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Darrell Burrell

Adjunct Faculty

Darrell Burrell Dr. Darrell Burrell serves as an Adjunct Faculty member in the Global and Community Health Department at George Mason University. He teaches Environmental Health and Project Management in Public Health. Dr. Burrell brings over 16 years of organizational development experience to his teaching. Selected to serve as a Presidential Management Fellow to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission in 2006, Dr. Burrell has since become the Faculty and Training Program manager for Leadership Development Programs within the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. He holds a Doctor of Health Education from A.T. Still University of Health Sciences with a focus on environmental health and executive coaching. He has been an academic reviewer for International Journal of Social Health Information Management (IJSHIM), State and Local Government Review, The International Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Change Management, Contemporary Issues in Criminology and the Social Sciences, and Journal of Knowledge & Human Resource Management. Dr. Burrell’s research interests include environmental health, environmental justice, public health promotion, and succession planning in public health organizations.


  • D.H.Ed., Health Education in Environmental Health, A.T. Still University of Health Sciences, 2010
  • M.A., Sales and Marketing Management, Prescott College, 2007
  • Ed.S., Higher Education Administration, The George Washington University, 2006
  • M.S., Management in Health Care Leadership, National Louis University, 2006
  • M.S., Human Resources Management and Development, National Louis University, 1999
  • B.S., Business Management, National Louis University, 1997

Contact Information

Mailing Address
Department of Global and Community Health
MS: 5B7
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030-4444