SCU Staff Directory

Dr Chris Stevens
BExSpSc(Hons)(Newcastle), BExerSportsSc(Newcastle), PhD(Newcastle)
Current Appointment: Senior Lecturer
Organisational Unit: Faculty of Health

Telephone: 02 6659 8036
Mobile: 0411 797 245
Location: MG48
Campus: Coffs Harbour
Personal Website

Dr. Chris Stevens is one of Australia's leading young researchers in exercise and sport science having twice been named Exercise & Sports Science Australia's best young researcher. Chris' research interests include improving all aspects of sports performance and specifically the areas of exercise physiology and thermoregulation. His current research projects investigate practical acclimation and cooling strategies to maximise endurance performance in the heat and separately, novel strategies to monitor illness, improve sleep and augment the negative effects of overseas travel in professional athletes. Chris has received research grants from Exercise & Sports Science Australia and the NSW Ministry of Health.