Erin Grinshteyn is an Assistant Professor in the Health Professions department within the School of Nursing and Health Professions where she teaches a variety of courses in the MPH program. Her primary research interest is examining fear of crime and fear of violent victimization and the association of fear with a variety of health outcomes and health services utilization. She is particularly interested in population-based health disparities associated with fear of violence and specifically examines these topics among older adults

PhD in Health Services, Fielding School of Public Health, UCLA
MS in Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University
BA in Sociology, Brandeis University