Lon Ferguson Ph.D., CSP is a retired Professor of the Safety Sciences Department at Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP). Dr. Ferguson has both his B.S. and M.S. in Safety Sciences from IUP and his doctorate is from the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Ferguson is a Professional Member of the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) where he served on the Educational Standard Committee from 2000-2010.
Dr. Ferguson is a Certified Fire Protection Specialist and a Certified Safety Professional and served on the BCSP Board of Directors from 2009-2015 and was President in 2014. Dr. Ferguson served on the BCSP Judicial Commission from 2016-2018. In 2002, Dr. Ferguson was awarded the “William E. Tarrants Safety Educator of the Year Award” by ASSP. Prior to joining IUP, Dr. Ferguson was an Assistant Professor in the Occupational Safety and Hygiene Management Program at Millersville University and had 12 years experience as a safety consultant for Liberty Mutual Insurance and the PA/OSHA Consultation Program.