Elise lectures within the Safety Sciences discipline of the School of Medical, Health, and Applied Sciences at CQUniversity. Her role includes the coordination of Occupational Health and Safety subjects where a systems approach and good work design principles are emphasised. She is also a Human Factors and Ergonomics teaching specialist, research higher degree supervisor, and OHS placement coordinator, where she liaises with industry to provide students with work integrated learning experiences.
She is a Certified Professional Ergonomist with the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia, a Certified OHS Professional with the Australian Institute of Health and Safety and Senior Fellow with Advance Higher Education, UK.
Elise is passionate about optimising human systems interactions in work design and together with Dr Sara Pazell and Associate Professor Nektarios Karanikas has taken a lead role in developing the position on Good Work Design by the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia, its launch and publication.