About David P. Gilkey
Dr. David Gilkey is an Associate Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health with expertise in Ergonomics and Safety. His academic home is in the Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences at Colorado State University (CSU).
He earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Southern California Health Sciences University and Ph.D. from CSU with a focus in occupational health, safety, industrial hygiene and ergonomics. He is a “Certified Professional Ergonomist” (CPE).
Dr. Gilkey has authored and/or coauthored 24 articles in peer reviewed scientific journals, 60 articles in trade journals, and provided four book chapter contributions in the areas of ergonomics, occupational safety, and environmental health. His research has focused in construction safety and agriculture.
Most recently, he’s been collaborating on projects related to safety climate and culture in construction with an emphasis on evaluating differences between Latino and Non-Latinos workers. He has also been involved in translational research (R2P) looking at methods to evaluate and enhance safe work practices in agriculture.