Heather K. Hudson, PhD, MPH, MCHES, CSE

Professor & Graduate Coordinator


Doyne 322

(501) 450-3194

Dr. Heather Hudson is a Professor in the Department of Health Sciences. She graduated from Southern Illinois University with her PhD in Health Education, Masters in Public Health from the University of Illinois in Springfield, and BS in Health Studies at Eastern Illinois University. Dr. Hudson holds two national certifications as a Master Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES) and  Certified Sexuality Educator (CSE) from AASECT. Dr. Hudson teaches undergraduate-level Human Sexuality and Health Communication & Advocacy courses and graduate-level Issues & Research in Women’s Health, Health Promotion Interventions, Issues & Research in Sexuality, and Advanced Program Planning & Evaluation courses.

Research Interests:

Sexuality Education/Human Sexuality
Human Sexuality and Technology
Sexual Communication and Social Media
Health and Social Media/Communication Technology
Teenage Pregnancy and STI/HIV Prevention
School/College Health
Bullying and Technology Facilitated Violence Prevention
Women’s Health Issues