Ajay Sethi, PhD, MHS

Position title: Faculty Consultant

Pronouns: he/him

Email: ajay.sethi@wisc.edu

Website: Ajay Sethi, PhD, MHS's website

Phone: 608.263.1756

Ajay Sethi

Professor of Population Health Sciences, Faculty Director of the MPH Program

Dr. Ajay Sethi’s research interests lie broadly in the study of infectious diseases. His studies aim to identify modifiable behavioral and structural factors associated with transmission and morbidity and mortality if infection is established. He works in the areas of HIV/AIDS, COVID-19, healthcare-associated infections, the microbiome, and addressing public health misinformation.

In 2021, Dr. Sethi received a Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award. He received his PhD in Epidemiology and MHS in Molecular Microbiology and Immunology from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He received a BS in Physiology from the University of Maryland, College Park.