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Dr Polly Burey

Dr Polly Burey
Name Polly Burey
Position Senior Lecturer (Food Science)
Section School of Agricultural, Computational and Environmental Sciences
Office G318B
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1937
Extension 1937
Qualifications BEng Auckland , GCertEd Qld , PhD Qld

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Chemical Engineering ( 090400 )
  • Food Sciences ( 090800 )
  • Rheology ( 090408 )
  • Materials Engineering ( 091200 )

Research interests
Food Materials Science
Transformation of food waste into new materials and ingredients
Food microstructure
Food rheology

Professional memberships
Member of the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology
Member of the Institute of Chemical Engineering
Member of the Society of Rheology
Member of ISEKI

USQ Research affiliations

  • Institute for Agriculture and the Environment (IAgE)
  • Centre for Future Materials (CFM)

Currently teaching courses/programs
SCI1001 Succeeding in Science (Examiner)
BIO1810 Introduction to Food Science (Examiner)
CHE2810 Food Chemistry (Moderator)
CHE2820 Principles of Food Analysis (Moderator)
BIO2810 Nutrition and Health (Examiner)
BIO3810 Food Processing (Examiner - new in 2019)
BIO3820 Food Microbiology (Examiner - new in 2019)
BIO3811 Food Product Development (Examiner - new in 2019)
BIO3821 Food Quality Assurance (Examiner - new in 2019)

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
13 Years

Administrative responsibilities
Food Science major

Publications in ePrints

Woodhead, Alice and Zhang, Shane and Burey, Polly and Earl, Greg and Miller, Karen (2018) ASEAN high value add red meat opportunities. Technical Report. Meat Livestock Australia Limited , North Sydney, Australia. [Report]

Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Rheology ( 090408 )