David Scherer

David SchererDavid Scherer is a member of the 2015 cohort. He has over 35 years of experience in occupational health and safety and in diagnostic imaging physics at academic and medical institutions. His research interests are in health policy and administration.His current research investigates the effect of organizational dynamics, especially distributed authority and shared governance, on safety culture in research universities. His working dissertation title is, “Organizational Culture Affects Safety in University Research Laboratories.”

Degrees: MPH, University of Illinois-Springfield; M.S. in Physics, Virginia Polytechnic and State University; B.S. in Physics, Virginia Military Institute
Email: scherer@uis.edu