Luz S. Marín is an assistant professor
in the Department of Safety Sciences.
She joined the Safety Sciences faculty in 2016. She has a ScD degree in Occupational Ergonomics and Safety from the University of Massachusetts Lowell where she studied the safety and health conditions of Hispanic construction workers. As a postdoctoral
researcher at Northeastern University (Boston, MA), she studied whole-body vibration exposure among heavy equipment mining operators. She has 10 years of experience as a Safety and Health Consultant in various industry sectors.
She is an active member of the American Society of Safety Professionals and is the assistant administrator (2020–22) of the ASSP Hispanic Safety Professionals. She is also a member of the American Public Health Association.