University of South Australia

Nicole’s research has contributed significantly to both the academic and general community’s understanding of the impact of sleep loss and irregular work schedules on sleep, fatigue and waking function. Nicole has also been a co-investigator on several large field-based studies examining the impact of irregular duty schedules on the sleep/wake patterns and performance of shift workers, which have involved collaboration with industry partners such as Qantas, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority, the Australian Rail Industry Fatigue Management Consortium, and the Australian Maritime Safety Authority.