Navigating the Workplace with The Travelling Ergonomist

A conversation with Dr Christhina Candido, Senior Lecturer at University of Sydney

April 02, 2019 Kirsty Angerer Season 1 Episode 2
Navigating the Workplace with The Travelling Ergonomist
A conversation with Dr Christhina Candido, Senior Lecturer at University of Sydney
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Navigating the Workplace with The Travelling Ergonomist
A conversation with Dr Christhina Candido, Senior Lecturer at University of Sydney
Apr 02, 2019 Season 1 Episode 2
Kirsty Angerer

"We are starving for information on the positive aspects of open plan...it’s irresponsible to just map the negatives…we need to understand how we can improve different workplace typology’s"

Dr Candido is an architect by training and she holds a PhD in Civil Engineering from the Federal University of Santa Catarina (Brazil) and in Environmental Science from Macquarie University (Australia). She leads the SHE (Sustainable and Healthy Environments) platform and co-leads the BOSSA (Building Occupants Survey System Australia) tool. Her research expertise and interest relate to Post-Occupancy Evaluation (POE), Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ), Activity-Based Working (ABW), workspace design and climate responsive design in tropical and subtropical climates. Her publication track record features research findings from field studies conducted in school, residential and office buildings in Australia and Brazil.


Show Notes Transcript

"We are starving for information on the positive aspects of open plan...it’s irresponsible to just map the negatives…we need to understand how we can improve different workplace typology’s"

Dr Candido is an architect by training and she holds a PhD in Civil Engineering from the Federal University of Santa Catarina (Brazil) and in Environmental Science from Macquarie University (Australia). She leads the SHE (Sustainable and Healthy Environments) platform and co-leads the BOSSA (Building Occupants Survey System Australia) tool. Her research expertise and interest relate to Post-Occupancy Evaluation (POE), Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ), Activity-Based Working (ABW), workspace design and climate responsive design in tropical and subtropical climates. Her publication track record features research findings from field studies conducted in school, residential and office buildings in Australia and Brazil.