Carol Cotton

Health Promotion & Behavior
Director, Traffic Safety Research and Evaluation Group
Part-Time Assistant Research Scientist

Health Promotion & Behavior

  • Ph.D., University of Georgia, Health Promotion and Behavior
  • M.Ed., University of Georgia, Community Health Education
Areas of Expertise
  • Traffic Safety Evaluation
  • Impaired Driving Issues (among young drivers)
  • Public Health in Croatia
Honors, Awards, and Achievements
  • 2005 Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety Deputy Director’s Award
Course Instruction
Research Interests

Dr. Cotton’s research interest is traffic safety. As Director of the Traffic Safety Research and Evaluation Group, she leads research on a variety of topics within traffic safety, such as the use of electric scooters, pedestrian safety, driver’s education courses, and distracted driving.