An epidemiologist with unique and varied public health experience, Aubert served as interim dean while Dean Ashish Jha was on short-term leave for an assignment leading the nation’s COVID-19 response during 2022-2023.
The second dean of the Brown University School of Public Health, Marcus positioned the School to fulfill its mission with the development of a 5-year strategic plan. Under her leadership, the School received the largest grant in the history of Brown University to develop the IMPACT Collaboratory.
From 2000, when she arrived at Brown, Wetle worked to create the School of Public Health, which was fully accredited in 2016. Her leadership has had profound and lasting impacts on Brown University and on the public health landscape of Rhode Island.