Executive Committee

Akram Alshawabkeh

Co-Director, PROTECT Program,
Project 5 Leader, Core A Co-Leader

Professor, Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Northeastern University
aalsha@coe.neu.edu – visit website

Phil Brown

Core B Leader
Core F Co-Leader

University Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Health Sciences
Director, Social Science Environmental Health Research Institute
Northeastern University
p.brown@neu.edu – visit website

José F. Cordero

Co-Director, PROTECT Program,
Core C Leader, Core A Co-Leader

Dean, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Puerto Rico
jose.cordero@uga.edu – visit website

Roger Giese

Project 3 Leader

Director, Environmental Cancer Research Program & Professor of Chemistry and Biomedical Science, Northeastern University
r.giese@neu.edu - visit website

David Kaeli

Core D Leader

Director of the Northeastern University Computer Architecture Research Laboratory
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern University
kaeli@ece.neu.edu – visit website

Rita Loch-Caruso

Project 2 Leader

Professor, Environmental Health Sciences
Associate Research Scientist, Reproductive Sciences Program
Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan
rlc@umich.edu – visit website

John Meeker

Project 1 Leader

Assistant Professor, Enviromental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan
meekerj@umich.edu – visit website

Ingrid Padilla

Project 4 Leader

Associate Professor in Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering and Surveying
University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez

Thomas Sheahan

Core E Leader

Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Northeastern University
tsheahan@coe.neu.edu – visit website

Carmen Milagros Velez Vega

Core F Co-Leader

Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Social Sciences
University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus