Wayne State University

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Jason Booza, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Full-time
Director of Assessment and Education Research
(313) 577-3889

Undergraduate Medical Education
Wayne State University School of Medicine
320 East Canfield, Suite 313
Detroit, MI 48201


Dr. Booza is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Academic and Student Programs. He holds adjunct positions in the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences as well as the Department of Urban Studies & Planning. He teaches courses on Geographic Information Systems (GIS), with over 12 years experience in the application of geospatial methods to a variety of topics including racial segregation, income inequality, immigration, health disparities and environmental health.


Dr. Booza's publications and current grants coming soon.

Education Training
Courses Taught over the Last 2 Years
UP 3530 Urban and Regional Planning
“Geographic Information Systems, A primer”

Course Director
Medical Education/Evaluation Committee (ME2) Co-Curricular Program


University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, Michigan, BS Criminal Justice, 1999

Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, MA Sociology, 2003

Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, PhD Political Science, 2009