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urban studies and community health educator

Michael Richard Greenberg, American urban studies and community health educator. Recipient Special Merit award, Environmental Protection Agency, 1977, Dennis Sullivan award, Public Health Association, 2001. Member American Public Health Association, Association of America Geographers (Distinguished Scholars award 1997 Distinguished Achievement award 2003), Society for Risk Analysis.

Background

Greenberg, Michael Richard was born on August 22, 1943 in New York City. Son of Sidney Saul and Mildred (Saletra) Greenberg.

Education

Bachelor, City University of New York, 1965. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1969.

Career

Assistant professor, Columbia University, New York City, 1969-1971;associate professor, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1971-1973;professor, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1973-1978;distinguished professor, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1978-1982;professor urban studies and community health, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, since 1982. Director public policy Hazardous Substure Management and Research Center, Newark, since 1984. Co-director public health New Jersey Graduate Progam in Public Health, New Brunswick, since 1983.

Director policy Environmental Occupational Health Science Institute, New Brunswick, since 1985.

Works

Membership

Member American Public Health Association, Association of America Geographers (Distinguished Scholars award 1997 Distinguished Achievement award 2003), Society for Risk Analysis.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: walking.

Connections

Married Gwendolyn Barker, January 19, 1978. Children: Seana Pappas, Heather Wilkerson, Joshua Suggs, Alexandra Farsiou.

father:
Sidney Saul Greenberg

mother:
Mildred (Saletra) Greenberg

spouse:
Gwendolyn Barker

child:
Seana Pappas Greenberg

child:
Heather Wilkerson Greenberg

child:
Joshua Suggs Greenberg

child:
Alexandra Farsiou Greenberg