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Faculty and Staff

Faculty and staff in the Community Health and Prevention department are listed below. You can also filter faculty by research interest in the Research section.

Faculty

Affiliate Faculty

Lisa Bond, PhD, Managing Director, Research and Evaluation
Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC)
Ph.D. in Psychology from Temple University

Linda Fleisher, PhD, MPH, Associate Research Professor
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Fox Chase Cancer Center
PhD in Health Studies/Health Communications from Temple University

Hannah Lawman, PhD, Director, Research and Evaluation
Philadelphia Department of Public Health
Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of South Carolina-Columbia

Paul Shattuck, PhD, MSSW, Senior Fellow
Mathematica
Ph.D. in Social Welfare from the University of Wisconsin-Madison

Sheldon Sloan, MD, M Bioethics, Vice President & Etrasimod GI Program Leader
Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
M.D. from the Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center

Secondary Faculty

Elizabeth Hassrick, PhD, Assistant Professor
A.J. Drexel Autism Institute
Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Chicago

Sharrona Pearl, PhD, Associate Teaching Professor
College of Nursing and Health Professions
Ph.D. in the History of Science from Harvard

Diana Robins, PhD, Professor and Director, A.J. Drexel Autism Institute
Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology with a concentration in Neuropsychology from the University of Connecticut

Giacomo Vivanti, Associate, A.J. Drexel Autism Institute
Ph.D. in Cognitive Science from the University of Siena (Italy)

Adjunct Faculty

Janna Ataiants, DrPH, Post-Doctoral Fellow
DrPH in Public Health – Community Health & Prevention from Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University

Jason Chernesky, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D. in History and Sociology of Science from University of Pennsylvania

Celeste Marin, PhD, Global Health Consultant
Ph.D. in Demography and Population Studies from Princeton University

Udara Perera, DrPH, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
DrPH in Public Health – Community Health & Prevention from Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University

Alex Radunsky, ScD, MPH, Director of Global Health & Policy
Institute of Technology and Global Health
Sc.D. in Global Health and Population from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Erica Roberts, PhD, MHS, Senior Research Associate
James Bell Associates
Ph.D. in Behavioral and Community Health from the University of Maryland College Park

Joshua Rosenberger, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Biobehavioral Health
Penn State – College of Health & Human Development
Ph.D. in Health Behavior from Indiana University

Augusta Villanueva, PhD, Associate Professor Emeritus, Dornsife School of Public Health
Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Texas at Austin

Nicole Welk-Joerger, PhD, Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellow
North Carolina State University
Ph.D. in History and Sociology of Science from the University of Pennsylvania

Department Staff

Wendy Thurman
Business Manager
wmt29@drexel.edu
P: 267.359.6071

Sandy Le
Administrative Coordinator
spl62@drexel.edu

Sabrina DeVose
Program Manager
sjd59@drexel.edu