Jason Harris
Contact Information
Phone: +1 765 49-61271
Fax: 765-496-1377

Jason Harris

Associate Professor of Radiological Health Sciences and Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Online Education, College of Health and Human Sciences/with Courtesy Appointment in Nuclear Engineering


  • Ph.D., Health Physics, Purdue University, 2007
  • M.S., Nuclear Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2002
  • B.S., Biology and Chemistry, University of Tampa, 1995

Research Interests

  • Nuclear security, nonproliferation and safeguards
  • Nuclear power reactor and environmental health physics
  • Radiation detection and instrumentation for reactor and accelerator applications


  • RANE, S., HARRIS, J. Quantification of a Facility Radiological Security Risk Index with a Graphical User Interface Tool. Health Phys 122 5 (2022) 632-644. https://doi.org/10.1097/HP.0000000000001536
  • RANE, S., HARRIS, J. A Game Theoretical Model of Radiological Terrorism Defense. International Journal of Nuclear Security. 7(2): Article 7; 2021. https://doi.org/10.7290/ijns07vrqk
  • ROBINSON, M., GERMAN, N., WHITE, D., and HARRIS, J. Nuclear Security Awareness Survey at a University. International Journal of Nuclear Security. 7(2): Article 2; 2021. https://doi.org/10.7290/ijns07j919
  • RANE S, HARRIS J. Development of a Potential Facility Risk Index for Radiological Security. Risk Analysis: an Official Publication of the Society for Risk Analysis. 2020 Nov. DOI: 10.1111/risa.13625.
  • RANE, S., HARRIS, J., FOSS, E. and SHEFFIELD, C. Nuclear and Radiological Source Security Culture Assessment of Radiation Users at a University. Health Phys 115 4 (2018) 637-645.
  • POUDEL, D., BREY, R., and HARRIS, J. Biokinetics of Plutonium in Nonhuman Primates. Health Phys. Health Phys. 111(4): 348-356; 2016.
  • KYNE, D. and HARRIS, J. A Longitudinal Study of Human Exposure to Potential Nuclear Power Plant Risk. Int J Disaster Risk Sci, December 2015, Volume 6, Issue 4, pp 399-414.
  • HAWKLEY, G., WHICKER J., and J. HARRIS. Observations on Using Inside Air Concentrations as a Predictor of Outside Air Concentrations. Health Phys. 108(4): 465-468; 2015.
  • WARREN, GA, KK ANDERSON, JA KULISEK, Y DANON, A WELTZ, A GAVRON, JT HARRIS, and T STEWART. 2013." Lead Slowing Down Spectrometry Analysis of Data from Measurements on Nuclear Fuel." Nuclear Science and Technology, Volume 179, No. 3. March 2015, Pg 264-273.
  • TROY UNRUH, BENJAMIN CHASE, JOY REMPE, DAVID NIGG, GEORGE IMEL, JASON HARRIS, TODD SHERMAN, JEAN-FRANCOIS VILLARD, "In-core Flux Sensor Evaluations at the ATR Critical Facility," Nuclear Technology, MS NTECH-S-13-00170, Volume 187, No. 3. September 2014, Pg 308-315.