Postdoctoral Fellow (Psychology), University of Tasmania

Dr Amy Peacock is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the School of Medicine (Psychology) at the University of Tasmania. She has a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) and PhD in Psychology from this institute. Her PhD research was focused on identifying the consumption patterns, motivations for use, and physiological, psychological, and behavioral risk-taking outcomes of alcohol and energy drink use. She is involved in an array of alcohol and other drug related projects, studying the cognitive effects of alcohol with other substances, substance use in nighttime economies, illicit drug markets, and strategies to reduce pharmaceutical opioid extra-medical use.


  • –present
    Postdoctoral Fellow in Psychology, University of Tasmania


  • 2014 
    University of Tasmania, PhD