Matt is Ph.D student at the Unit; and an Associate Public Health Nutritionist, working towards full registration.
Matt jointed the Unit as a Research Assistant for the GoActive Evaluation Study in August 2016. Previously he completed a BSc in Sport and Exercise Science at Edinburgh Napier University before completing an MSc in Nutrition with Public Health Management at Sheffield Hallam University. Matt was asked to present his latest research regarding the effect of Locus of Control Orientations at the Association for Nutrition summer student conference.
Matt has further research interests in the behaviours and psychology associated with food choices and consumption as well as a keen interest in effective weight management strategies.