Dr Britta Wigginton

Lecturer, Health Promotion

School of Public Health
Faculty of Medicine
+61 7 336 55039


Dr Britta Wigginton is a Lecturer in the School of Public Health. Her program of research harnesses qualitative methods to explore the intersection of gender, health and the environment. Britta teaches both undergraduate and postgraduate health promotion courses.

Britta is passionate about context-sensitive and reflexive qualitative research. She takes this energy into the classroom and her research to advocate for approaches, methods and ways of thinking and being for researchers and practitioners that challenge the status quo and work towards social justice.

Research Impacts

Britta Wigginton’s expertise in participatory and qualitative methodologies informs her highly collaborative and translational program of research. Her focus on disseminating to academic and community audiences is evidenced by her successful engagement in a range of non-traditional channels of communication: media, podcasts, blogs, and research reports for communities and organisations.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Arts, The University of Queensland


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