Samantha is a Research Officer within the School of Exercise and Health Sciences.
GradDip (Graduate Diploma), Curtin University of Technology, 2012.
B (Bachelor Degree), Edith Cowan University, 2008.
Recent Research Grants
Request for food and nutrition curriculum support materials as part of the WA Healthy Children Program - K-10 School Food and Nutrition Curriculum Support Materials, Department of Health WA, WA Healthy Children Program,
2012 - 2018, $814,961.
SNACPlus: A whole-of-centre approach to healthy eating in WA Child Care Centres., Healthway (WA Health Promotion Foundation), Healthway - Research Starter Grant,
2014 - 2016, $28,216.
Integrating student engagement and best practice pedagogy relevant to Year 7-8 students in a nutrition education (life skills) context: A conceptual framework approach., Healthway (WA Health Promotion Foundation), Healthway - Scholarship,
2015 - 2016, $58,816.
A review of the WA Healthy School Project (WAHSP) for the Child and Adolescent Community Health, WA Country Health Service, and the Chronic Disease Prevention Directorate, Department of Health WA, Health Corporate Network Tender,
2013 - 2015, $134,523.
Recent Publications (within the last five years)
Waters, S., Baker, S., Bruce, K., Lindner, H., Clarkson, E., (2014), Looking both ways: The intersection of road safety education and early childhood research. Australasian Journal of Early Childhood, 39(1), 102-112, Australia.