Nutrition Epidemiologist, CSIRO

Dr Riley is an accredited practising dietitian who has a strong grounding in Nutrition built on his long association with the field.

Before joining the CSIRO, he held the roles of Nutrition, Regulatory and Policy manager at Dairy Australia, and lectured in the subject as an Associate Professor at Monash University.

He is a committee member of the NSA and has been made an Honorary Life Member of Nutrition Australia.


  • 2010–present
    Nutrition Epidemiologist, CSIRO Animal, Food and Health Sciences
  • 2006–2010
    Nutrition Policy Manager, Dairy Australia
  • 2001–2005
    Associate Professor, Nutrition and Dietetics, Monash University


  • 1996 
    Menzies Centre for Population Health Research, PhD/Epidemiology
  • 1985 
    Sydney University, DipNutrDiet
  • 1983 
    Macquarie University, BSc(Hons)/Physical Chemistry
  • 1981 
    Sydney University, BSc/Chemistry

Research Areas

  • Nutrition And Dietetics (1111)
  • Public Nutrition Intervention (111104)
  • Epidemiology (111706)


Honorary Life Member Nutrition Australia