About

Mission Statement

Our internationally-renowned research addresses the challenges of environmental extremes on human health and function. We develop and evaluate interventions using basic and applied scientific methodologies to influence practice and policy locally, nationally and internationally for health, occupation and human performance.

Vision Statement

Through our research and education, people will decide how to prepare for safe and effective exercise in environmental extremes to optimise performance and reduce risk of illness.

Core Principles

Our four core principles which underpin our mission and vision include:

  • High quality research
  • Excellent training and learning opportunities for our students and staff
  • Commitment to translation of theory and evidence into practical settings
  • Collaboration with industry, charities and/or governing bodies outside of the University