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List of Professors

Name Years at Michigansort icon Position

Gerald Marcellus
 Ridenour

1941 - 1966
Professor of Environmental Health

Nicholas Arthur Milone

1949 - 1974
Professor of Environmental Health

William C. Gibson

1950 - 1961
Professor of Public Health Engineering
Interim Dean of Public Health

Isadore A Bernstein

1953 - 1990
Professor of Biological Chemistry
Professor of Environmental & Industrial Health

William W. Joy

1956
Assistant Professor of Public Health Engineering

Paul M
 Giever

1957 - 1970
Associate Professor of Industrial Health

Ayers Brinser

1961 - 1967
Professor of Environmental Health, Resource Economics

Donald E. Barber

1961 - 1966
Assistant Professor of Environmental Health

Morton S. Hilbert

1961 - 1987
Professor of Environmental Health

Rolf A. Deininger

1964 - 2006
Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

Rolf Hartung

1964 - 1997
Professor of Environmental Toxicology
Research Scientist

Bruce Chin

1965 - 2001
Associate Professor of Environmental Health Sciences
Associate Research Scientist Institute of Environmental and Industrial Health

Khalil H. Mancy

1965 - 2000
Professor of Environmental Chemistry
Director of the Institute of Environmental Sciences
Research Scientist in the Institute of Environmental Sciences

Arnold P. Jacobson

1965 - 1995
Professor of Environmental Health
Research Scientist, Institute of Environmental and Industrial Health

James E. Carey Jr.

1967 - 2008
Assistant Professor Emeritus of Radiation Physics
Assistant Professor Emeritus of Environmental Health Sciences

Ian T. T. Higgin

1967 - 1985
Professor of Epidemiology, Environmental and Industrial Health

Siba Gopal Chakarbarti

1968 - 1973
Assistant Professor of Environmental and Industrial Health

Dohrman H. Byers

1969 - 1981
Professor of Environmental and Industrial Health

Robert H. Gray

1969 - 2004
Professor of Environmental Health Sciences
Research Scientist, Environmental Health
Interim Chair, Environmental Health

Frizell Vaughan

1969 - 1995
Associate Professor of Environmental & Industrial Health
Associate Research Scientist

Peter G. Meier

1970 - 2002
Professor of Environmental and Health Services

Don G. Brown

1973
Assistant Professor of Environmental and Industrial Health

Charles G. Hudson

1977 - 1980
Assistant Professor of Environmental and Industrial Health

Arthur Oleinick

1978 - 2006
Associate Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

F. DeWolfe Miller

1979 - 1983
Assistant Professor of Environmental and Industrial Health and Epidemiology

Lawrence J. Fine

1980
Associate Professor of Occupational Medicine Department of environmental ad Industrial Health

Caesar M. Briefer

1981 - 1999
Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
Professor of Occupational Medicine
Director of Health Services

James E. Martin

1981 - 2002
Associate Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

Steven P. Levine

1982 - 2003
Professor of Industrial Health

Peggie Hollingsworth

1982 - 2001
Assistant Research Scientist

Adam Drewnowski

1983 - 1998
Professor of Environmental and Industrial Health, Psychology, Psychiatry

Stephen Paul Ethier

1984 - 2004
Professor of Radiation Oncology
Ruth Tuttle Freemen Research Professor of Radiation Oncology
Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

Richard P. Garrison

1985 - 2006
Associate Professor of Industrial Health

Walter N. Piper

1987 - 2007
Professor of Toxicology

Kenneth E. Noll

1989 - 1990
Professor of Environmental and Industrial Health

Cheryl L. Rock

1990
Assistant Professor of Nutritional Science

Gerald J Keeler

1990 - 2011
Professor of Atmospheric, Oceanic & Space Sciences
Professor of Geological Sciences
Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

Jerome Nriagu

1993 - 2010
Professor of Environmental Chemistry
Research Professor, Human Growth, Center Human Growth & Development

Donna M. Matheson

1994 - 1997
Assistant Professor of Environmental and Industrial Health

Randall J. Ruch

1996
Assistant Professor of Toxicology

Srimathi Kannan

1997 - 2007
Assistant Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

James H. Vincent

1998 - 2008
Professor of Environmental Health Sciences
Chair of the Department of Environmental and Industrial Health

Mohamed K. Khan

1999 - 2004
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology
Assistant Professor of Environmental Health Sciences

Howard Hu

2006 - 2012
Professor & Chair of Environmental Health Sciences

Niladri Basu

2007 - 2013
Assistant Professor of Environmental Health Science