Dec 03, 2007

ARCADIS Names New Principal Ecologist

Paul Krause has been promoted to principal ecologist for ARCADIS

ARCADIS, an international consulting and engineering company, announced that Dr. Paul Krause has been promoted to principal ecologist. As a principal ecologist, he will help lead the ARCADIS Risk Assessment and Ecological Sciences team, which provides commercial and federal clients with sustainable solutions to problems involving the investigation, restoration and monitoring of terrestrial, freshwater and marine ecosystems.

In his new role, Krause will jointly lead the Ecosystem Science and Restoration program for ARCADIS. He is known for providing clients with solutions to match the challenges of their ecological projects, particularly in marine systems. With over 20 years of experience, Krause has designed and managed some of the largest ecological investigations for commercial and federal clients in California and around the U.S.

Krause, a published author and knowledge leader in the fields of ecology, sediment toxicology and marine biology teaches accredited university courses on the aquatic ecological issues throughout California.

Dr. Krause holds a bachelor’s degree in marine biology and a master’s degree in biological sciences from California State University, Long Beach. He also holds a doctorate degree in ecology, evolution and marine biology from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is a member of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, Society of Ecological Restoration and the Society of Petroleum Engineers. Krause is also a member and certified professional ecologist of the Ecological Society of America.