Natalie Chin

Education Manager


Key Responsibilities

  • Oversees the administrative processes of the PhD in Epidemiology program; provides support to the Program Director, Carrie Nielson, PhD, MPH, and current candidates.
  • Serves as the initial contact person for the department's Masters-level education programs, including the Master of Public Health (MPH) in Epidemiology & Biostatistics tracks, the MD/MPH dual degree program, the Master of Science in Biostatistics program, and the Graduate Certificate in Biostatistics program.
  • Assists with the application process for all programs through SOPHAS.
  • Provides student support, coordinates registration (including intercampus registration with Portland State University), and onboards new students.
  • Prepares and provides information to current and prospective students/candidates regarding department educational offerings and policies.
  • Researches, compiles data, and prepares reports to document program policies, procedures, and records as needed for re-accreditation and other requests.



BS (2011) Portland State University, Speech & Hearing Sciences
MPH (expected 2015) Portland State University