Department of Sport, Health Sciences and Social Work


  • Dr Sangeetha Thondre

    MSc PhD RNutr

    Senior Lecturer in Nutrition, Subject Co-ordinator for Nutrition, Research Lead for Oxford Brookes Centre for Nutrition and Health (OxBCNH)

    Department of Sport and Health Sciences

    Faculty of Health and Life Sciences


    Phone number: 01865483988


    Location: Headington Campus

    Academic background
    I have an MSc in Biotechnology from Cochin University of Science and Technology and PhD in Biotechnology from The Central Food Technological Research Institute, India on the topic ‘Microbial production of fructooligosaccharides’. Prior to my position as Research Fellow at Oxford Brookes University, I have had experience working in plant tissue culture and analytical food testing laboratories in India and the UK. From 2014, I have been working as a senior lecturer in Nutrition. I teach various modules at undergraduate and postgraduate level and supervise PhD students in Nutrition. I am a Registered Nutritionist and one of the research leads for the Metabolic Testing and Glycaemic Index Testing services offered by the Functional Food Centre (FFC) at Oxford Brookes University. I also lead the 'Food components and Activity' testing services offered by the FFC.