Get in contact with Steve Corbett, Ph.D.
Steve Corbett, Ph.D., Senior Analyst, joined KHI in 2016. He works on a variety of projects focusing on public and population health issues. The focus of much of his past research has been on the determinants of health among Native Americans. Prior to joining KHI, he worked as a visiting professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has also worked as an instructor at several other local universities, including the University of Kansas, the University of Missouri at Kansas City, and Avila University, and currently has an adjunct appointment at Johnson County Community College. Steve previously worked for the Kansas Biological Survey on the Native Medicinal Plant Research Program, researching the medicinal properties of native prairie plants. In addition, he worked on health promotion and community development projects for both the Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas and the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation. Steve earned a doctorate degree in biomedical anthropology, a master's degree in biological anthropology and a bachelor's degree in anthropology from the University of Kansas.