Njala PhD Students working with Dr. Richard Cooke

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Through his joint appointment at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and Njala University at Sierra Leone, Dr. Richard Cooke has taken on the advising of two Njala PhD students and is currently on the committee of a third …

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Alex Winter-Nelson

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Meet Dr. Alex Winter-Nelson, PhD, Director of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES) International Program. After graduating from the University of California at Davis (UCD) with degrees in Economics and International Relations, Dr. Winter-Nelson continued his studies in Applied Economics …

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Jenny Amos

 

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Meet Dr. Jenny Amos, Associate Professor in the Bioengineering Department at UIUC. After completing her BS in Chemical Engineering at Texas Tech University, Amos went on to complete her PhD in Chemical Engineering with a focus in Cell and …

Fall 2016 Tropical Epidemiology Course: ANSC 499

Tropical Epidemiology introduces the basic concepts and methods of epidemiology and biostatistics through the lens of tropical medicine. This class focuses primarily on understanding current health issues in the tropics and applying epidemiological approaches to investigation, control, and prevention of …