Stephanie Carroll Rainie (Ahtna Athabascan), DrPH, MPH is Assistant Professor, Public Health Policy and Management at the Community, Environment and Policy Department, Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health (MEZCOPH); Assistant Research Professor, Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy (UC); Associate Director and Manager – Tribal Health Program for the Native Nations Institute (NNI) in the UC; and Assistant Director for the Center for Indigenous Environmental Health Research (CIEHR), MEZCOPH at the University of Arizona (UA). Stephanie received her AB from Cornell University and MPH and DrPH from MEZCOPH.
Stephanie's research explores the links between governance, health care, the environment, and community wellness. She co-founded the US Indigenous Data Sovereignty Network and the International Indigenous Data Sovereignty Interest Group at the Research Data Alliance. Stephanie was also a founding member of the UA Native Faculty and the American Indian and Indigenous Health Alliance Club at MEZCOPH, working to support the recruitment and retention of Indigenous students and faculty at the UA. She is on the American Indian Studies Graduate Interdisciplinary Program Executive Committee and the faculty advisory board for the UA’s Center for Digital Society and Data Studies.