Won Choi, PhD, MPH

Professor, Department of Community and Population Health; Associate Dean, Research & Graduate Studies; Interim Director, Institute for Indigenous Studies
Office: HST 153


Won Choi is an epidemiologist and a Professor in the College of Health at Lehigh University. His primary research is in reducing health disparities related to tobacco use among underserved populations. He comes to Lehigh from the University of Kansas School of Medicine, where he served as Professor and Vice Chair in the Department of Population Health.


  • PhD, University of California San Diego/ San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
  • MPH, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA
  • BS, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Areas of Research and Publications

  • Promotes internal and external research collaboration
  • Identifies and develops research focus areas
  • Provides research perspective on faculty growth
  • Supports interdisciplinary research teams