AdvAPD, PhD Candidate, Queensland University of Technology

Research PhD candidate - Queensland University of Technology
Topic: Weight-neutral dietetics? Exploring body acceptance as an avenue for supporting healthy eating habits.

Proprietor of Health, Not Diets, providing professional development for health professionals in weight science and weight neutral lifestyle approaches to health enhancement. www.healthnotdiets.com www.unpackingweightscience.com

Past President and current Secretary of HAES Australia Inc www.HAESAustralia.org.au

Vice President International of the Association for Size Diversity and Health, 2016-2018. www.sizediversityandhealth.org

Lecturer - Central Queensland University
2015 - 2016
Lecturer in Human Nutrition

Research Assistant - Queensland University of Technology, 2013-2015
RA for ADEPDT Study (Approaches to Dietetics, Exercise Physiology and Dance Teaching)

Lecturer - Queensland University of Technology, 2008-2014
Lecturer and Unit Coordinator for Food and Nutrition and Dietetic Business Management.

Proprietor and Senior Dietitian - NutritionSense Allied Health
2008 – June 2014

Clinical Dietitian - The Wesley Hospital
December 2007 – June 2010

Experience

  • 2013–present
    President, The Association for Non-Diet Approach Research Inc
  • 2008–present
    Lecturer and Unit Coordinator, Queensland University of Technology
  • 2008–2014
    Proprietor and Senior Dietitian, NutritionSense Allied Health
  • 2007–2010
    Clinical Dietitian, The Wesley Hospital

Education

  •  
    Queensland University of Technology, Masters by Research (current)
  • 2007 
    Queensland University of Technology, Bachelor of Health Science (Nutrition and Dietetics)(Hons)
  • 1998 
    University of Queensland, Bachelor of Arts (English and Anthropology)