Academic Credentials
  • Ph.D., Environmental Toxicology, Clemson University, 2011
  • B.S., Environmental Science, Western Washington University (WWU), 2004
Professional Affiliations
  • Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry

Dr. Edgington specializes in assessing effects from exposure to metals, organic compounds, and nanomaterials. For these purposes, he has 10 years of experience in designing, implementing, and evaluating aquatic toxicology testing systems for acute and chronic exposures. Dr. Edgington has evaluated laboratory and field collected data to determine risk of exposure and possible adverse effects form contaminate exposure to freshwater and marine organisms as well as avian and mammal wildlife. He has performed hazard assessments of many products and chemical constituents of products used with in the commercial and retail sector. Dr. Edgington has conducted risk assessments, natural resource damage assessments (NRDA), and mine permitting studies. He has worked with state and federal regulators as well as private sector companies in mining, oil and gas, and chemical industries.