Ph.D. Mississippi State University
Dr. Murphy joined the MUW faculty in 2012. Dr. Murphy is a native Mississippian, having completed his undergraduate at the University of Mississippi, his master’s in Health Education at the Mississippi University for Women, and his Ph.D. in Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion at Mississippi State University. Dr. Murphy is a Certified Health Education Specialist. His research interests include tobacco and e-cigarette use, and energy drink consumption among college students. Dr. Murphy’s recent grant activity includes “faith based” colorectal cancer prevention methods and tobacco related policy change.