I Am CHHS: Randy Cottrell, SHAHS Professor

During my college years, I spent two summers working in the sewers. Now that will give you motivation to continue in college!"


Randy Cottrell

Title: Professor and Program Coordinator, Public Health Studies, School of Health and Applied Human Sciences

How long have you been working with CHHS? This is my fourth year at UNCW. I previously worked 30 years at the University of Cincinnati.

Job Duties: Teach classes, plan and schedule classes for the program, serve on the SHAHS Leadership Team, manage accreditation processes, meet with prospective students, advise students, serve on various college and university committees, supervise internships, lead program faculty meetings, maintain program data/records, write textbooks/articles, represent and promote Public Health Studies. I have the privilege of working with the best faculty colleagues ever.

Hobbies: Biking, tennis, hiking, swimming, square dancing, music and reading