Carol Whittaker

 Carol Whittaker

  Clinical Associate Professor
  Department of Health Policy, Management and Behavior

  Center for Global Health, Dean’s Office
  University at Albany, School of Public Health
  One University Place, GEC 100
  Rensselaer, NY 12144-3456
  Phone Number: (518) - 402-6479
  Fax Number: (518) - 402-0329
  Email Address:


MA Education University at Albany
MPA Public Administration University at Albany
MA Public Policy History University at Albany

Other Certifications

NYS Certified Community Dispute Mediator
Secondary Education Teacher

Personal Statement

My first professional position was as a policy analyst and later I became a health planner. For several years I directed large public health programs in the NYS Department of Health before joining the School of Public Health in 1993. I have served in a number of roles including the development of our distance learning programs, internship coordination, and the Center for Global Health as well as teaching.

Courses Frequently Taught

HPM 503 Principles of Public Health
HPM 569 Public Health Leadership
HPM 645 Intro to Global Health
HPM 656 Comparative Health Systems
SPH 559 Public Health in Film and Fiction

Research Interests

Public health management and leadership; the history of public health; global health