TITLE

Career of the Month

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Megan
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Science Teacher;Sep2009, Vol. 76 Issue 6, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features Mark Nicas, an industrial hygienest for the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). He used to be a laboratory technician in an academic cancer research center. He was reportedly drawn to the field of industrial hygiene because he views it as a combination of politics, science and service to others. An industrial hygienest finds health hazards in workplaces and recommend measures for controlling them. Nicas offers advice to students considering a career in industrial hygiene.
ACCESSION #
44128804

 

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