Stephen B. Fawcett


Stephen Fawcett
  • Professor Emeritus
  • Director, Work Group for Community Health and Development, Schiefelbusch Institute for Life Span Studies & Director, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Community Health and Development
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Applied Behavioral Science
  • Life Span Institute

Contact Info

Dole Human Development Center, room #4082
University of Kansas
1000 Sunnyside Avenue
Lawrence, KS 66045-7555

Research

Application of behavioral science methods to understand and improve community health and development. Particularly interested in how collaborative action creates conditions that promote health and health equity. Also interested in how new communications technology can be used to build capacity and support community-based participatory research to expand the evidence base for community health initiatives locally and globally.

Teaching

Teaching interests:

  • community health
  • community development
  • program evaluation
  • health promotion
  • applied behavioral science
  • global health
  • prevention of chronic diseases
  • addressing health disparities