John Vandenberg

John Vandenberg


Adjunct Professor in the Division of Environmental Sciences and Policy

Air quality research, assessment and management; human health risk assessment; interface of science and environmental policy.


Cote, Ila L., Shaun D. McCullough, Ronald N. Hines, and John J. Vandenberg. “Application of epigenetic data in human health risk assessment..” Current Opinion in Toxicology 6 (November 2017): 71–78.
Cote, Ila, Melvin E. Andersen, Gerald T. Ankley, Stanley Barone, Linda S. Birnbaum, Kim Boekelheide, Frederic Y. Bois, et al. “The Next Generation of Risk Assessment Multi-Year Study-Highlights of Findings, Applications to Risk Assessment, and Future Directions..” Environmental Health Perspectives 124, no. 11 (November 2016): 1671–82.
McEwen, Abigail R., Heileen Hsu-Kim, Nicholas A. Robins, Nicole A. Hagan, Susan Halabi, Olivo Barras, Daniel deB Richter, and John J. Vandenberg. “Residential metal contamination and potential health risks of exposure in adobe brick houses in Potosí, Bolivia..” Sci Total Environ 562 (August 15, 2016): 237–46.
Hagan, Nicole, Nicholas Robins, Heileen Hsu-Kim, Susan Halabi, Ruben Dario Espinoza Gonzales, Enrique Ecos, Daniel Richter, and John Vandenberg. “Mercury hair levels and factors that influence exposure for residents of Huancavelica, Peru..” Environ Geochem Health 37, no. 3 (June 2015): 507–14.
Gift, Jeffrey S., Jane C. Caldwell, Jennifer Jinot, Marina V. Evans, Ila Cote, and John J. Vandenberg. “Scientific considerations for evaluating cancer bioassays conducted by the Ramazzini Institute..” Environmental Health Perspectives 121, no. 11–12 (November 2013): 1253–63.


ENVIRON 593: Independent Studies and Projects (ENVIRON 593: Independent Studies and Projects)
ENVIRON 603: Air Quality: Management (ENVIRON 603: Air Quality: Management)
ENVIRON 899: Master's Project (ENVIRON 899: Master's Project)

Contact Information

A152 Lev Sci Res Ctr
Durham, NC 27708
Box 90328
Durham, NC 27708-0328


Ph.D., Duke University (1987)