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PowerLab Staff - December 2017

Founding Co-Directors

  • Dr Xiaoqi FengAssociate Professor Xiaoqi Feng
    Associate Professor of Epidemiology
    Head of Postgraduate Studies, School of Health and Society
    NHMRC Career Development Fellow (2018-2022)
  • A/Professor Thomas Astell-BurtAssociate Professor Thomas Astell-Burt
    Associate Professor of Public and Population Health
    Head of Research, School of Health and Society
    NHMRC Boosting Dementia Research Leadership Fellow (2017-2021)

Staff

  • Tamara RasoTamara Raso
    Project Officer
    Greener Cities Healthier Lives
  • Michael Alexander NavakatikyanDr Michael Alexander Navakatikyan
    Research Fellow: Statistician
    Greener Cities Healthier Lives
  • Mehbub AnwarDr Mehbub Anwar
    Associate Research Fellow: Statistician
    NHMRC Diabetes Prevention and Care
  • Kristian KumbierKristian Kumbier
    Research Assistant

Research Students

  • Tashi DendupTashi Dendup
    Thesis: Built environment and prevention of type 2 diabetes
  • Faysal ShuvoFaysal Shuvo
    Thesis: Green space provision, quality and use in diverse international settings
  • Jessica CerniJessica Cerni
    Thesis: Role of residential green space in prevention and care of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Selin AkaraciSelin Akaraci
    Thesis: The role of urban green space in shaping maternal and perinatal health outcomes
  • Jiangmei LiuJiangmei Liu
    PhD Candidate
  • Gideon Meyerowitz-KatzGideon Meyerowitz-Katz
    PhD Candidate
  • Shumirai MushangweShumirai Mushangwe
    PhD Candidate

Honours Students and Interns

  • Aimee MarchesiAimee Marchesi
    Honours Student
    Intern 2016-2017
  • Elyse KambisiosElyse Kambisios
    Honours Student
    Intern 2016-2017
  • Krystian StergiouKrystian Stergiou
    Honours Student
  • Emma FrostEmma Frost
    Intern 2017-2018

PowerLab Honorary Professors and Visiting Academics

  • Terry Hartig Professor Terry Hartig
    University of Uppsala
    Visited PowerLab in 2017 and 2018, funded by a UOW Vice-Chancellors Visiting International Scholar Award
  • Maigeng Zhou Professor Maigeng Zhou
    Deputy Director of the National Center for Chronic Non-Communicable Disease Prevention and Control, China CDC
    Visited PowerLab in 2017 as a PowerLab Honorary Professor
  • Bin Jalaludin Professor Bin Jalaludin
    Manager, Population Health Intelligence, South Western Sydney Local Health District
    Visited PowerLab in 2017 as a PowerLab Honorary Professor
  • Billie Giles Corti Distinguished Professor Billie Giles-Corti
    ECP Director and NHMRC Senior Principal Research Fellow, RMIT
    Visited PowerLab in 2017 to continue a long-term collaboration with Associate Professor Thomas Astell-Burt and Associate Professor Xiaoqi Feng
  • Susan Thompson Professor Susan Thompson
    UNSW City Futures Research Centre
    Visited PowerLab in 2017 to continue a long-term collaboration with Associate Professor Thomas Astell-Burt and Associate Professor Xiaoqi Feng
  • Jane Hoppin Associate Professor Jane Hoppin
    Deputy Director, Centre for Human Health and Environment, North Carolina State University
    Visited PowerLab in 2017 to continue a University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) funded research collaboration
  • David Reif Associate Professor David Reif
    Centre for Human Health and Environment, North Carolina State University
    Visited PowerLab in 2017 to continue a University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) funded research collaboration
  • Danelle Lobdell Dr Danelle Lobdell
    United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA)
    Visited PowerLab in 2017 to continue a University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) funded research collaboration
  • Iana Markevych Dr Iana Markevych
    Helmholtz Zentrum München (HZM) and Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU)
    Visited PowerLab in 2017 to continue a research collaboration
  • Yunning Liu Ms Yunning Liu
    National Center for Chronic Non-Communicable Disease Prevention and Control, China CDC
    Visited PowerLab in 2017 and 2018 as a visiting research fellow
  • Mao Fan Mr Mao Fan
    National Center for Chronic Non-Communicable Disease Prevention and Control, China CDC
    Visited PowerLab in 2017 and 2018 as a visiting research fellow
Last reviewed: 13 November, 2018