Niklas Krause

Professor Emeritus


UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
650 Charles E. Young DR S 56-071 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Academic Titles/Accomplishments/Affiliations:

PhD, Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley
MD, Medicine, University of Hamburg, Germany
MPH, Public Health, University of California, Berkeley

Research interest:
Occupational Safety and Health

Dr. Krause is the former Director of the NIOSH Southern California Education and Research Center and Professor in Environmental Health Sciences at UCLA. Before his appointment at UCLA, Dr. Krause has been associate professor in residence in the Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine of the Department of Medicine at the University of California San Francisco. He received his medical degree and a doctoral degree in orthopedic medicine from the University of Hamburg, Germany, and a doctoral degree in epidemiology from the University of California Berkeley. Dr. Krause retired from UCLA in 2021 but remains an emeritus member.