Laurel Kincl, PhD

Assistant Professor
Send an Email

Office: 541-737-1445

Milam Hall

Milam Hall 14B

2520 SW Campus Way

2520 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331
Curriculum Vitae: 

Profile Field Tabs

School of Biological and Population Health Sciences
Environmental and Occupational Health
Global Health
OSU Main Campus
Courses Taught: 
H494 Applied Ergonomics, H588 Applied Occupational Safety, H546 Exposure Science II: Environmental and Occupational Sampling, H594 Applied Ergonomics, H682 Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety: Moving Research to Practice
Research/Career Interests: 

My research focusses on quantifying, communicating and controlling occupational and environmental exposures to health and safety hazards. I have particular interest in reducing adverse health outcomes with targeted interventions, including working with special populations such as young workers and people with disabilities.

Beyond OSU
Personal Interests: 

Long slow runs, anything outdoors, knitting


Dr. Kincl received her MS in Industrial Hygiene and PhD in Occupational Safety and Ergonomics from the University of Cincinnati.  Before joining OSU in 2011, Dr. Kincl was a Research Fellow at the Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology (CREAL) in Barcelona, Spain for two years and a Research Associate at the Labor Education and Research Center at the University of Oregon from 2003-2009.

My Publications


Journal Article

M. C. Turner, Benke, G., Bowman, J. D., Figuerola, J., Fleming, S., Hours, M., Kincl, L., Krewski, D., McLean, D., Parent, M. - E., Richardson, L., Sadetzki, S., Schlaefer, K., Schlehofer, B., Schüz, J., Siemiatycki, J., Van Tongeren, M., and Cardis, E., Occupational exposure to extremely low-frequency magnetic fields and brain tumor risks in the INTEROCC study., Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, vol. 23, no. 9, pp. 1863-72, 2014.