Kaydian Reid

Kaydian Reid

Assistant Professor, Director of Public Health Programs, University of Saint Joseph

Dr. Kaydian Reid is an Assistant Professor and the Director of Public Health Graduate and Undergraduate Programs at the University of Saint Joseph. Dr. Reid’s research focuses on the role of ethnic identity in moderating health among Black immigrants from the English-speaking Caribbean Islands (i.e., Afro-Caribbean). As a public health practitioner, Dr. Reid has developed, conducted, and consulted training, program planning, implementation, and evaluation for achieving sustainable policy, systems, and environmental changes. Dr. Reid earned her Doctor of Public Health from the University at Albany, State University of New York, and her Master of Arts in Sociology and Bachelor of Science from St. John’s University.


Areas of Expertise 

  • Race and Ethnicity
  • Public Health
  • Population science 
  • Program planning, implementation, and evaluation 


  • Focus Groups
  • Interviews
  • Photo voice 
  • Mixed Methods
  • Qualitative Methods
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Secondary Data Analysis