Dorothy Daley

Dorothy Daley is a Professor at the University of Kansas with a joint appointment in the School of Public Affairs & Administration and the Environmental Studies Program.  Daley specializes in public policy analysis, with a particular emphasis on environmental and public health policy.  Her research tends to explore how decision makers balance competing and often conflicting needs to address environmental and public health problems. Current projects include evaluating the environmental impact of subnational climate policies, examining the implications of water infrastructure financing in the United States, and exploring the enduring role of social capital in shaping community health.  Daley’s research has been funded by the National Science Foundation, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.  Daley, in collaboration with several colleagues, has been active in developing the Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science (IAPHS), a professional organization dedicated to advancing population health science. Daley holds a Ph.D. in Ecology from the University of California, Davis and an M.S. in Environmental Science from Louisiana State University.  From 2003 to 2005 she participated in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Health and Society Scholar Program at the University of Wisconsin. Contact Information: Dorothy Daley Email: Daley@ Phone: 785 864 9839 Mail: School of Public Affairs & Administration University of Kansas 4060 Wescoe Hall, 1445 Jayhawk Blvd. Lawrence KS 66045