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Dr Brad Aisbett is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences. He teaches Exercise Prescription at the undergraduate level and also coordinates the practicum placement for Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science students. Dr Aisbett supervises higher degree by research students and is an active researcher in health and safety of Australia’s fire and emergency service workers.
Unit Chair HSE301 Principles of Exercise Programming
Unit Chair HSE304 Physiology of Sport Performance
Unit Chair HSE312 Exercise and Sport Science Practicum
Lecturer HSE302 Exercise Programming
Supervises two PhD students and two Honours students
Dr Aisbett’s research group is focussed on promoting and preserving the health, safety, and wellbeing of emergency service workers. The group’s current research, supported by the Australasian Fire Authorities Council through the Bushfire Co-Operative Research Centre focuses on job‐specific fitness, fatigue, hydration and nutrition, and cardiovascular health of Australia’s firefighters.
Australian Association of Exercise and Sports Sciences – Academic
National Strength and Conditioning Association
Dr Aisbett is a member of the School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences Research Committee.
He is also a reviewer for the following journals: Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology, and Journal of Physiological Sciences.
Invited Speaker - Tasmania Fire Service Volunteer Conference, Launceston, July 19th-20th, 2008.
Invited Keynote Speaker - Queensland Fire & Rescue Services, Rural Operations Volunteer Conference, Surfair Resort, Marcoola Bay, April 11th-12th, 2008.
Phillips M, Payne W, Nichols D & Aisbett B (2008). International Bushfire Research Conference, Adelaide Convention Centre, September 1st-3rd.
Phillips M, Abbiss CR, Payne W, Nichols D & Aisbett B (2008). International Bushfire Research Conference, Adelaide Convention Centre, September 1st-3rd.
Raines J, Abbiss CR, Nichols D, Snow R, & Aisbett B (2008). International Bushfire Research Conference, Adelaide Convention Centre, September 1st-3rd.
Phillips M, Raines J, McConell GK, Nichols D, & Aisbett B (2008). American College of Sports Medicine 55th Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana, May 28th-31st.
Phillips M, Raines J, McConell GK, Nichols D, & Aisbett B (2008). Australian Association for Exercise and Sports Science Annual Conference, Fitzroy, Victoria, March 27th-30th.