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Dr Harriet Whiley

Lecturer in Environmental Health
College of Science and Engineering

Position

Lecturer in Environmental Health
College of Science and Engineering

Biography

Harriet Whiley is a lecturer in Environmental Health. As an environmental microbiologist her research is aimed at informing the environmental health profession of best practice to protect human health from pathogens present in the environment. Her research areas include food safety, water quality and risk assessment.

Harriet is available for Honours, Masters and PhD supervision.

Qualifications

PhD in Environmental Microbiology with the School of the Environment, Flinders University and the South Australian Water Corporation.
Thesis title: Using qPCR to investigate colonisation of Mycobacterium avium Complex (MAC) and Legionella spp. in South Australian potable and recycled water distribution systems.

Bachelor of Science (Honours), Flinders University, South Australia, Australia. (First Class)
Thesis title: Detection of opportunistic intracellular pathogens in potable water

Bachelor of Medical Science (Microbiology), Flinders University, South Australia

Honours, awards and grants
  • Vice Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching (2017)
  • Vice President and Executive Deans Award for Excellence in Teaching (2017)
  • Vice Chancellor’s Award for Early Career Researcher, Flinders University (2016)
  • School of the Environment postgraduate award for teaching excellence, Flinders University, South Australia (2015)
  • Flinders University School of the Environment winner of The 3 Minute Thesis competition (2013)
  • School of the Environment postgraduate award for public research output, Flinders University, South Australia (2013)
  • Recipient of the Goyder Insitute for Water Research PhD stipend top-up scholarship (2012-2014)
  • Recipient of Australian Postgraduate Awards Scholarship (2011-2014)
  • Chancellor’s letter of commendation, Flinders University, South Australia (2010)
  • South Australian Water Corporation honours scholarship holder (2010)
Profiles

          

Contact
Phone: +61 8 72218580
Email: harriet.whiley@flinders.edu.au
Location: Health Sciences Building (5.22)
Postal address: GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia
Further information

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5ercO7D5hNSwjYAcOGLFdg

https://www.facebook.com/environmentalhealthatflinders/

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