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, South East Regional Fire Services (E.Sussex, Kent, Surrey) and The Fire College.

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.

Ben Scott (PhD). Profiling elite swimmers and responsiveness to altitude training. Funded by British Swimming with support from the English Institute of Sport, registered with 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.