Kenneth McLeroy is a Regents' Professor at the Texas A&M School of Rural Public Health, Tx, USA. He received his B.S. degree in psychology/sociology from the University of Houston, his M.S. degree in social psychology from the University of Oklahoma, and his Ph.D. degree in public health from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA. Following his master's degree at the University of Oklahoma, Okla, USA, he served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Bolivia, a Social Work Specialist for the US Army, a Senior Health Services Analyst for the Research Triangle Institute, an Assistant then Associate Professor with Tenure at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, a Professor and Department Head at the University of Oklahoma College of Public Health, a Professor and Associate Dean at the Texas A&M School of Rural Public Health, and a Regents Professor at the School of Rural Public Health. He has researched and published in the areas of program evaluation, community-based interventions, program institutionalization and sustainability, community capacity, and the relationship between theory and practice. He currently directs an NIMHD funded P-20 export grant and a CDC-funded Prevention Research Center.
Biography Updated on 13 September 2011