Psychology

Professor Elizabeth Grunfeld is the Executive Director for the Centre for Technology Enabled Health. Her research focuses on perceived and actual threats to health. She believes that understanding how people make sense of, respond and adapt to these threats is important not only to advance our theoretical understanding of how, and under what conditions, individuals are able to successfully adapt but also to provide evidence that can be utilized to support coping and behavioural responses. Prof Grunfeld is a chartered Health Psychologist and HCPC registered Practitioner Psychologist. Prior to joining the Centre for Technology Enabled Health Research (in June 2014) she held academic positions at Aston University, King’s College London and the University of Birmingham. (more…)

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Professor Stephan Lewandowsky, University of Bristol and University of Western Australia, is an award-winning teacher whose research has been funded continuously since 1990 by public agencies in 5 countries. His most recent research interests examine the potential conflict between human cognition and the physics of the global climate. He has published around 150 scholarly articles, chapters, and books, including numerous papers on how people respond to corrections of misinformation and what variables determine people’s acceptance of scientific findings. See www.cogsciwa.com for a complete list of his scientific publications; on Twitter he is @STWorg. (more…)

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There’s a new video on searching PsycINFO – it covers title, abstract, textword and multiple field searching – on my video page

http://libguides.adelaide.edu.au/psychology/advanced_searching_videos

I’ve now worked out how to add a linked contents list, so you can just watch individual sections if you want to.

Hope it makes searching easier!!

Maureen

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Jason Hart is Senior Lecturer in the Anthropology of International Development at the University of Bath, a research associate at the Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford and a visiting professor at the Norwegian Technical University, Trondheim. His research has explored the experiences of young people in settings of armed conflict and displacement, and the nature […]

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Professor Anne Hammarström is visiting us from Umeå University in Sweden. She did her PhD in Public Health at the Karolinska Institute on Youth Unemployment and Ill-health (1986) and spent a year at this University in Psychology and Social Inquiry and Women’s Studies (1999). She is currently a Professor of Public Health, and holder of […]

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Dr Camille Short is a behavioural scientist and early career research fellow at the School of Medicine, University of Adelaide. She completed her PhD in behavioural science at the University of Newcastle in 2012. After which, she spent two years working as a post-doctoral research fellow at Central Queensland University, before moving to the University […]

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Professor Cecilia Essau Professor of Developmental Psychopathology and the Director of Centre for Applied Research and Assessment in Child and Adolescent Wellbeing (CARACAW) at the University of Roehampton, UK.

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Dr Lisa Kettler is the College Psychologist and Coordinator of Positive Education at Trinity College Gawler, a multi-campus independent school educating more than 3700 students in Northern Adelaide. She is a clinically endorsed psychologist with AHPRA, a previous Senior Lecturer and current Visiting Research Fellow in the School of Psychology at the University of Adelaide […]

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Katherine Botha, supervised by Clemence Due, has been selected following the University’s inaugural Beacon Conference of Undergraduate Research (BeaCUR) as one of five students to represent the University of Adelaide at the Australasian Conference of Undergraduate Research (ACUR) in Perth later this year. Well done!

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Dr Stefan Bode is a lecturer at MSPS and an Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Early Career Research Fellow (DECRA). His research group focuses on the investigation of the neural mechanisms underlying perceptual, financial, health-related, and voluntary decision-making, as well as decision errors and preference formation.

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