March 5, 2018

Margarete Kulik, PhD

Assistant Professor


2018 – Postdoctoral Fellowship in Tobacco Control; University of California San Francisco, USA

2013 –  PhD Public Health/Social Epidemiology; Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2002 – MA Demography; University of California Berkeley, USA

2000 – MSc International Economics; Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands

Research Interests

  • Tobacco Control
  • Health Disparities,
  • Complex Survey Design Data
  • Policy-Relevant Public Health Research

Courses Taught

  • HBHE 5240 Tobacco Prevention and Control
  • COPH 5421 Rural and Global Health Program Evaluation and Impact Assessment

Recent Publications

Holt A, McCormick D, Delongchamp R, Kulik MC, Vang K, Bates J. Changes in Smoking Behavior and Lung Cancer in Arkansas since 1972. Journal of the Arkansas Medical Society. 2020. (accepted, in press)

Hafez AY, Gonzalez M, Kulik MC, Vijayaraghavan M, Glantz SA. Uneven Access to Smokefree Laws and Policies and its Effect on Health Equity in the United States: 2000-2019. Am J Public Health. 2019 Sep19:e1-e8. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2019.305289. [Epub ahead of print].

Kulik MC, Glantz SA. Similar softening across different racial and ethnic groups of smokers in California as smoking prevalence declined. Prev Med. 2019 Mar;120:144-149. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2019.01.020. Epub 2019 Jan 29.

Kulik MC, Lisha, NE, Glantz SA. E-cigarette use is associated with lower odds of having stopped smoking: A cross-sectional study of 28 European Union countries. Am J Prev Med. 2018 Jan 31.

Kulik MC, Glantz SA. Softening among US smokers with psychological distress: More quit attempts and lower consumption as smoking drops. Am J Prev Med 2017. Dec;53(6):810-817. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2017.08.004. Epub 2017 Oct 10.

Kulik MC, Bialous SA, Munthali S, Max W. Tobacco growing and the sustainable development goals, Malawi. Bull World Health Organ. 2017 May 1;95(5):362-367. doi: 10.2471/BLT.16.175596.

Kulik MC, Glantz SA. The smoking population in the US and EU is softening not hardening. Tob Control 2016;25:4 470-475 Published Online First: 24 June 2015 doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2015-052329.

Kulik MC, Hoffmann R, Judge K, Looman C, Menvielle G, Kulhánová I, Toch M, Ostergren O, Martikainen P, Borrell C, Rodríguez-Sanz M, Bopp M, Leinsalu M, Jasilionis D, Eikemo TA, Mackenbach JP. Smoking and the potential for reduction of inequalities in mortality in Europe. Eur J Epidemiol. 2013 Dec; 28(12):959-71.