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Faculty Fellows

FPG Faculty Fellows are UNC-Chapel Hill faculty members who play a vital role in our work. The faculty listed below have a primary appointment in an academic or health affairs department, while also actively and substantially participating in research, evaluation, implementation, or technical assistance projects at FPG. Faculty Fellows are valued and respected members of the FPG community, and they benefit the Institute by fostering innovative and interdisciplinary work and increasing our visibility and impact across campus and beyond.

Harriet Able

Professor, School of Education

Linda Beeber

Professor and Associate Dean, School of Nursing

Karen Bluth

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

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Assistant Professor, Department of Allied Health Sciences

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Associate Professor, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience

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Associate Professor, Department of Maternal and Child Health

shauna cooper

Associate Professor, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience

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Professor, Department of Allied Health Sciences

Julie Daniels

Professor, Department of Maternal and Child Health and Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Dorothy Espelage

William C. Friday Distinguished Professor of Education

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Professor, General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Amelia Gibson

Assistant Professor, School of Information and Library Science

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Thad and Alice Eure Distinguished Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Dana Griffin

Associate Professor and Dean's Fellow for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, School of Education

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Professor, Department of Maternal and Child Health

Clare Harrop

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Allied Health Sciences

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Associate Dean and Chair, Department of Allied Health Sciences

Kara Hume

Associate Professor, School of Education

Iheoma Iruka

Research Professor, Department of Public Policy

Kirsten Kainz

Research Professor, School of Social Work

Laura Klinger

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Steve Knotek

Associate Professor, School of Education

Paul Lanier

Kuralt Distinguished Associate Professor, School of Social Work

Melissa Lippold

Assistant Professor, School of Social Work

Valerie McMillan

Associate Professor, Department of Family and Consumer Sciences, College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, North Carolina A&T State University

Kate Brody Nooner

Full Professor and Graduate Coordinator, Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina Wilmington

Peter Ornstein

Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience

Nigel Pierce

Assistant Professor, Department of Education, North Carolina Central University

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Thomas E. Castelloe Distinguished Professor, Department of Psychiatry

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Research Associate, Department of Allied Health Sciences

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Assistant Professor and Interim Director, Biobehavioral Laboratory, School of Nursing

Samantha Schilling

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Meghan Shanahan

Asstistant Professor, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Margaret Sheridan

Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Rune J. Simeonsson

Professor, School of Education

Jessica Dykstra Steinbrenner

Associate Professor, Department of Allied Health Sciences

Sean Sylvia

Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health

Brianne Tomaszewski

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Barbara Wasik

Professor Emeritus, School of Education

Heather Wasser

Assistant Professor, Department of Nutrition

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Research Professor, Department of Allied Health Sciences

Sara Wrenn

Associate Professor, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Psychology, Bennett College

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Professor, School of Dentistry

Bharathi Zvara

Assistant Professor, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health