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Simone Martin

Associate Professor

Ph.D in Global Affairs


Dr. Simone Martin received her Ph.D. from Rutgers University, Division of Global Affairs in September 2017. Her dissertation entitled "An Evaluation of the Impact of Maternal Health and Parenting Programs on Child Health Outcomes: A Case Study of a Community-Based Organization in the Western Cape, South Africa" examines how a community-based organization helps at-risk Black and Coloured mothers make better nutritional, behavioral and parenting choices through a program theory and process evaluation using qualitative interviews, observations and document analyses. She holds an MA in International Relations and an MPA from Syracuse University, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs. Her work experience includes Community Relations Specialist for the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. We are so happy to welcome Simone!