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About Leslie G. McBride

Leslie McBride, PhD, is Interim Director of the School of Community Health and Presiding Officer of the 2013-2014 PSU Faculty Senate. From 2008 until 2012, she served as Associate Vice Provost for Teaching, Learning, and Assessment at Portland State. Dr. McBride teaches courses on planning and evaluation, sustainability and health, and a research seminar in mindbody health and integrative medicine. Her recent publications have focused on faculty learning communities; academic portfolio development; curricular and faculty development for sustainability; and social sustainability. In her past role as chair of the School Health Education and Services Section within the American Public Health Association, Dr. McBride helped develop a national action plan for comprehensive school health education. She has provided evaluation and assessment support to Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, the Healthy Communities Initiative for the Portland Tri-Counties Community Care Network, the Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, and PSU’s Institute for Nonprofit Management.


Present Professor, Portland State University School of Community Health
Present Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Portland State University School of Public Health

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