The mission of the College of Graduate and Professional Studies (CGPS) is to enhance, expand, and enrich learning opportunities in public health through student-centered operations. By maintaining strong partnerships with other UNE colleges, CGPS is best able to utilize UNE faculty expertise while maintaining a strong student focus. Our dedicated public health faculty may have appointments in other UNE colleges, be affiliated with other respected institutions, or be expert practitioners in the field.

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Academic Leadership

  • Nang Tin Maung

    Nang H. Tin Maung, Ph.D., M.P.H.

    Director, Graduate Programs in Public Health

    (207) 221-4952


    Ph.D. University of Massachusetts Medical School
    M.P.H. Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


    Health Informatics
    Global Health
    Practice Experience

Academic Administration

  • Sharla Willis

    Sharla Willis, DrPH, MPH, MA

    Associate Director, Graduate Programs in Public Health

    (207) 221-4794


    DrPH University of Illinois at Chicago
    MPH University of California Los Angeles
    MA University of California Los Angeles


    Community-based Participatory Research
    Qualitative Research Methods
    Maternal and Child Health
    Health Disparities
    Women’s Health

  • Titi Balogun 2019

    Titilola Balogun, MBBS, MPH, DrPH

    Assistant Director, Public Health Practice

    (207) 221-4689


    DrPH University of Texas School of Public Health
    MPH University of Texas School of Public Health
    MBBS Ahmadu Bello University, Nigeria


    Community Health Practice
    Maternal and Child Health
    Adolescent Health

  • Jennifer R. Ceide, MPH, CHES

    Assistant Director, Public Health Workforce Development

    (207) 221-4879


    M.P.H., Health Education and Communication, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 2018
    B.S., Community Health Education, City University of New York, 2009


    Program Planning and Evaluation

  • Carol Ewan Whyte, Research and Service Coordinator, Public Health, UNE Online

    Carol J. Ewan Whyte, Ph.D., M.Sc.

    Assistant Director, Public Health Research & Service

    (207) 221-4128


    Ph.D. The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Jamaica
    M.Sc. The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Jamaica
    B.Sc. (Hons) The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, Jamaica


    Career Coaching
    Cultural Competency
    Global Health
    Health Disparities
    Health Literacy
    Healthy Aging
    Maternal and Child Health
    Research Project Development and Management
    Women’s Health


Adjunct Faculty

The list below appears in alphabetical order by last name. Click on the faculty name to view full biographical information.

  • Jennifer Gunderman

    Jennifer Gunderman, MPH

    (207) 221-4620
    Linnell Hall 109

  • Sharon Kuhrt

    Sharon Kuhrt, RN, DNP

    (207) 402-0823
    Off Campus

  • Kim Lim

    Kim Lim, PhD, MPH, MPA

    (603) 271-4671
    Off Campus

  • Ivan G. Most

    Ivan G. Most, ScD, MS

    (207) 838-8646
    Off Campus

  • Liam OBrien

    Liam OBrien, PhD

    (207) 859-5838
    Off Campus

  • Brittany Roy

    Brittany Roy, MPH

    (207) 240-7059
    Off Campus

  • Janet Wade

    Janet Wade, DNP, MPH

    (504) 491-6085
    Off Campus