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Melissa DeJonckheere, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Family Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School
1018 Fuller St.
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104-1213


Administrative Contact

Rania Ajilat, (734) 998-7346,


Dr. Melissa DeJonckheere is a health services researcher and mixed methodologist specializing in community based participatory methods and qualitative research design. Her primary interest is use of CBPR and mixed methods approaches to investigate health disparities in childhood and adolescence, including chronic stress and social determinants of health. She previously served as a postdoctoral research fellow in the Michigan Mixed Methods Program and Department of Family Medicine. DeJonckheere completed her PhD in Educational Studies at the University of Cincinnati, where she worked on qualitative and mixed methods projects in both the education and health fields.

Areas of Interest


Advanced Degrees

Ph.D. University of Cincinnati, Educational Studies, Educational and Community Based Action Research, Cincinnati, OH, 2016

Published Articles via PubMed