Wendy M Purcell, Ph.D., FRSA

Professor Rutgers University – School of Public HealthEOHSI Division of Environmental and Population Health Biosciences
683 Hoes Lane West Room 127 Piscataway NJ 08854 Work Phone: 732-235-2072 Cell Phone: 617-717-4053 Website: https://sph.rutgers.edu/directory/wendy-purcell
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Biographical Info

Website: https://sph.rutgers.edu/directory/wendy-purcell

Dr. Purcell joined Rutgers University as a full Professor in 2022 in the Rutgers School of Public Health, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health and Justice. She has a PhD in Immunopharmacology (University College London CNAA) and a BSc (Honors) in Biological Sciences (Plymouth University CNAA). After her NAB-funded postdoctoral research and a fellowship with The Wellcome Trust and BBC Science Unit, Dr. Purcell was promoted to full professor and Head of Divion of Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxicology (1993-1997), Head of Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences (1997-2000), Dean of Applied Sciences (2000-2004), Vice-President Research (2003-2005), Provost (2005-2007), and University President (2007-2015). She joined Harvard University (2016-2022) as an Academic Research Scholar in the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and remains an Affiliated Scientist with the School. Dr. Purcell is a Visiting Professor with University College London in the Global Business School for Health.

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