Mission Statement

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

Vision Statement

Through our research, knowledge exchange and education, people will have greater awareness of and mitigation against the challenges that environmental extremes have on human health, wellbeing and performance.

Core Principles

Our four core guiding 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

Evolution of the Environmental Extremes Lab