Gudeta Fufaa

Contributing Faculty
College of Health Sciences and Public Policy
Master of Public Health (MPH)

Dr. Gudeta Fufaa is a practicing statistician/epidemiologist and has worked at Walden University as an adjunct Faculty since June 2012. He teaches courses such as Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and SPSS Revealed. He has chaired dissertation research and worked as committee member and University Research Reviewer. Dr. Fufaa specializes in chronic disease epidemiology with special focus on the genetic determinants of chronic diseases.

Courses Taught

PUBH 6125/8125 - Biostatistics

PubH 6035 - Epidemiology: Uncovering the Science of Public Health

PUBH 6032 - SPSS Revealed

PUBH 9000 - Public Health Dissertation

PUBH 9001 - Public Health Dissertation

HLTH 9001 - Dissertation

PUBH 6033 - Interpretation and Application of Public Health Data


PhD, Walden University

MS, Utah State University

BS, Haramaya University

MS, Utah State University

Awards / Honors

North-South-Dialogue Scholarship Holder, Vienna University of Agricultural Sciences, 1998

The Netherlands Development Cooperation Scholarship, Wageningen University, 1993

Blackham Scholarship Holder, Utah State University, 2001

Distinction, Haramaya University, 1990

Distinction, , 1990