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Affiliated Scholars

The Center is comprised of outstanding interdisciplinary scholars in meaningful research and transformational activities in the field of nutrition. Through an application and review process, an Affiliated Scholar status is granted to individuals. The Center provides a wide range of supportive services to Affiliated Scholars, including: pre- and post- award services and research support, and networking opportunities through the seminar series and annual symposium.

If you are interested in becoming an Affiliated Scholar, please complete the Application for Affiliated Scholars Program.

Adams, Swan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, College of Nursing & Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health

Armstead, Cheryl Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences

Battersby, Sarah, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences

Baxter, Suzi, Ph.D.
Research Professor, The Institute for Families in Society

Beets, Michael, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health

Bell, Bethany, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, College of Education

Blake, Christine, Ph.D., RD
Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

Burch, Jim, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health

Campbell, Jeffrey Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Retailing, The College of Hospitality, Retail, and Sport Management

Davis, Mark, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, Director of Exercise Biochemistry Laboratory

Davis, Rachel, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

Draper, Carrie, MSW
Director of Policy and Community Outreach, Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, Arnold School of Public Health

Fram, Maryah, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, College of Social Work

Frongillo, Edward, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

Geidel, Gwendelyn, Ph.D., JD
Professor, Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences Director, Environment and Sustainability Program

Hebert, James, ScD
Health Sciences Distinguished Professor, Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Director, Statewide Cancer Prevention & Control Program, Hollings Cancer Center

Huhns, Michael, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Information Technology, Chair, Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering and Computing

Hurley, Tom, MS
Research Associate, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health

Jones, Sonya, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion, Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, Director of Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities

Kaczynski, Andrew T., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion, Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

Liese, Angela, Ph.D. 
Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics , Arnold School of Public Health

Liu, Jihong, ScD
Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health

Merchant, Anwar, ScD
Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health

Montgomery, Kara, DrPH
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

Moore, Jr., Douglas Spencer Ph.D., MA, MPH
Associate Professor, Arnold School of Public Health

Moran, Robert, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics , Arnold School of Public Health, Director of Data Support Services Unit

Ozturk, Orgul
Assistant Professor, Economics Department, Moore School of Business

Pate, Russ, Ph.D. 
Professor, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, Director of Children's Physical Activity Research Group

Probst, Jan, Ph.D. 
Director, Rural Health Research Center; Professor, Department of Women's Studies Program

Rothenberg, Sarah, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Arnold School of Public Health

Saunders, Ruth, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

Shapiro, Cheri, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences

Spencer, Mindi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior; Institute for Southern Studies

Steck, Susan, Ph.D.
Associate Research Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health

Thrasher, Jim, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

Torres, Myriam Elsa, Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health

Turner-McGrievy, Gabrielle, Ph.D., MS, RD
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

Walsemann, Katrina, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

White, Kellee, Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics , Arnold School of Public Health

Wilcox, Sara, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, Director Behavioral Science Laboratory

Wilson, Beverly Y., BA
Research Coordinator, University of South Carolina School of Medicine

Wilson-King, Dawn, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences

Zarrett, Nicole, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences


 

Steering Committee

Beets, Michael, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

Blake, Christine, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

Davis, Rachel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Health Promotion, Education and Behavior; Deputy Director, Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities

Geidel, Gwendelyn, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Health Promotion, Education and Behavior; Deputy Director, Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities

Jones, Sonya, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Health Promotion, Education and Behavior; Director, Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities

Liese, Angela, Ph.D., Director, Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities; Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Rothenberg, Sara, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences

Steck, Susan, Ph.D., Associate Research Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health

Thrasher, Jim, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Health Promotion, Education and Behavior; Deputy Director, Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities

Turner-McGrievy, Brie, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health

Walsemann, Katrina, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Health Promotion, Education and Behavior; Deputy Director, Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities

Whiteman, David, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Faculty Principal, Green Quad Learning Center for Sustainable Futures