The University of Arizona

Our Faculty


Faculty at the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health hail from a variety of disciplines, including anthropology, nutrition, public health, business, engineering, and medicine.  With excellence in teaching, research, and community-based work, our faculty are able to offer students a rich experience, both inside the classroom and out.  At this point, more than 40 primary faculty call the College of Public Health their home.  Jointly appointed faculty from other departments on campus also teach courses and collaborate on research.

Below is a listing of our faculty, separated by section of the college, with links to their contact information and bios. 


Denise Roe, DrPH - Section Chair

Environmental & Occupational Health


Family & Child Health

Health Behavior & Health Promotion

Public Health Policy & Management

Public Health Practice

Cecilia Rosales, MD, MS - Director of Phoenix Programs
Douglas Campos-Outcalt, MD, MPH
Iman Hakim, MBBCh, PhD, MPH
Gail Barker, PhD
Janet Foote, PhD
Douglas Taren, PhD
Michael Trujillo, MD, MS, MPH

MD/MPH - Tucson

MD/MPH - Phoenix

College Administration

Iman Hakim, MBBCh, PhD, MPH - Dean
Douglas Taren, PhD - Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Duane Sherrill, PhD - Associate Dean for Research
Jill Guernsey de Zapien - Associate Dean for Community Programs
Chris Tisch - Assistant Dean for Student and Alumni Affairs