmD (University of Milan (Italy))
Neurotoxicology, signal-transduction systems in developmental neurotoxicity, molecular mechanisms of neurotoxicity, biochemical markers of neurotoxicity, children's health, food additives and contaminants, genetic susceptibility, in vitro toxicology, pesticides and children, alcohol, cell-cell interactions in developmental neurotoxicity, toxicology of brominated flame retardants, neurotoxicity of diesel exhaust,, paraoxonase 2, gender-differences in oxidative stress and neurotoxicity
Lecturer
PhD (University of Montana)
Assistant Professor
PhD (University of Kansas Medical Center)
1) how developmental exposure to environmental chemicals reprograms the epigenetic memory and the nuclear receptors PXR and CAR signaling to modulate drug metabolism and transport during and beyond childhood; and 2) how the gut mcrobiome modulates the ontogeny of genes that are involved in drug metabolism and obesity, and how the developmental reprogramming of gut microbiome by probiotics and antibiotics modulate pediatric pharmacology and childhood obesity.
Associate Professor
MD (Tufts University), MPH (University of Washington)
Environmental and occupational health problems in Southeast Asia, workplace noise exposure and noise-induced hearing loss
Professor
PhD (University of Kansas Medical Center)
Biochemical toxicology, aflatoxin carcinogenesis, glutathione-mediated biotransformation of toxic chemicals, genetic susceptibility to environmental carcinogens, 'gene-environment' interactions
Professor
PhD (Michigan State University)
Developmental toxicology, risk assessment methodologies, molecular mechanisms of metals and pesticides
Professor
PhD (University of California (Berkeley)), MPH (University of California (Berkeley))
Evaluation of environmental health risks in special populations, such as children, farm workers, and farm producers.
Research Professor
MD (George Washington University), MPH (University of California (Berkeley))
Occupational injury, neurological epidemiology, outcomes research
Professor and Dean
DrPH (Harvard University), MPH (Harvard University), MD (University of Pennsylvania)
Climate change and health, Energy policy and health, The Built Environment and health
Professor
PhD (Duke University), MEM (Duke University)
Aquatic Toxicology, Drug Metabolism, Pesticides, Metals, olfactory injury, Superfund Sites, Toxicogenomics, zebrafish,, oxidative stress, PBDEs
Lecturer
MSPH (University of Washington)
Construction safety, OSHA/WISHA Training Institute, occupational health and safety, hazardous waste site cleanup, UW-OSHA Region X Train-the-Trainer Class Coordinator, workers compensation claims reduction
Associate Professor
PhD (University of California (Berkeley)), MS (University of California (Berkeley))
Ergonomics, bioengineering, whole body vibration, computer-related disorders, developing hardware and software technologies for assessing exposures to physical risk factors
Professor and Chair
PhD (University of Washington)
Environmental chemistry, detection and fate of chemical hazards in natural and man-made environments
Associate Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MD (University of Washington), MS (University of Washington)
Pediatric Environmental Health; ambient Air Pollution; asthma; pesticides; global children's environmental health; farmworker health
Professor
MD (University of Michigan), MPH (University of Washington)
Environmental and occupational epidemiology, health effects of diesel exhaust exposures, environmental factors in cardiovascular and respiratory disease, occupational asthma, traffic-related air pollution and environmental health
Professor
PhD (Michigan State University), MS (Michigan State University)
Glutathione metabolism, analytical cytology, in vitro toxicology, transgenic models, toxicology of reactive oxygen/nitrogen species, toxicogenomics, nanotoxicology, systems toxicology
Professor
PhD (Stanford University), MS (Harvard University)
Human exposure assessment, environmental risk assessment, hazardous waste management, soil cleanup, water quality
Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MSChE (University of Washington)
Cardiovascular disease and traffic
Associate Professor
PhD (University of North Carolina), MS (Indiana University), JD (University of Kansas)

Development of methods for detection of viruses and bacteria in water and food, environmental surveillance for viruses, market prevalence of foodborne pathogens, recovery of bacterial and viruses from surfaces, freshwater toxic cyanobacteria blooms, viruses of anaerobic digesters, microbiological quality of produce, irrigation and produce wash water quality, bioaerosol sampling, quantitative microbial risk assessment (QMRA), health and environmental co-benefits of adaptive responses to climate impacts, infection control, indicators of fecal contamination, comparative adsorption of enteric viruses in soil and groundwater, phage ecology, survival and persistence of pathogenic microorganisms, impact of CAFOs on microbiological quality of water, soil, and vegetation, alternative methods of water and wastewater disinfection, surface disinfection, biosafety, mathematical models for exposure assessment, policy implications of infectious agents, poliovirus eradication

Acting Assistant Professor
PhD (University of North Carolina (Chapel Hill))
Research is focused on characterizing sources of pollution and preventing human exposure to environmental pollutants, in air and water: Nitrate contamination of household wells and point-of-use water treatment in rural populations; Cortisol as a biomarker of stress in children or shift-work in adults; Differential spectroscopy as predictive measure of disinfection byproduct potential; Iodinated disinfection byproduct potential of point-of-use drinking water disinfectants; Woodsmoke source apportionment of ambient fine particulate matter (PM2.5); Measurement of chemical markers of exposure to woodsmoke and diesel exhaust in environmental and occupational settings; Oxidative removal of algal toxins during drinking water disinfection Formation and removal of disinfection byproducts during drinking water treatment
Associate Professor
MD (University of Washington), MPH (Yale University)

Zoonoses; diseases of animal workers; zoonotic influenza infections; emerging infectious disease; animal sentinels of environmental health hazards; noise and hearing loss

Professor
PhD (University of Washington)
Environmental Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and Vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE), Microbial food contaminants, Waterborne pathogenic microorganisms, Public Health microbiology, Children's health, Antibiotic resistant bacteria, Mercury resistant bacteria
Professor
PhD (University of Wisconsin)
Mechanisms of atherogenisis and macrophage biology
Professor
PhD (University of Michigan), MS (Harvard University)
Exposure assessments in the context of retrospective, cross-sectional and prospective epidemiology studies and health and safety needs of workers in precarious jobs; Characterization and control of welding fume exposures in shipbuilding and other industries; Investigations in the mining, construction, waste handling, and primary and secondary metal industries; Evaluating the effectiveness of organizational interventions to improve safety and health performance; Developing effective health and safety programs for contingent and immigrant workers
Associate Professor
MS (University of California (Berkeley)), PhD (University of California (Berkeley))
Exposure assessment, Air pollution exposure measurement and modeling, Community noise measurement and modeling, Epidemiologic infectious disease transmission modeling, Mobile phone-based exposure science, Low-cost sensor systems
Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MSc (Johns Hopkins University)
Air pollution health effect and occupational epidemiological studies, estimation of health effects from environmental and occupational exposures, exposure modeling, measurement error in health effects studies, incorporating group information in epidemiologic studies
Associate Professor
PhD (University of British Columbia (Canada)), MSc (University of Waikato)
Air Pollution Monitoring and Modeling, Ambient Air Pollutants, Analytical Chemistry, Biological Monitoring, Biomarkers, Cholinesterase monitoring, Diesel Exhaust, Exposure Assessment, Indoor Air, Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Hygiene, Occupational Exposure, Pesticides, Polycyclic Hydrocarbons, Trace Contaminants, Wood Smoke
Assistant Professor
MD (Yale University), MPH (Johns Hopkins University)
Musculoskeletal disorder etiology, prevention, and management; occupational health services and outcomes; health effects of environmental exposures in occupational populations
Senior Lecturer
MPH (University of Michigan), DAAS
Environmental public health practice, law and regulation; policy analysis; decision making; program planning and evaluation; education of environmental health workforce; housing; zoonotic disease; vector control; environmental health policy
Professor
MD (University of Colorado), MSc (Harvard University)
Health effects of air pollution; Occupational lung disease
Professor
PhD (University of Washington), MS (Wuhan University (China))
Mechanisms for regulation of apoptosis in animal cells; Mechanisms of neurogenesis
Professor and Associate Chair
PhD (University of California (Berkeley)), MS (University of California (Berkeley))
Optical remote sensing of chemicals in the environment, physical agents in the workplace: noise, vibration, non-ionizing radiation
ADJUNCT FACULTY
A courtesy title extended only to a regular or research faculty member who holds a primary appointment in another department.
Adjunct Professor
MD, MPH
Adjunct Associate Professor
MD, MS, BS
Adjunct Associate Professor
PhD, MSN/MPH
Adjunct Associate Professor
Adjunct Assistant Professor
PhD, MS
Adjunct Professor
PhD, MA
Adjunct Professor
PhD
Adjunct Research Professor
Adjunct Associate Professor
Adjunct Associate Professor
PhD, MD
Adjunct Associate Professor
MPH, MD
Adjunct Professor
PhD
CLINICAL FACULTY
A courtesy title conferred at the appropriate professorial rank, usually to someone with a primary appointment with an outside agency or nonacademic unit of the University, or in private practice. Clinical faculty make substantial contributions to University programs by working with faculty.
Clinical Professor
Clinical Associate Professor
MD, MPH
Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Instructor
MPH, MD, PhD
Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Professor
Clinical Professor
Clinical Professor
Clinical Assistant Professor
MD, MS
Clinical Professor
Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Instructor
MS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Professor
Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Assistant Professor
AFFILIATE FACULTY
Requires qualifications comparable to those for appointment to the corresponding professorial rank. These appointments recognize the professional contributions of those whose principal employment responsibilities lie outside the colleges or schools of the University. Affiliate faculty make substantial contributions to University programs by working with faculty.
Affiliate Assistant Professor
MHS, ScD
Affiliate Associate Professor
Affiliate Associate Professor
Affiliate Associate Professor
PhD
Affiliate Professor
Affiliate Assistant Professor
Affiliate Associate Professor
Affiliate Professor
Affiliate Professor
MD, MPH
Affiliate Instructor
MS
Affiliate Professor
Affiliate Professor
PhD, MS
Affiliate Professor
Affiliate Professor
Affiliate Instructor
MST
Affiliate Associate Professor
MA
Affiliate Associate Professor
PhD, MS
Affiliate Instructor
PhD, MPH
Affiliate Professor
MD, MPH
Affiliate Assistant Professor
MA
Affiliate Professor
PhD, MS
Affiliate Assistant Professor
PhD
Affiliate Assistant Professor
PhD
Affiliate Associate Professor
Affiliate Professor
PhD
Affiliate Associate Professor
Affiliate Instructor
Affiliate Professor
PhD, MS
Affiliate Associate Professor
PhD, MD
Affiliate Assistant Professor
MS, JD
Affiliate Assistant Professor
Affiliate Professor
Affiliate Professor
Affiliate Professor
PhD
Affiliate Associate Professor
Affiliate Assistant Professor
Affiliate Instructor
MSPH
Affiliate Associate Professor
Affiliate Professor
Affiliate Instructor
MS
Affiliate Assistant Professor
Affiliate Professor
PhD, BS
Affiliate Professor
Affiliate Assistant Professor
PhD, MSE
Affiliate Instructor
MS, Executive MBA
Affiliate Instructor
Affiliate Associate Professor
DrPH, MPH
Affiliate Associate Professor
Affiliate Associate Professor
Affiliate Professor
EMERITUS FACULTY
An appointment given to a retiring faculty member whose scholarly, teaching or service records has been meritorious. Usually at least 10 years prior service on the faculty.
Associate Professor Emeritus
Senior Lecturer Emeritus
Associate Professor Emeritus
Senior Lecturer Emeritus
MSPH
Professor Emeritus
Professor Emeritus
PhD, MS
Professor Emeritus
PhD
Senior Lecturer Emeritus
MS
Professor Emeritus
DSc
Senior Lecturer Emeritus
BA
Clinical Associate Professor Emeritus
Professor Emeritus
Professor Emeritus
PhD, MA
Professor Emeritus
Research Professor Emeritus
PhD, MPH, MS