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Daniel Schober

  • Assistant Professor
  • ​PhD, MPH​​​​
  • Public Health
  • Faculty
  • 312-362-7313
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  • 14 E. Jackson Blvd., MPH Suite 710, Room 710D


  • PhD/MA University of Kansas
  • MPH University of Kansas Medical Center
  • BS Marquette University
Courses Taught

  • 501 Introduction to Public Health
  • 511 Health and Behavior Theory
  • 530 Social Epidemiology
  • 535 Program Design and Evaluation
  • 605 Social Epidemiology Project Design
  • 606 Social Epidemiology Project Implementation
  • 607 Capstone Seminar in Social Epidemiology
Research Interests

  • Gun Violence Prevention (See:
  • Youth and Adolescent Health Promotion
  • Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities
  • Social Determinants of Health
  • Community Based Participatory Research
  • Mixed Methods Research (Quantitative and Qualitative Research)
Selected Publications

  • Schober, D. J., Hunt, B. R., Benjamins, M. R., Saiyed, N. S., Silva, A. S., DeMaio, F. G., & Homan, S. M. (2021). Inequities in homicide mortality across the 30 biggest cities in the United States. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2020.09.008
  • Schober, D. J., Tate, M., Rodriguez, D., Ruppar, T. M., Williams, J., & Lynch, E. (2020). High blood pressure medication adherence among urban, African Americans in the Midwest United States. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities. doi: 10.1007/s40615-020-00819-2
  • Schober, D. J., & Fawcett, S. B. (2015). Using action planning to build organizational capacity for the prevention of intimate partner violence. Health Education & Behavior. 42(4), 449-457. doi: 10.1177/1090198114564501
  • Watson-Thompson, J., Jones, M. D., Colvin, J. D., McClendon-Cole, T., Schober, D. J., & Johnson, A. M. (2013). Supporting a community-based participatory evaluation approach to violence prevention in Kansas City. Journal of Prevention & Intervention in the Community, 41(3), 155-166. doi: 10.1080/10852352.2013.788342
  • Schober, D. J., Fawcett, S. B., Thigpen, S., Curtis, A., & Wright, R. (2012). An empirical case study of a child sexual abuse prevention initiative in Georgia. Health Education Journal, 71(3), 291-298. doi: 10.1177/0017896911430546\