Our Mission

The Department of Environmental Health Science's mission is to develop and transmit knowledge about the links between health and the environment, and to educate scientists and public health leaders who can design science-based policies to address current and future environmental health challenges.

Department Chair: Michael Jerrett, PhD

Number of Students: 52 Master's and 16 Doctoral

Number of Faculty: 10 Ladder Faculty, 11 Jointly Appointed Faculty and 6 Adjunct Faculty.