Tracey Cekada: 2016 Outstanding Educator of the Year

CekadaTraceyThe William E. Tarrants Outstanding Safety Educator of the Year Award recognizes exceptional educators who show the highest level of achievement in OSH teaching, scholarship and commitment to ASSE. This year’s recipient is Tracey Cekada, D.Sc., CSP, CHSP.

Cekada is an associate professor in the Safety Sciences Department at Indiana University of PA (IUP). Prior to joining IUP in 2005, she worked in a safety and environmental capacity for Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions and the Johns Hopkins University, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and Concurrent Technologies Corp.

She is a professional member of ASSE’s Western Pennsylvania Chapter and Academics Practice Specialty, and faculty advisor to the Western Pennsylvania IUP Student Section.