UNC-Chapel Hill

UNC-Chapel Hill UNC-Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, 27514, NC, US



The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the nation’s first public university, is a global higher education leader known for innovative teaching, research and public service. A member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, Carolina regularly ranks as the best value for academic quality in U.S. public higher education. Now in its third century, the University offers 77 bachelor’s, 113 master’s, 68 doctorate and seven professional degree programs through 14 schools and the College of Arts and Sciences. Every day, faculty – including two Nobel laureates – staff and students shape their teaching, research and public service to meet North Carolina’s most pressing needs in every region and all 100 counties. Carolina’s more than 308,000 alumni live in all 50 states and 150 countries. More than 167,000 live in North Carolina.



Experts (204)

Jason  West, Ph.D., M.Phil., M.S.

Jason West, Ph.D., M.Phil., M.S.

Assistant Professor, Environmental Sciences & Engineering

Dr. West is interested broadly in the problems of air pollution and climate change

Climate Change Air Pollution Environmental Decision Analysis Global Health The Environment

Michael Steiner, M.D., M.P.H.

Michael Steiner, M.D., M.P.H.

Division Chief, General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine; Director of Outreach and Network Development, Department of Pediatrics

Research efforts include engaging residents in research, obesity, medical complexity in children, gastroenteritis.

Pediatrics Adolescent Medicine Medical Education Outpatient Setting Diagnostic Tests Education in Outpatient Care

Nicholas Shaheen, M.D., M.P.H.

Nicholas Shaheen, M.D., M.P.H.

Professor of Medicine, Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Dr. Shaheen's research interest is in the epidemiology and management of esophageal diseases

Epidemiology Esophageal Diseases Reflux Disease Mobility Disorders Barrett's Esophagus Esophageal Cancer

Daniel Kreiss, Ph.D., M.A.

Daniel Kreiss, Ph.D., M.A.

Assistant Professor, School of Media and Journalism

Professor Kreiss’ research explores the impact of technological change on the public sphere and political practice.

Qualitative Research Higher Education Electoral Politics Political Parties Political Campaigns Digital Media Social Media Journalism Studies

Rebecca Fry, Ph.D.

Rebecca Fry, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Environmental Sciences & Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Rebecca Fry's lab focuses on understanding how environmental exposures are associated with human disease.

Toxicology Genetics Epigeneitcs Epidemiology Public Health Cancer Biology Cell Biology Health Education Clinical Research

Barry Popkin, Ph.D.

Barry Popkin, Ph.D.

W.R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor, Department of Nutrition & Adjunct Professor, Department of Economics

Dr. Barry Popkin is an expert on global nutrition.

Nutrition Noncommunicable Diseases Global Health Obesity in the U.S. Public Health Endocrinology

Raj S. Pruthi, M.D.

Raj S. Pruthi, M.D.

Professor and Chair, Department of Urology

Dr. Pruthi’s research interests are in urologic oncology, including bladder, kidney, and prostate cancer

Urologic Oncology Bladder Cancer Kidney Cancer Prostrate Cancer Minimally Invasive Surgery

Stephen Hooper

Stephen Hooper


Chair, UNC-Chapel Hill Department of Allied Health Sciences; Professor and Associate Dean at UNC School of Medicine

Child Psychology Education Medicine Allied Health Sciences Clinical Psychology Behavioral Pediatrics Counseling and Administration Neuropsychology

David Margolis, M.D.

David Margolis, M.D.

Director, UNC HIV Cure Center

Dr. Margolis is the leader of CARE: The Collaboratory of AIDS Researchers for Eradication. CARE is a New Vision for HIV Research.

Immunology Epidemiology Hiv / Aids Hiv Research

Lawrence B. Marks, M.D.

Lawrence B. Marks, M.D.

Sidney K. Simon Distinguished Professor of Oncology Research and Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology

Professor Marks studies radiation-induced injury to the lungs and heart

Oncology Clinical Research Radiation-Induced Normal Tissue Reactions Radiation-Induced Injury to the Lung and Heart Three-Dimensional Radiation Treatment Radiation Therapy Radiation Oncology

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