Staff profile - Brad Aisbett
Dr Brad Aisbett
|Position:||Associate Head Of School (Teaching And Learning, Exercise And Sport Science) |
|Faculty or Division:||Faculty of Health|
|Department:||School of Exercise & Nut. Sci.|
|Campus:||Melbourne Burwood Campus|
|Phone:||+61 3 924 46474 +61 3 924 46474|
- Bachelor of Applied Science, Deakin University, 2000
- Doctor of Philosophy, Deakin University, 2006
- Graduate Certificate of Higher Education, Deakin University, 2010
Australian Association of Exercise and Sports Sciences Academic
National Strength and Conditioning Association
Dr Aisbett is deputy co-ordinator for Higher Degrees by Research program within the school.
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.
Unit Chair HSE301 Principles of Exercise Prescription
Unit Chair HSE312 Exercise and Sport Science Practicum
Supervises four PhD students and two Honours students
Conferences and seminars
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.
Awards and prizes
Deakin University Award for Teaching Excellence 2010
Commendations for Excellence in Teaching 2009 - 2012
Dr Aisbetts research group is focussed on promoting and preserving the health, safety, and wellbeing of emergency service workers. The groups 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 Australias firefighters.