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Charlene Brassington

  • Charlene Brassington
  • Lecturer
  • Community & Environmental Health
  • 3134 Health Sciences Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4259
  • cbrassin@odu.edu
  • Retired as a Navy Captain in Feb 2006 after 30 years as an Industrial Hygiene Officer. Began teaching OSH, IH, and environmental protection at ODU in January 2008.
  • Education

    Old Dominion University, 1996
    Major: Community Health/Industrial Hygiene
    Degree: M.S.
    Pennsylvania State University, 1974
    Major: Microbiology
    Degree: B.S.
  • Research Interests

    None. Lecturer only.
  • Licensures and Certifications

    Certified Master Training Specialist
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Navy Chief of Naval Education and Training
    Date Obtained: 1992-04-30
    Certified Industrial Hygineist
    Sponsoring Organization: American Board of Industrial Hygienists
    Date Obtained: 1997-11-12
    Expiration Date: 2016-06-01
    Certified Safety Professional
    Sponsoring Organization: Board of Certified Safety Professionals
    Date Obtained: 2009-02-26
    Expiration Date: 2014-02-26
  • Expertise

    Occupational Safety
    Extensive industrial hygiene field and executive experience, occupational safety and health policy and inspection capabilities, and environmental protection qualifications.
    Environmental Issues
    Managed multi-million dollar government environmental contracts with 10+ employees.
    Technical Education
    Master Training Specialist with over 10,000 hours on the podium, extensive experience with adult learning theory and curriculum development