School of Public Health

Head of Department and Director:  Professor Susan Cleary

The School has 7 Divisions and 3 URC accredited Research Centres / Units


Environmental Health (Head: Professor Hanna-Andrea Rother)

Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Head:  Professor Landon Myer)

Health Economics (Head: Professor Edina Sinanovic)

Health Policy and Systems (Head: Professor Lucy Gilson)

Occupational Medicine (Head: Professor Mohamed Jeebhay)

Public Health Medicine (Head: Professor Leslie London)

Social and Behavioural Sciences (Head: Associate Professor Lucia Knight)

URC Accredited Research Centres / Units:

Centre for Environmental and Occupational Health Research (Director: Associate Professor Shahieda Adams)

Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research (Director: Professor Mary-Ann Davies)

Health Economics Unit (Director: Professor Edina Sinanovic)


EXCO comprises Heads of Divisions and Directors of Research Centres / Units and Portfolio Heads, Human Resources Head and Finance Administration Head as listed below.

Portfolio Heads:

Research:  Dr Tamsin Phillips

Undergraduate Teaching:  Dr Nisha Jacob

Postgraduate Teaching:  Professor Edina Sinanovic

Information Technology:  vacant

Space / Infrastructure:  Professor Susan Cleary

Transformation:  Dr Itumeleng Ntatamala & Ms Carmelita Sylvester

Human Resources Administration:  Ms Ansaaf Brink

Finance Administration:  Adam Cleenwerck

SPH Organogram