Sang D. Choi serves as a Full Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator at the Department of Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health at the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, Wis, USA. Dr. Choi is the Director of the Center for Occupational Safety and Ergonomics Research and coordinates the Occupational Ergonomics Program. Dr. Choi teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in construction safety and health, ergonomics, analysis, and design for safety in industrial operations, and system safety analysis. Also, Dr. Choi serves as an Adjunct Professor at the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST). Dr. Choi is selected for inclusion in 2011 and 2010 Edition of Who’s Who in America and is the recipient of the University-Wide Outstanding Research Award. Dr. Choi has produced more than 90 high-quality refereed publications and is a frequent keynote and session Speaker at prestigious national and international conferences. Dr. Choi’s research interests include construction safety and ergonomics, fall prevention, aging workforce, and prevention through design. Professor Choi’s teaching mission is to the research- to-practice (RtP-) bridging the gap between academia and the SH&E practitioner. Dr. Choi earned his Ph.D. degree from the Western Michigan University in industrial engineering focusing on occupational ergonomics and safety. He is a Board Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and a Board Certified Professional Ergonomist (CPE). Dr. Choi has served as an OSHA-approved Outreach Instructor and Course Chair for construction and industrial safety. Dr. Choi is a Professional Member of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES).
Biography Updated on 2 December 2012