Marnie Dobson, Ph.D.
Dr. Marnie Dobson is the Director of the Healthy Work Campaign, as well as the Associate Director of the Center for Social Epidemiology. She is also an Assistant Adjunct Professor at the University of California, Irvine Center for Occupational and Environmental Health (COEH). For the last 13 years, she has been involved in work stress research, including conducting qualitative, participatory research methods to enhance epidemiological studies, as well as workplace intervention development with several blue-collar working populations including firefighters and urban transit operators. She continues to teach in occupational health classes at UCI and UCLA, as well as publish academic articles and book chapters and present at scientific conferences.
Marnie’s role as Director of the Healthy Work Campaign (HWC) includes acting as the lead science editor for the HWC website and all educational material, and as a lead writer for the Healthy Work Articles column on Medium.com. As well, she is writing a companion book to the documentary film (in development) Working on Empty and plans to continue interviews with working people and experts towards those ends. As Director, she also coordinates and participates along with colleagues in the CSE/HWC projects, the Healthy Work Survey and Healthy Work Intervention Tools.