James N. Burdine, Dr.P.H.

James N. Burdine, Dr.P.H.


Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences
212 Adriance Lab Rd.
1266 TAMU
College Station, TX   77843-1266

Education and Training

  • B.S. in Health Sciences, San Fernando Valley State College
  • M.P.H. in Community Health Education, California State University, Northridge
  • Dr.P.H. in Health Behavior/Health Education, University of North Carolina School at Chapel Hill

Research Interests

  • Measurement of factors influencing community capacity for health improvement.
  • Community health development strategies.
  • Methods and strategies of population-based community health status assessment.

Over the course of his career, Dr. Burdine has co-authored more than 250 scholarly papers and presentations along with being awarded more than $27 million in grants and contracts for community health improvement related research, demonstration, and evaluation projects.  Dr. Burdine also services as a member of the editorial board and reviewer for several major public health publications.