Public Health Faculty

Assistant Professor
503-352-2044

Jana Peterson-Besse's research focuses on health promotion and access to care for people with disabilities, and health disparities experienced by members of this population. 

Professional Practicum Coordinator
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Rose Dahl is the Professional Practicum Coordinator for Pacific's undergraduate Criminal Justice, Law & Society and Public Health programs.

Assistant Professor
503-352-3136

Matthew Town's research focuses on identifying and addressing psychosocial factors that positively and negatively impact health behaviors of multiply marginalized populations.

Assistant Professor, Public Health
503-352-2156

Rebecca Schoon's research focuses on strengthening health systems in low and middle income countries, with a special emphasis on promoting greater community voice in health policymaking.