Michele Morrone

Michele Morrone, PhD

Ohio University

Associate Professor, School of Health Sciences

Contact Information

W339 Grover Center]

School of Health Sciences

Ohio University

Athens OH 45701

Phone: 740.593.9459

Email: morrone@ohio.edu

The Ohio State University, PhD

The University of New Hampshire, MS


Dr. Morrone holds a Ph.D. in environmental planning from The Ohio State University, an M.S. in forest resources from the University of New Hampshire and a B.S. in natural resources from The Ohio State University. At Ohio University, Dr. Morrone is an Associate Professor of Environmental Health. Dr. Morrone previously served as the Chief of the Office of Environmental Education at Ohio EPA. Dr. Morrone's first book was Sound Science, Junk Policy (2002). Poisons on Our Plates was published in 2008; her third book, Mountains of Injustice was published in 2011.

Research Interests

  • Risk communication

  • Environmental education

  • Environmental justice

Consortium of Eastern Ohio Master of Public Health Involvement

  • Faculty appointment

  • Instructor, Environmental Health Sciences in Public Health

  • Academic Review Committee member