Biological Sciences

Responsibilities

The University Safety Manual gives an overview of responsibilities for the President, Vice Presidents, College and School Deans, Department Directors and Chairs, Faculty, Managers, and Supervisors, Department Safety Liaisons, All Students and Employees, and Occupational Safety and Health Services.

Note that anyone working in a departmental facility must abide by the University’s and department’s rules outlined in these documents. This includes paid employees, students conducting course-related research, and volunteers.

1.1 Departmental Safety Contacts

Chair

Chandrashekhar Joshi

  • Department Chair and Professor, Biological Sciences
  • Affiliated Professor, CFRES
cpjoshi@mtu.edu
906-487-2738
Dow 741

Safety Liaison, Chemical Hygiene Officer, and Training Administrator

Travis Wakeham

  • Biological Sciences Advisor
  • Instructor
twakeham@mtu.edu
906-487-3435
Dow 738

Forms, Annual Training Compliance, and Records Administrator

1.2 Campus Safety Contacts

Jeffrey Lewin

Jeffrey Lewin

  • Research Integrity
jclewin@mtu.edu
906-487-3153
ATDC 207
David Dixon

David Dixon

  • Research Integrity
dcdixon@mtu.edu
906-487-2131
ATDC 208

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