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Ron Dotson , Ed.D.

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  • Professor


Contact Information

  • Department: School of Safety, Security and Emergency Management
  • Office: Stratton 210
  • Mailing Address: Stratton 250
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  • Phone: (859)622-1584


Ronald G. Dotson

Associate Professor, Department of Safety & Security
Occupational Safety and Health Program Coordinator
Eastern Kentucky University


Ed. D. Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, Kentucky

M.S.  Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, Kentucky

B.A.  Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia

Ron is currently an associate professor and program coordinator of Occupational Safety and Health at Eastern Kentucky University. He is a Certified Safety and Health Manager with ISHM, a Construction Health and Safety Technologist through BCSP, an active member of the Institute for Safety and Health Management, American Society of Safety Engineers, and the National Association of Safety Professionals. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Kentucky Safety and Health Network, an OSHA Training Institute Construction Trainer, and operated an excavation business. He has safety management experience in the public sector and private sector in general and construction industries. His current research interests include playground safety and occupational injuries of educational service employees.


Subject  TitleDatesLocationTerm
OSH 379Construction Safety  Internet Classes Summer 2024
OSH 410Safety Management Systems  Internet Classes Summer 2024
OSH 495Senior Capstone  Internet Classes Summer 2024
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