Visitors and alumni

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Visiting Scientists

 
 
Arthur Dubowicz, MA
Arthur studied in Munich, Passau, and Berlin, Germany. He received a Master in Media and Political Communication at Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin. In his Master-thesis he focused on crisis communication in the media during the financial market crisis in 2008.  During his studies, Arthur Dubowicz worked in several positions in the fields of applied media research and the trade fair business. Furthermore he had the opportunity to gain work experience doing several internships mostly in the fields of journalism, communication, event organization, and political institutions. 
 
Since 2011 he is involved as a Research Associate in the research activity at the Institute of Communication and Health at the Faculty of Communication Sciences. His position is financed by the Swiss National Science Foundation where he also attends the Pro*Doc Graduate School on Adaptivity in Communication and Health. The Ph.D. project is in the field of health literacy measures and doctor-patient communication.  In the academic year 2011/2012, he served as Ph.D. representative to the Faculty Council.
 
Arthur Dubowicz has been granted the Doc.Mobility Fellowship by the Swiss National Science Foundation. He continues his research with the Viswanath Lab.
 

Lab Alumni

Leland Ackerson, ScD
Previously: Postdoctoral fellow
Currently: Assistant Professor at UMass Lowell

Mesfin Awoke Bekalu
Previously: Research fellow
Currently: Doctoral student at the University of Leuven (KU Leuven), Belgium

Cabral Bigman, PhD
Previously: Postdoctoral fellow
Currently: Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Kelly Blake, ScD
Previously: Research assistant
Currently: Health Scientist and Program Director in the National Cancer Institute's (NCI) Health Communication and Informatics Research Branch (HCIRB)

Carina Chan, PhD
Previously: Reseach fellow
Currently: Senior Lecturer at School of Medicine and Health Sciences at Monash University, Malasia

Sherrie Flynt Wallington, PhD
Previously: Postdoctoral fellow
Currently: Assistant Professor of Oncology at Georgetown University and serves as the program director for the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center Health Disparities Initiative

Ezequiel Galarce, PhD
Previously: Postdoctoral fellow
Currently: Postdoctoral Scholar at UCSF School of Medicine

Minsoo Jung, PhD, MPH
Previously: Research fellow
Currently: Assistant Professor at Dongduk Women's University, South Korea

Michael McCauley, PhD
Previously: Postdoctoral fellow
Currently: Instructor at the Medical College of Wisconsin in the Division of General Internal Medicine

Rebekah Nagler, PhD
Previously: Postdoctoral fellow
Currently: Assistant Professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Minnesota

Adebola Odunlami, ScD
Previously: Research assistant
Currently: Strategist at McCann Healthcare Worldwide

Andy Riesenberg, MS
Was: Research assistant
Currently: Senior Project Manager at Resource Development Associates

Susan Koch-Weser, ScD
Previously: Postdoctoral fellow
Currently: Assistant Professor at the Tufts University School of Medicine

Kalahn Taylor-Clark, PhD
Previously: Postdoctoral fellow
Currently: Director of Health Policy at the National Partnership for Women and Families

Junko Umihara, MD, PhD
Previously: Visiting scientist
Currently: Professor at Hakuoh University in Japan

Emily Zobel Kontos, ScD
Previously: Research assistant
Currently: Assistant Director of the Lung Cancer Disparities Center (LCDC) at the Harvard School of Public Health

Updated on May 23, 2014
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