Faculty and Staff


Marlyn Allicock, PhD

Assistant Professor

Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences


Department: Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences
Center: Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research
Phone Number: (972) 546-2932
Room Number: 00V V7.116C (Dallas)

Research Interests:

  • Cancer|Health Education/Behavioral Sciences|Health Equity|Physical Activity and Nutrition

Folefac D. Atem, PhD

Assistant Professor


Department: Biostatistics
Center: Center for Big Data in Health Sciences
Phone Number: (972) 546-2926
Room Number: 00V V8.112D (Dallas)

Research Interests:

  • Adolescent Health|Big Data/Data Science|Behavioral/Mental Health|Border Health|Biostatistics|Clinical Trials|Maternal and Child Health|Substance Use|Health Equity|Infectious Disease|Global Health