Hassan Naji, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Practice

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Hassan Naji focuses on teaching biological and integrative human health courses. Naji believes in getting back to the community through volunteer work to area schools and career centers.

Research Overview

Naji’s research focuses on infectious diseases epidemiology in order to understand the patterns of infection and the burden of infectious diseases on community in general and individuals in particular. Recently, Naji turned his focusing on the current coronavirus pandemic through several research items in order to understand the pandemic and effects of coronavirus on the human body.

I don’t only see students in my class, I see their struggles, their difficult circumstances, and their mishaps in life and inspire them to keep hope and pick up the pieces and move on to reach their career goals while holding them accountable for class work and grade.

Select Publications

Naji, H. (2020). Neurologic Manifestations of SARS-CoV-2. European Journal of Medical and Health Sciences, 2(6).

Naji, H. (2020). Cardiovascular Complications Associated with COVID-19 Infection. European Journal of Medical and Health Sciences, 2(4).

Naji, H. (2020). Cytokine Storm of SARS-CoV-2, the Virus that Causes COVID-19. European Journal of Medical and Health Sciences, 2(3).

Teaching Focus

  • Integrative Human Health
  • Anatomy and Physiology

I love what I do and that can be seen in my teaching method. I thrive to make my students’ experience in my classes fun and fruitful through interactive learning, critical thinking and judgment.

Hassan Naji is pictured.




Office Location:

Hammond Campus, NILS 340M


  • Ph.D. – Public Health-Epidemiology, Walden University, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • M.S. – Everest University, Tampa, Florida
  • B.S. – Biological Sciences, American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Areas of Expertise

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Population Health
  • Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases

Curriculum Vitae