Bruce Millies, MS, JD

Affiliate Assistant Professor, Env. and Occ. Health Sciences (Primary department)
Bruce Millies teaches occupational safety and health continuing education courses. He is a former lawyer who practiced environmental law, took a break from the law to earn an MS in environmental health from the University of Washington, and then somehow forgot to return to being a lawyer.

He was an assistant professor of industrial hygiene and safety at Empire State College (SUNY). He was also an industrial hygienist for the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, where he worked primarily in the development of worker safety and health training programs.

He has taught numerous occupational safety and health classes and workshops for workers and government inspectors in Chile, Venezuela, Costa Rica, Bolivia and Mexico.


Teaching interests

Industrial Hygiene
Air sampling
Workplace evaluation
Worker Education
Construction Safety and Health
General Industry Safety
Health Electrical Safety Personal Protective Equipment


MS, Industrial Hygiene and Safety, University of Washington, 1986
JD, Law, Northeastern University, 1977
BA, Sociology, University of Massachusetts, 1974
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