Dean, School of Community Health and Health Professors
Professor and Past Chair, Occupational Health Sciences
Director, NIOSH Southwest Center for Agricultural Health, Injury Prevention, & Education
Program Director, Occupational Medicine Residency
Jesse H. Jones Distinguished Professor of Occupational Health Sciences
Houston Endowment, Inc. Professor of Environmental Science
Dr. Jeffrey L. Levin is a professor and past chair of the Department of Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler (UTHSCT). He is a graduate of the UT Medical School at San Antonio. He completed his internal medicine training at the University of Missouri and post-graduate training in occupational medicine at the University of Kentucky. He is board-certified in both internal medicine and occupational medicine. Dr. Levin is also founding and former director of the Occupational Medicine Residency Program at Tyler.
Dr. Levin serves on the Board of Directors for the American Board of Preventive Medicine. He also served as Section Chair for the Occupational Medicine Milestone Workgroup for the ACGME. He is past-President of the Texas Occupational Medical Association. He holds the Jesse H. Jones Distinguished Professorship of Occupational Health Sciences and the Houston Endowment Inc. Professorship in Environmental Science. He has been Center Director for the NIOSH Southwest Center for Agricultural Health, Injury Prevention, and Education since 2002.
Dr. Levin is Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, UTHSCT. He has been Dean of the School of Community Health and Health Professions as well as Center Director for the UT Health Northeast Center for Rural Community Health. He is Medical Director of the Texas Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (TIOSH®). He is a past-Chair of the Texas Medical Association Council on Science and Public Health, Responsible Official for the Public Health Laboratory of East Texas, and Public Health Authority for Smith County. His research background has focused on occupational respiratory diseases and occupational health in agriculture and commercial fishing, with particular attention to vulnerable populations. As a native Texan having spent many formative years along the U.S.-Mexico border and in Central Mexico, he is fluent in Spanish.