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About Daniel S. Gerber

In 1996 following up on his dissertation research of how to establish community health partnerships, Dr. Gerber followed the pedagogy developed and has established partnerships throughout Massachusetts for undergraduate and graduate public health programs. He was inducted into the Delta Omega Honorary Public Health Society in 2011 and nominated to be spotlighted in 2012. To learn about his research for successful pedagogy for undergraduate and graduate public health education, view the Delta Omega Honorary Public Health Society spotlight website. Today, Dr. Gerber is the School's Academic Dean. His most recent accomplishment (2011) is being the Principal Investigator for a $2.4 million Public Health Training Center grant.

Positions

Present Director, Online MPH in Public Health Practice Program, University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Present Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Present Senior Lecturer, Department of Community Health Education, University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Curriculum Vitae



Research Interests


Honors and Awards

  • 2009 Student Choice Award for Best Professor, Residential First Year Experience Awards, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • 2009 Best General Education Course for 2008-2009, National Academic Honor Society for Freshman, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • 2007 Academic Outreach Distinguished Faculty, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • 2005 SPHHS Outstanding Teaching Award, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • 2004 University Without Walls Outstanding Faculty Award, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • 2003 Community Service Learning Research Fellowship, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Contact Information

308 Arnold House
715 North Pleasant Street
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA 01003
Tel: 413-545-1003