Our team and publications

Our internationally recognised team of researchers at IPAN is led by co-directors Alfred Deakin Professor David Crawford and Alfred Deakin Professor Jo Salmon. Many members of our team are world-renowned experts in their fields.

Directors

Co-Director
Professor David Crawford

Co-Director
Professor Jo Salmon

Members

name
Alfred Deakin Professor
Professor Kylie Ball
Professor
Professor Karen Campbell
Chair in Exercise and Ageing
Professor Robin Daly
Professor
Professor Mark Lawrence
ARC Future Fellow
Professor Kylie Hesketh
Professor in Physical Activity and
Disease Prevention
Professor Ralph Maddison
Professor
Professor Sarah McNaughton
Associate Dean (Teaching and Learning)
Professor Lynn Riddell
Pro Vice-Chancellor, Researcher Development and Integrity
Professor Aaron Russell
Associate Head of School (Partnerships and International)
Professor Rodney Snow
Alfred Deakin Professor
Professor Anna Timperio
Chair in Behavioural Nutrition
Professor Tony Worsley
Deputy Head of School
Associate Professor Brad Aisbett
Associate Professor
Associate Professor Lisa Barnett
Associate Professor of Exercise and
Musculoskeletal Health
Associate Professor Daniel Belavy
ARC Future Fellow
Associate Professor Clinton Bruce
Associate Professor of Exercise Physiology
Associate Professor Steve Fraser
Associate Professor, Metabolism
Associate Professor Michelle Keske
National Heart Foundation Future Leader
Associate Professor Nicola Ridgers
Associate Professor, Nutrition and Population Health
Associate Professor Lukar Thornton
Associate Professor
Associate Professor Susan Torres
National Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellow
Associate Professor Jenny Veitch
Associate Head Of School (Research)
Associate Professor Glenn Wadley
Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Lauren Arundell
Lecturer, Nutrition and Dietetics
Dr Brenton Baguley
Research Fellow
Dr Phil Baker
Research Fellow
Dr Andrew Betik
Senior Lecturer Nutrition Sciences
Dr Kristy Bolton
Associate Head of School (Teaching and Learning, Food, Nutrition & Dietetics)
Dr Alison Booth
Senior Lecturer
Dr Helen Brown
Research Fellow
Dr Paul Della Gatta
Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Katherine Downing
Lecturer Exercise, Growth and Development
Dr Rachel Duckham
Lecturer
Dr Elena George
Senior Lecturer Population Nutrition
Dr Carley Grimes
Lecturer, Exercise Physiology across the Lifespan
Dr Lee Hamilton
Lecturer in Strength and Conditioning Sciences
Dr Ashlee Hendy
Lecturer in Physical Activity and Health
Dr Jill Hnatiuk
Senior Lecturer in Exercise Physiology
Dr Kirsten Howlett
Senior Research Fellow
Dr Shariful Islam
Lecturer in Nutritional Sciences
Dr Gunveen Kaur
Senior Lecturer Nutrition and Dietetics
Dr Nicole Kiss
Senior Research Fellow
Dr Harriet Koorts
ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher
Dr Greg Kowalski
Senior Lecturer in Nutritional Science
Dr Katie Lacy
Senior Lecturer Nutrition and Exercise Physiology
Dr Severine Lamon
Senior Lecturer in Public Health Nutrition
Dr Rachel Laws
National Heart Foundation Research Fellow
Dr Rebecca Leech
Lecturer in Human Nutrition
Dr Rebecca Lindberg
Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Angus Lindsay
NHMRC Emerging Leadership Fellow
Dr Katherine Livingstone
Postdoctoral Research Fellow – Built Environment
Dr Venurs Loh
Senior Lecturer, Community and Public Health Nutrition
Dr Penny Love
Research Fellow
Dr Priscila Machado
NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr Helen Macpherson
Senior Lecturer
Dr Luana Main
Senior Lecturer
Dr Claire Margerison
Lecturer
Dr Catherine Milte
Research Fellow – Physical Activity/Nutrition Promotion
Dr Rachelle Opie

Dean’s Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Patrick Owen

NHMRC / National Heart Foundation Early Career Fellow
Dr Lewan Parker
Heart Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr Jonathan Rawstorn
Senior Lecturer
Dr Shannon Sahlqvist
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Ahrathy Selathurai
Senior Lecturer
Dr Chris Shaw
Senior Lecturer
Dr Alison Spence
Senior Lecturer
Dr Ewa Szymlek-Gay
Senior Lecturer Nutrition Science
Dr Sze Yen Tan
Senior Lecturer
Dr Megan Teychenne
Associate Professor, Nutrition and Population Health
Associate Professor Lukar Thornton
Dean’s Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Adam Trewin
Senior Lecturer
Dr Anne Turner
Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Riaz Uddin
Lecturer in Nutrition and Dietetics
Dr Paige van der Pligt
National Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellow
Associate Professor Jenny Veitch
Lecturer
Dr Adam Walsh 
Associate Head of School (Teaching and Learning, Exercise and Sports Science)
Dr Stuart Warmington
Senior Lecturer – Public Health Nutrition
Dr Julie Woods
Lecturer
Dr Craig Wright
NHMRC Early Career Research Fellow
Dr Jazzmin Zheng