University Safety Advisory Council

Reports to:

General Counsel for Michigan Tech University


Develop recommendations on a university-wide course of action to improve safety awareness and practice in all aspects of our instructional, research and support activities.


Faculty and staff representatives.


  • Christopher Maxson (Chair), Environmental Health and Safety
  • Henrique "Kiko" de Melo e Silva, Civil, Environmental, and Geospatial Engineering

  • David Dixon, Research Integrity, Laboratory Operations
  • Shiyue Fang, Chemistry
  • Megan Frost, Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology
  • Larry Hermanson, Facilities Management
  • Ami Kling, Graduate Student Representative
  • Jeff Lewin, Research Integrity, Laboratory Operations
  • Robert Page, Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
  • Mark Sloat, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Scott Wagner, Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • David Zei, J.R. Van Pelt and Opie Library