Blog icon

Dr Gilly Hendrie

Research Scientist and Team Leader


Please enter a valid first name

Please enter a valid last name

Please enter a valid email address

Please enter your message to send to the contact


Dr Gilly Hendrie is a Research Scientist with expertise in diet, nutrition and obesity prevention. Her research focuses on the development and validation of dietary assessment methods, and uses data to gain a deeper understanding of dietary patterns, including the development of diet quality metrics. Her research includes the development and delivery of interventions, often incorporating online and mobile technology.

Dr Hendrie enjoys collaborating with experts from other disciplines to broaden our understanding of the impacts of dietary patterns on global concerns such as obesity, food security and climate change.

Dr Hendrie leads research projects and supervises students in the areas of:

  1. Developing brief online assessment tools to measure dietary intake,
  2. Examining dietary patterns, and understanding their relationship with health outcomes,
  3. Building an evidence base for dietary behaviour change interventions,
  4. Quantifying the environmental impacts associated with diets in Australia,
  5. Considering environmental sustainability in the provision of dietary guidance.

Academic Qualifications

  • 2011

    Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    Flinders University

  • 2004

    Bachelor of Science (Nutrition and Dietetics - Honours)
    Curtin University of Technology

  • 2000

    Bachelor of Science (Human Movement - Honours)
    University of Western Australia

We have publications by Dr Gilly Hendrie