Northeastern Ebola Experts

Northeastern University faculty from multiple disciplines bring their expertise to the Ebola crisis.

Alex Vespignani
Sternberg Distinguished Professor of Physics, Computer Science and Health Sciences
Modeling the global spread of Ebola

Wendy Parmet
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and George J. and Kathleen Waters Matthews Distinguished University Professor of Law
Public health law and the ethics of quarantine

Thomas Webster
Chair and Professor of Chemical Engineering
Can nanomedicine be the cure for Ebola?

Susan Mello
Assistant Professor of Communication
The intersection of risk perception in the public and health communication regarding Ebola