Helen trained originally in engineering, and enjoys using quantitative skills in the realm of public health. She has worked on the Housing, Insulation and Health; and Housing, Heating and Health studies. She is currently working on the Warm Homes for Elder New Zealanders study.

Key publications

  1. The value of experience: Including young people in energy poverty research.
    In N. Simcock, H. Thomson, S. Petrova & S. Bouzarovski (Eds.), Energy poverty and vulnerability: A global perspective.
    (pp 188-201). Abingdon, UK: Routledge.
  2. Using Twitter to explore (un)healthy housing: Learning from the #Characterbuildings Campaign in New Zealand.
    International Journal of Environmental Research & Public Health
    14(11), 1424.