Mark Gregory Robson

Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey, USA

Mark Gregory Robson is the Dean of Agricultural and Urban Programs and Professor of entomology at Rutgers University School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, New Brunswick, NJ, USA and Professor of environmental and occupational health at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health. Robson graduated with a B.S. degree with High Honors (1977) from Rutgers University, Cook College in Agricultural Science and M.S. (1979) and Ph.D. degrees(1988) from Rutgers University, Graduate School New Brunswick in Plant Science. He has an M.P.H. degree (1995) from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health in Environmental and Occupational Health. Robson will receive an Honorary Doctoral degree in public health from Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, at their 93rd Anniversary Commencement in July 2010. Dr. Robson will be the only foreigner to receive this recognition at the 2010 Commencement. His degree will be conferred by Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, Princess of Thailand. He was elected a Fellow in the Academy of Toxicological Sciences in 2002. Robson’s research focus is on exposures to pesticides and agricultural chemicals. Dr. Robson is currently the PI on an NIH-funded Fogarty ITREOH Center in Bangkok, Thailand as well as the PI on a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Grant on Tsunami Long-Term Relief Efforts. In addition to ISRN Toxicology Editorial Board, he is a Contributing Editor for Public Health Reports, and he is on the Editorial Boards for the International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health, the Journal of Environmental Health, and New Solutions, a Journal of Environmental and Occupational Health Policy, and Chulalongkorn Journal of Health Research. Dr. Robson and Dr. William Toscano are the editors of the textbook Environmental Health Risk Assessment for Public Health (Jossey Bass 2007).

Biography Updated on 21 March 2011

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