Laurel Kincl, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
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2520 SW Campus Way
Corvallis, OR 97331
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At OSU
Affiliation(s): 
School of Biological and Population Health Sciences
Environmental and Occupational Health
Global Health
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: 

Laurel's research focuses on quantifying, communicating, and controlling occupational and environmental exposures to health and safety hazards with the goal to reduce adverse health outcomes. She is the Principal or co-Investigator on several NIH and CDC funded grants and has completed research in a variety of high risk industries including commercial fishing, construction, logging, and health care.

Beyond OSU
Personal Interests: 

Long slow runs, anything outdoors, knitting

Biography

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

2013

Journal Article

L. Ettinger, Kincl, L., Johnson, P., Carter, C., Garfinkel, S., and Karduna, A., Workday Arm Elevation Exposure: A Comparison Between Two Professions, IIE Transactions on Occupational Ergonomics and Human Factors, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 119 - 127, 2013.

2009

Journal Article

T. Amasay, Zodrow, K., Kincl, L., Hess, J., and Karduna, A., Validation of tri-axial accelerometer for the calculation of elevation angles, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, vol. 39, no. 5, pp. 783 - 789, 2009.

2008

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