Senior Research Fellow, Rowett Institute, University of Aberdeen

Professor Alex Johnstone

Alex is a Senior Research Fellow and Registered UK Nutritionist based at the Rowett Institute, University of Aberdeen. She leads internationally competitive research in the area of human appetite control, with frequent interaction with local, national and international food sectors. Her role at the Institute, being funded by the Scottish Executive, requires interactions with policy makers and advisors & MSP’s. The nature of her work also facilitates frequent interactions with the media, press and food industry within the arena of nutrition, diet and health.

She is a partner in 3 EU grants, as well as other competitive grants, assessing eating behaviour across the life course.