Heather Kerr

BSPH Senior Academic Advisor

Office of Academic Programs and Student Services

Heather Kerr


100B Cunz Hall
1841 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210




Heather Kerr is a BSPH Senior Academic Advisor for the Office of Academic Programs and Student Services (OAPSS) in the College of Public Health. She provides academic counseling to major and pre-major students, as well as pre-professional/graduate school advising (medical school, PA, OT, PT, Law, etc.). She also coordinates the Global Option, advises special populations (Honors, athletes, first generation, veterans), and manages an online course for newly admitted BSPH major students.

Prior to joining the College of Public Health, Heather served as an academic advisor in the School of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences. She gained experience in public health by working in tobacco cessation in Southeast Ohio and at OSU's Student Wellness Center. Heather earned her Master of Arts in Higher Education and Student Affairs at The Ohio State University. 

In her spare time, Heather enjoys riding her bike and practicing yoga and Muay Thai.