Current Research Students

Emily Watkins (PhD). Immune and inflammatory response to fire instructor working practices.Self-funded project with support from the University of Brighton.

Kirsty Waldock (PhD). Heat waves in the elderly and the impact of acute and chronic heat-alleviating strategies on health. University of Brighton funded Scheme A studentship.

Rebecca Relf (PhD). Heat sensitivity and alleviating strategies for female breast cancer survivors. Self-funded project with support from the University of Brighton.

Gregor Eichhorn (PhD). Heat acclimation strategies in the elderly to promote cellular resistance in hypoxic environments. Self-funded project with support from the University of Brighton.

Jemma Gibbons (PhD). The performance and well-being of the Paralympic Athlete exercising in the heat. Self-funded project with support from the University of Brighton.

Rosie Lewis (PhD). An exploration into cross-adaptation: heat acclimation and hypoxic performance. Self-funded project with support from the University of Brighton.

Wanting to Study for a PhD in our Environmental Extremes Lab?

If you are interested in applying to study for a PhD allied to Environmental Extremes, please follow the link for further details. You are encouraged in advance of applying to reach out to the academic staff member within EEL that has expertise in the research area you are interested in to discuss your ideas.