Johnny Bresett, MS

Graduate Research Assistant
Population Science and Policy

    About me

    Primary Responsibilities:

    My primary responsibility for the Department of Population Science and Policy is to assist in research aimed at improving health outcomes in central and southern Illinois. This includes working with data collection for the ETHIC project.


    I worked as a substance abuse counselor for two and a half years in NY prior to going to graduate school. Research interests include substance-use disorders, harm reduction, health disparities, and rural health.



    Education & training

    Graduate Research Assistant, Population Science and Policy
    Graduate Degree
    Master of Science in Community Health, State University of New York at Potsdam
    Undergraduate Degree
    Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, State University of New York at Potsdam

    Academic Location

    Academic Office

    1125 Lincoln Dr Carbondale, IL 62901
    Mail Code: 4632