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PhD candidate - Environmental physiology


  • Dr. Jim Cotter (School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Science – University of Otago
  • Dr. Phil Ainslie (School of Health and Exercise Science – University of British Columbia – Okanagan)
  • Dr. Kate Thomas (Department of Surgical Sciences – University of Otago)
  • Dr. Luke Wilson (Department of Medicine – University of Otago)

Thesis title



  • MSc – University of Waterloo
  • BKin – Acadia University


  • “Hemodynamic effects of intermittent compression as a countermeasure to orthostatic stress” Okanagan Cardiovascular & Respiratory Symposium – Silver Star, BC Canada
  • “Exploring dynamic stroke volume estimation methods and the influence of active compression on cerebral hemodynamics during orthostatic stress” University of British Columbia – Okanagan, Department of Health and Exercise Sciences


  • 2017 – University of Otago Doctoral Scholarship – University of Otago, New Zealand
  • 2016 – Senate Graduate Scholarship – University of Waterloo, Canada


  • 2015 – Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Award – Acadia University


Running, surfing, hockey, homebrewing