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Phone: 765-494-9348


HAMP 1279
West Lafayette, IN 47907

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Mark Wilson

Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Health Sciences

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental Cardiology
  • Psychosocial Factors of the Work Environment
  • Occupational and Environmental Lung Disorders
  • Health and Safety Hazards of Museum Collections
  • Ergonomics and Musculoskeletal Disorders

School of Health Sciences Research Area(s)

  • Occupational Health and Environmental Health Sciences


Dr. Mark Wilson is a clinical assistant professor for the Occupational & Environmental Health Sciences and the Biomedical Sciences programs in the School of Health Sciences.  He received a B.S. and M.S. in industrial hygiene from Purdue University.  Following graduation from Purdue, he worked in a health and safety management position at a government agency.  Dr. Wilson then continued his education and obtained a Doctor of Chiropractic (D.C.) degree from National University of Health Sciences.  Dr. Wilson then received a Ph.D. in Public Health, with a concentration of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, from the University of Illinois at Chicago.  His research at the University of Illinois at Chicago investigated the impact of work-related stress on cardiovascular function.


  • MS, Purdue University
  • DC, National University of Health Sciences
  • PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago

Current Courses

  • HSCI 225 - Healthcare Leadership and Safety
  • HSCI 334 - Lung Physiology and Medicine
  • HSCI 335 - Heart Physiology and Medicine
  • HSCI 353 - Occupational Safety Management and Culture
  • HSCI 553 - Advanced Occupational Safety Management and Culture
  • HSCI 580 - Occupational Biomechanics and Ergonomics

Selected Publications

  • Wilson, Mark D., Prasad, Kaushal A., Kim, Jong S., Park, Jae H. (2019). Characteristics of metallic nanoparticles emitted from heated Kanthal e-cigarette coils. Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 21:156. DOI : 10.1007/s11051-019-4598-y.

Selected Honors/Awards

  • Purdue University - Purdue University