Our research teams
We are able to bring together cross-disciplinary research teams to suit the scope of individual projects.
Key colleagues working with Carnegie Great Outdoors on recent projects include:
Dr. Chris Kay
PhD StudentChris is a PhD student working on a project investigating the transfer of learning from adventure education residential programmes. His previous studies have explored outdoor adventure within schools and teacher education programmes. This work draws on his experience as an outdoor practitioner.
Head of Subject
Head of Sport and Exercise Nutrition, Louise has a diverse applied work profile alongside her academic role. With a background in clinical dietetics she has a particular interest in the practical application of sport dietetics in elite and extreme environments.
Dr John Allan
John is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology and Outdoor Education (OE). As an academic and outdoor practitioner, he leads undergraduate courses and modules on Masters programmes in OE. His area of research centres on positive psychology and resilience building through adventure.