Sevil Sönmez, Ph.D.Founder
Sevil Sönmez conducts applied, interdisciplinary research that delves into interconnections of work, leisure, and population health. Her work examines adverse health and safety consequences of occupational and leisure mobility, occupational health and safety of commercial drivers, health and safety of tourism and hospitality sector workers, and reduction of travel/tourism’s adverse health effects and promotion of its health benefits. Her publications appear in journals of tourism and hospitality, health and social sciences, and business. She is the coeditor of three books, including Population Mobility and Infectious Disease.