Senior Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Bond University

Dr Gina Cleo is a Habit-Change Researcher and Accredited Practicing Dietitian with a PhD in habit-based weight loss maintenance. Currently a Senior Postdoctoral Research Fellow and Teaching Fellow at the Institute for Evidence-Based Healthcare, Bond University. Food enthusiast, wellness advocate and fascinated with behavioural science.


  • 2018–present
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Bond University
  • 2014–present
    Teaching Fellow, Bond University
  • 2009–2014
    Clinical dietitian, Veteran Care


  • 2017 
    Bond University, PhD/Evidence-based weight loss maintenance
  • 2008 
    Griffith University, Master of Nutrition and Dietetics


  • 2018
    Habit-based interventions for weight loss maintenance in adults with overweight and obesity: A randomized controlled trial,
  • 2018
    Could habits hold the key to weight loss maintenance? A narrative review,

Professional Memberships

  • Dietitian Association of Australia