Affiliated Scholars

Affiliated Scholars

The Center is comprised of outstanding interdisciplinary scholars in meaningful research and transformational activities in the field of nutrition. Through an application and review process, an Affiliated Scholar status is granted to individuals. The Center provides a wide range of supportive services to Affiliated Scholars, including: pre- and post- award services and research support, and networking opportunities through the seminar series and annual symposium.

If you are interested in becoming an Affiliated Scholar, please complete the Application for Affiliated Scholars Program.

Adams, Swan, PhD Assistant Professor, College of Nursing & Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health
Armstead, Cheryl PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences
Battersby, Sarah, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences
Baxter, Suzi, PhD

Research Professor, The Institute for Families in Society
Beets, Michael, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health

Bell, Bethany, PhD

Assistant Professor, College of Education
Blake, Christine, PhD, RD Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health
Burch, Jim, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health
Campbell, Jeffrey PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Retailing, The College of Hospitality, Retail, and Sport Management
Davis, Mark, PhD Professor, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, Director of Exercise Biochemistry Laboratory
Davis, Rachel, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health
Draper, Carrie, MSW

Director of Policy and Community Outreach, Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, Arnold School of Public Health
Forthofer, Lyndie, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health
Fram, Maryah, PhD

Associate Professor, College of Social Work
Frongillo, Edward, PhD Chair, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health
Geidel, Gwendelyn, PhD, JD Professor, Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences Director, Environment and Sustainability Program
Hebert, James, ScD Health Sciences Distinguished Professor, Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Director, Statewide Cancer Prevention & Control Program, Hollings Cancer Center
Huhns, Michael, PhD Director, Center for Information Technology, Chair, Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering and Computing
Hurley, Tom, MS Research Associate, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health
Jones, Sonya, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion, Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, Director of Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities
Kaczynski, Andrew T., PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion, Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health
Liese, Angela, PhD Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics , Arnold School of Public Health
Liu, Jihong, ScD Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health
McInnes, Melayne, PhD

Associate Professor, Economics Department, Moore School of Business
Merchant, Anwar, ScD Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health
Montgomery, Kara, DrPH Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health
Moore, Jr., Douglas Spencer PhD, MA, MPH

Associate Professor, Arnold School of Public Health
Moran, Robert, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics , Arnold School of Public Health, Director of Data Support Services Unit
Ozturk, Orgul

Assistant Professor, Economics Department, Moore School of Business
Pate, Russ, PhD Professor, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, Director of Children's Physical Activity Research Group
Probst, Jan, PhD Director, Rural Health Research Center; Professor, Department of Women's Studies Program
Rothenberg, Sarah, D.Evn. Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Arnold School of Public Health
Saunders, Ruth, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health
Shapiro, Cheri, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences
Sharpe, Patricia, PhD Professor, College of Social Work

Spencer, Mindi, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior; Institute for Southern Studies
Steck, Susan, PhD Associate Research Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health
Thrasher, Jim, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health
Torres, Myriam Elsa, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health
Turner-McGrievy, Gabrielle, PhD, MS, RD Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health
Walsemann, Katrina, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health
White, Kellee, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics , Arnold School of Public Health
Wilcox, Sara, PhD Professor, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, Director Behavioral Science Laboratory
Wilson, Beverly Y., BA

Research Coordinator, University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Wilson-King, Dawn, PhD

Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences
Zarrett, Nicole, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences