Sophia S. Leggett, MPH, Ph.D.

Professor
Department of Behavioral and Environmental Health
Concentration: Environmental and Occupational Health

 

Contact:

350 W. Woodrow Wilson Drive, Suite 320
Jackson, MS 39213-7681
Office Phone: 601-979-8846
Email: sophia.s.leggett@jsums.edu
P.O. Box 17067 (JSU Campus Mail Only)

 

Education:

Jackson State University       BS          Biology
University of Alabama           MPH       Public Health (Health Policy and Organization)
at Birmingham
Jackson State University       Ph.D.      Environmental Science

 

Research/Professional Interests:

  • Environmental Hazards
  • Environmental Health
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Children’s and Women’s Health
  • The Built Environment
  • Rural and Urban Health

Honors

Faculty Senator of the Year, (2015-2016)
Group External Funding Award, College of Public Service, School of Health Sciences,(2012-2013)
W.E. B. DuBois Honor College Faculty, Jackson State University, 2014
Phi Kappa Phi, Honor Society, Jackson State University, 1998

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