Olga Nicolaidou, PhD

Research Associate

Contact Details

Address: European University Cyprus, Tower Block C, Third Floor
Email: [email protected]


  • PhD European University Cyprus, Occupational Safety and Health, 2022
  • MBA University of Cyprus, Business Administration, 2009
  • M.Sc. University of Surrey, Water and Environmental Engineering, 2003
  • B.Eng. University of Surrey, Civil Engineering, 2002

Research interests

The impact of weak signals management on occupational safety and health, emphasizing in the elimination of occupational accidents, work-related diseases, dangerous occurrences and other unwanted incidents, ergonomics, new forms of work (teleworking, working platforms, etc.)


Olga Nicolaidou holds a PhD in Occupational Safety & Health (OSH), a BEng in Civil Engineering, an MSc in Water and Environmental Engineering and an MBA. Since 2007 is a Labour Inspection Officer at the Department of Labour Inspection (DLI) in Cyprus and since 2019 is the Focal Point Representative of the DLI at the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA). She has wide experience in workplace inspections, OSH legislation enforcement and investigation of occupational accidents and dangerous occurrences.

Olga is a Research Associate at CERIDES of the European University Cyprus since 2016, her research has been published in peer reviewed journals, has many participations in international conferences on OSH, as a moderator, presenter and as a member of the organizing committee and has been involved in a considerable number of European funded projects.