Robin C. Heggum
Instructor, MPH Academic Advisor
Health Sciences and Physical Education
College of Education
(773) 442-5596
Courses Taught
HSCI 107: Health for Effective Living
HSCI 200: Intro to Community Health
HSCI 303: Human Sexuality and Sex Education
HSCI 309: Nutrition and Health
HSCI 312: Global and Environmental Health
HSCI 317: Aging, Death, and Dying
HSCI 318: Consumer Health
HSCI 319: Substance Use and Abuse Education
HSCI 323: Mental and Emotional Health
HSCI 340: Health Behavior Theory and Practice
Research Interests
Health Behavior Change, Perceptions of Health, Size Diversity and Health, Health at Every Size, Anti-Healthism, Social Disparities and Health, Aging, Longevity, End of Life Issues, Health Policy

Foothill College, A.S. in Physical Education/Human Performance

Washington State University, B.S. in Kinesiology

University of Massachusetts Amherst, Master of Public Health 


Room PE 1136
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

(773) 442-5596
Office Hours
Vary by semester
Main Campus