Dr. Bassam Atieh

Courses Taught at Murray State:

OSH 425 Physical Agents
OSH 450 Practical Application Lab.
OSH 621 Industrial Hygiene and Safety Program Development
OSH 626 Industrial Hygiene Sampling Strategies
OSH 637 Biostatistics & Probability
OSH 687 Wastewater Treatment


Doctor of Science (Sc.D.).
Environmental Health Sciences (Industrial Hygiene), Tulane University, 
New Orleans, Louisiana (1989)

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.).
Business Administration (Management), University of Texas of the Permian 
Basin, Odessa, Texas (1981)

Master of Public Health (M.P.H.).
Environmental Health (Occupational Health & Safety), University of 
Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee (1977)

Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Magna Cum Laude.
Environmental Health Sciences, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, 
Virginia (1976)

Professional Experience Prior to Murray State:

Post-Doctorate Fellowship in Industrial Hygiene
University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, (February 1990-December 1990).

Instructor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences, American 
University of Beirut Beirut, Lebanon (October 1983-August 1985).

General Manager, Abbar and Zainy Company
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (February 1982-June 1983).

Industrial Hygienist and Health Planner, Kuwait Oil Company
Ahmadi, Kuwait (June 1978-January 1980).

Clinical/Professional Focus:

Industrial Hygiene

Research Focus:

- Research related to human exposure to harmful agents.
- Animal studies to determine the effects of pesticides (pets topical solutions) on humans and frequent handlers.

Professional Organizations: 

American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA)

Contact Information:

Office Address: 157I Industry and Technology Center
Office Phone: 270.809.6652
Office Fax: 270.809.3630
Email: batieh@murraystate.edu