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Joshua W. Schaeffer, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,
Occupational and Environmental Health

Office: 102 Environmental Health (EH)
Office Phone: 970-496-6636


Dr. Schaeffer's PubMed Publications

High Plains Intermountain Center for Agricultural Health & Safety (HICAHS)


Ph.D.: Environmental Health (Industrial Hygiene), Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO: 2013

M.S.: Environmental Health (Toxicology), Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO: 2008

B.A.: Biochemistry, The College of Wooster, Wooster, OH: 2001

Selected Publications

Magzamen, S., Mayer, AP., Barr, S., Bohren, L., Dunbar, B., Manning, D., Reynolds, S.J., Schaeffer, JW., Suter, J., Cross, JE. A Multidisciplinary Research Framework on School Occupant Health and Performance. Environmental Health Perspectives. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Arteaga, VE., Mitchell, DC., Matt, GE., Quintana, PJE., Schaeffer, JW., Stephen J. Reynolds, SJ., Schenker, MB and Frank M. Mitloehner, FM. Occupational Exposure to Endotoxin in PM2.5 and Pre and Post-Shift Lung Function in California Dairy Workers. Journal of Environmental Protection in press

Hawley, B., Schaeffer, J.W., Poole, J.A., Dooley, G.P., Reynolds, S.J., Volckens, J. Differential Response of Human Nasal and Bronchial Epithelial Cells Upon Exposure to Size-fractionated Dairy Dust. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A in press

Schaeffer JW, Sargent L, Sandfort D, Brazile W. 2013 A Comparison of Two Sampling Methods for the Detection of Airborne Methylene Bisphenyl Diisocyanate. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene 10: 213-221

Reynolds SJ, Nonnenmann MW, Basinas I, Davidson M, Elfman L, Gordon J, Kirychuck S, Reed S, J Schaeffer, Schenker M, Schlunssen V, Sigsgaard T. 2013 Systematic Review of Respiratory Health Among Dairy Workers. Journal Agromedicine 18 (3): 219-43

Martyny JW, Serrano KA, Schaeffer JW, Van Dyke MV. 2013 Potential Exposures Associated with Indoor Marijuana Growing Operations. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene 10:622-639

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