Peter Johnson, PhD, is a Professor in the Occupational and Environmental Exposure Sciences program, specializing in ergonomics. He earned his Doctorate in Bioengineering from the University of California - Berkeley and has worked as a researcher at the National Institutes of Occupational Health in the United States, Sweden and Denmark. Dr. Johnson and his lab are nationally and internationally recognized for their work evaluating seating alternatives to reduce vehicle operator exposures to Whole Body Vibration (WBV). Currently, in cooperation with Oregon State University and Oregon Health Sciences University, his lab is conducting studies to evaluate ways to reduce WBV exposures in the semi-truck, bus and mining industries. Dr. Johnson head of delegation on the American National Standards Institute’s (ANSI) Whole Body Vibration Committee and an American Delegate on the International Standards Organization (ISO) and is the convener for ISO 2631-1 Whole Body Vibration standard assisting and overseeing standards development for ISO. In addition, Dr. Johnson has worked with Amazon, Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard and Logitech assisting with the design, and evaluation and introduction of smart phones, tablets, notebook computers, keyboards and mice, and with Steelcase on the design and introduction of ergonomic office furniture.