Justine Marcus

Graduate Student Researcher

Justine is currently pursuing the dual degree Masters in City Planning and Masters in Public Health program at UC Berkeley. Guided by a dedication to social justice, her previous work includes participatory research regarding the health impacts of highway redevelopment in Wisconsin and mapping disparities in asthma and environmental health in California. Most recently, Justine worked as a Bilingual Research Assistant at a community-based research organization in San Francisco, where she focused on community-based participatory research, housing, and public health in the Bay Area and the Central Valley. Through her graduate studies, Justine hopes to explore how community based public health frameworks can leverage a redistributive regional planning agenda to advance equitable housing policy, community development, and environmental justice. Justine is a proud Wisconsinite and public university alumna.