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Dr

Michael Wheeler

Tutor In Science Communication
Biosciences
Cognitive and cardiovascular health
life sciences & biomedicine
science & technology
sedentary behavior
exercise
obesity
blood pressure
humans
middle aged
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Dr

Michael Wheeler

 
Division
Science
 
Primary Interest
Exercise
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Dr

Michael Wheeler

 

Michael studied undergraduate exercise science at Dublin City University. He moved to Australia to undertake a PhD jointly at The Baker Institute in Melbourne and the University of Western Australia.

He is an active researcher investigating the effects of diet and exercise on human health. Michael has developed a passion for all aspects of science communication from publishing scientific papers and presenting at scientific conferences, to publishing science blogs and podcasts, to representing The University of Western Australia at the Three-Minute Thesis Competition and working with The Naked Scientists podcast in Cambridge.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 8 most recent scholarly works by Michael Wheeler.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2019

The Robert Street Prize for the PhD thesis which made the most outstanding contribution to it's field across all disciplines

The University of Western Australia

2019

The Paul Korner Medal for outstanding achievement

The Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute

2019

The Dean's Honours List

The University of Western Australia

2019

Young Investigator Award: Poster category

European Congress of Sport Science

2019

American Physiological Society's "Select" award for distinction in scholarship

American Physiological Society

2018

Young Investigator Award: Oral category

European Congress of Sport Science

2016

Winner of the Three Minute Thesis competition at The University of Western Australia

Three Minute Thesis

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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Tutor In Science Communication

Biosciences

Senior Tutor In Science Communication

Science

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

The University of Western Australia

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

Dublin City University