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Mission, Vision & Values


The mission of the Department of Public Health Sciences is to advance knowledge and scholarship in public health through its core activities in research, collaboration, education, and service to enable positive health outcomes locally, regionally, nationally, and globally.


Cultivating a healthier tomorrow through leadership in public health sciences.


Collaboration - Excellence - Innovation - Integrity

In all of our work, we strive to express the values we hold to be at the heart of our professional commitment including: Collaboration, Excellence, Innovation and Integrity and to act as role models for one another, our students and colleagues, and to the community at large.

Organizational Chart

The organizational structure displays the major components and positions within the department. These key positions comprise the Administrative Core, which is charged with working toward effective administration of Departmental activities.

DPHS Org Chart