Health and Nutrition Sciences
Jerry Mirotznik received a BA from Brooklyn College, an MA and PhD in Sociology from Rutgers University, and an MPH. in Epidemiology from Columbia University School of Public Health. He has received two National Institute of Mental Health Postdoctoral Fellowships, grants from the AARP Andrus Foundation, the Alzheimer's Association, the Arthritis Foundation, and PSC-CUNY. He has published in The Gerontologist, The Journal of Community Health, and The Journal of Health and Social Behavior. He joined the Department of Health and Nutrition Sciences at Brooklyn College in 1980. For several years he served as Graduate Deputy Chair, helping to develop an MPH. Program. From 1997 to 2003 he was Director of the BA.-MD Program, an early assurance premedical program. Since 1996 he has helped organize Faculty Day, an annual, all day conference at which faculty share their scholarly work and academic concerns. He has served as Assistant Provost from 2003 to 2006, and Associate Provost since 2007.