James Madison University
PHOTO: Maria Theresa Wessel

Dr. Maria Theresa Wessel

Public Health Education

  • Office: HBS 3088
  • Phone: 540-568-3955
  • Email: wesselmt@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4301
    235 Martin Luther King Jr Way
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807


  • Ed.D., Health Education, University of Virginia
  • M.S. in Ed., Health and Physical Education, James Madison University
  • B.S., Health and Physical Education, James Madison University

Teaching Area

  • Public Health Education
  • Sexuality


  • Substance abuse
  • Behavioral determinants of health


  • Travel
  • Reading
  • Gardening
  • Textiles




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