Early Career Network

Mission: To establish a sense of community and engagement amongst early-career researchers

The NuGO Early Career Network (ECN) aims to provide a forum for nutrigenomics researchers at the start of their career.

Activities include:

  • Opportunities to strengthen collaboration
  • Support for learning and career development
  • Continuing professional development
  • Environments to encourage innovation
  • Mentoring by senior NuGo members (as required)
  • Sharing views/ needs with NuGO Management Board

Eligibility: ECN is open to any early-career scientist who is undertaking a post-graduate degree (i.e. MSc, PhD etc) or is within seven years of completing a such and is engaged nutrigenomics research

ECN activities are supported by:

Committee member serve for a period of two years.

Current Members are:

  • Dr Kathryn Burton-Pimentel (Agroscope, CH)
  • Dr Colleen Fogarty Draper MS, RD (Nestlé, CH)
  • Dr Fiona Malcomson (University of Newcastle, UK)
  • Dr Pieter Giesbertz (Technische Universität München, DE)
  • Dr Aimee Dordevic (Monash University, AU)

Fiona Malcomson represents the ECN on the NuGO Management Board.