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Professor Oladele A. Ogunseitan, Ph.D., M.P.H. University of California, Irvine

Former Green Ribbon Science Panel Member
Service Term: 2009 to 2013

Professor Oladele A. Ogunseitan, Ph.D., M.P.H. University of California, Irvin

Oladele "Dell" Ogunseitan is Professor and Chair in the Program in Public Health, College of Health Sciences at the University of California, Irvine, where he is also a Professor of Social Ecology. He directs the Research and Education in Green Materials lead campus component of the University of California Systemwide Toxic Substances Research & Teaching Program. He is Principal Investigator of a National Science Foundation funded project on Biocomplexity in the Environment: Materials Use, Science, Engineering and Society (MUSES). His research interests include microbial ecotoxicology and health and industrial ecology.

Dell earned his doctorate in microbiology from the Center for Environmental Biotechnology at the University of Tennessee, and his Master of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley, where he also earned a Certificate in International Health. He is alumnus faculty fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

Note: The information on this page was current at the time Professor Ogunseitan served on the first panel, but may not be current today.


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