Nicole McCarthy

University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia


Nicole is formerly a K-12 PDHPE teacher, and for the last ten years has been working in the health promotion space in the primary school setting. Nicole works on physical activity trials within the Hunter New England Local health District in partnership with the University of Newcastle. 

Research Interest

Nicole is passionate about childhood physical activity levels and especially for girls. Nicole’s PhD aims to examine the effect school uniforms can have on school children’s PA levels.

Role in NCOIS

PhD candidate