Director of Research, LRC Indoor Testing & Research
Eugene Cole, DrPH is Director of Research for LRC Indoor Testing & Research, Cary, NC; and
formerly Professor of Environmental Health Sciences at Brigham Young University, Provo, UT.
His research focuses on the ecology of indoor environments, with special emphasis on
identification and reduction of pollutant reservoirs and sources, bioaerosols, human exposure
assessment and control, product evaluation, cleaning and restoration, mold and sewage
remediation, and biocides. He has been a contributor to multiple editions of the IICRC S500
Water Damage Restoration Standard and the IICRC S520 Mold Remediation Standard. He holds
both a Master of Science degree in Public Health Microbiology, and a Doctor of Public Health
degree in Biohazard Science & Occupational Health from the University of North Carolina at
Chapel Hill. He is a member of the Scientific Advisory Council of the Cleaning Industry
Research Institute (CIRI) and a Fellow of the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA).