Research Laboratories

Research Areas:

  1. Total Worker Health (TWH): Improving Workforce Safety, Health, Wellness and Well-being
  2. Injury, Treatment, Recovery and Prevention
  3. Exposures: Consequences and Prevention
  4. Sleep and Circadian Rhythms
  5. Strategies and Solutions for Vulnerable Workers

Roll your mouse over the faculty pictures below to see the specific areas of research conducted by each faculty member, and click on the picture to see their lab pages that describe their work in some detail.

Faculty Laboratories

circadian rhythm, suprachiasmatic nucleus
synaptic transmission, gamma-aminobutyric acid, calcium, retina Intervention effectiveness, Workplace research, Training, Behavioral research, Neurotoxicology Sleep, Endogenous Clocks, Shift Work, Circadian System, Sleep Apnea Neurodegenerative Diseases, Drosophila models DNA repair, DNA replication, Drug discovery/development, Human diseases (cancer, metabolic syndrome) DNA Repair, Skin Cancer, Chemical Exposure interventions, lone workers, behavior change pesticides, neurobehavioral, young workers, agriculture, children, interventions Jackie Shannon, PhD Shift work, Circadian Biology, Sleep, Cardiovascular Disease, Obesity Peter Spencer, PhD, FRCPath Neurotoxicity, Neurodegeneration, Global Health Mutation, Ionizing Radiation, Epigenetics