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Jeffrey Vaughn Johnson

Jeffrey Vaughn Johnson, American behavioral sciences educator. Fellow Society Behavioral Medicine; member American Public Health Association, Society for Occupational and Environmental Health, American Sociological Association, Society for Epidemiological Research, Society for Behavioral Medicine, Society for the Anthropology of Work, International Society for Complex Environmental Studies.

Background

  • Johnson, Jeffrey Vaughn was born on April 6, 1949 in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. Son of Herbert Windell and Lois Mable (Vaughn) Johnson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor summa cum laude, University Minnesota, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Johns Hopkins University, 1986.

    Career

    • Newspaper pressman Minneapolis Star and Tribune, 1972-1978. Occupational health specialist University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1978-1979. Health scientist Office Physical Agent Standards, Occupational Safety and Health Administration Department Labor, Washington, 1980-1981.

      Cardiovascular risk reduction research fellow School Public Health Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1982-1983, assistant professor behavioral science and health education, 1986-1987, 90-91, assistant professor occupational health, 1987-1989, faculty joint appointment Division Internal Medicine, School Medicine, since 1990, faculty joint appointment Division Occupational Health, since 1987, associate professor social and behavioral science, since 1991, associate professor social and behavioral science department health policy, since 1995. Visiting scientist Swedish National institute Psychosocial Factors and Health, Stockholm, since 1984, Research Institute for Statistics on Living Conditions, Statistics Sweden, Stockholm, since 1984. Work environment research fellow Research United for the Social Psychology of Work, University Stockholm, 1984-1985.

      Editorial referee American Journal Epidemiology, American Journal Public Health, Journal Organizational Behavior, International Journal Health Services. Editorial reviewer Johns Hopkins University Press, John Wiley and Company Press. Member core faculty Johns Hopkins school public health injury prevention center Johns Hopkins University, since 1986, member Johns Hopkins school hygiene public health social science council, 1987-1988, member various committees, since 1987, associate faculty member program institutions and individuals, department sociology, school arts and science, since 1988, associate faculty member research training program behavioral aspects heart and vascular disease, division internal medicine, school medicine, since 1989.

      Member health and behavior working group National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute National Institutes of Health, 1986-1988. Member human rights committee United States VA, 1986-1989. Member science advisory committee women's health and quality life committee European Economic Community, 1992-1993.

      Member United States-Sweden joint collaboration biobehavioral mechanisms cardiovascular diesease women National Institutes of Health, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, 1992-1993. Member national working group stress and heart disease American Heart Association, since 1993. Member psychosocial factors and chronic disease authors group International Labour Office Encyclopedia Occupational Health and Safety, Geneva, 1994.

      Expert reviewer in social science National Science Foundation. Member work stress group American Heart Association, since 1993. Member human rights committee United States Veterans Administration, 1986-1989.

      Consultant and presenter in field.

    Works

    • Author: The Impact of Workshop Social Support, Job Demands and Work Control Upon Cardiovascular Disease in Sweden, 1986, (with W. Stewart, P. Fredlund, Engineer of Mines Hall, and T. Theorell) Psychosocial Job Exposure Matrix: An Occupationally Aggregated Attribution System for Work Environment Exposure Characteristics, 1990, (with others) The Psychosocial Work Environment: Work Organization, Democratization, and Health, 1991, Work and Welfare, 1993, Social Support and Cardiovascular Disease, 1994, and others. Editor: (with G. Johansson) The Psychosocial Work Environment: Work Organization, Democratization and Health, 1991. Associate editor Journal Occupational Health Psychology.

      Editor work organization and health section International Journal Health Services. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow Society Behavioral Medicine. Member American Public Health Association, Society for Occupational and Environmental Health, American Sociological Association, Society for Epidemiological Research, Society for Behavioral Medicine, Society for the Anthropology of Work, International Society for Complex Environmental Studies.

    Personality

    Interests

    Wooden boat building, celestial navigation.

    Connections

    • Married Ellen M. Hall, August 21, 1982.
    • father: Herbert Windell Johnson
    • mother: Lois Mable (Vaughn) Johnson
    • spouse: Ellen M. Hall
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    Born April 6, 1949
    (age 68)
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