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Dr. Miaozong Wu


Miaozong Wu, Ph.D., CSP, ARM

Associate Professor of Safety/Industrial Hygiene Program Coordinator and Faculty Advisor of M.S. Occupational Safety Management 
Safety Sciences
Humphreys 320
(660) 543-4411

Wu holds a M.S. in Safety with a minor in Environmental Science from Marshall University, and a Ph.D. specialized in Endocrinology from Virginia Tech. He has developed several NASA-funded research projects (2011-2017) to investigate occupational health related to space environmental risk factors, and an electrical safety project recently funded by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (2019-2020). His research interests include musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) and other challenges related to occupational safety and health. He has published over 45 peer-reviewed journal articles and been granted a U.S. patent (USPTO #10,398,732). Wu also holds a CSP (Certified Safety Professionals®), and an ARMTM designation (Associate in Risk Management).


More information about his OSHA-funded project can be found:


More information about his NASA-funded project can be found:


2020 Faculty Scholar Award Winners Announced. Overall Winner & Discovery Category Winner: Dr. Miaozong Wu

The Faculty Scholar Award is sponsored by the Office of Graduate Education & Research (GER), and selected by the University Research Council (URC), recognizes exceptional merit in the scholarly and creative work of faculty at UCM.

For more information:
Go to: This link includes access to the interactive Virtual Graduate Scholars Symposium Program for 2020.

Dr. Wu's project title: Electrical safety for wind tower construction and maintenance industries  For an overview of his project, see:



Congratulations, Dr. Wu!

Faculty Promotions and Tenure for the 2020-2021 Academic Year

The University of Central Missouri annually recognizes individuals who have achieved tenure/and or promotion. Individuals who recently attained a change in rank or achieved tenure for the 2020-2021 academic year are listed in the PDF below according to the academic area and the college they represent.

For more information:
Download: Faculty Promotions and Tenure for A 2020-2021 1.pd


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