Karolina Krysinska

Research Fellow, Dementia Collaborative Research Centre, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, UNSW

Dr Karolina Krysinska completed her PhD in psychology at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland in 2001. She worked as Post-doc Researcher at the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, KUL-University of Leuven, Belgium (2011-2014), psychologist at Tele-Onthaal (Tele-Help), Belgium (2011-2013), Research Officer at the Centre for Suicide Prevention Studies, University of Queensland, Brisbane (2008-2009), Research Fellow at the Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention (AISRAP), Griffith University, Brisbane (2004-2007) and Lecturer/Associate Professor at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland (1995-2004). Her research interests include risk and protective factors in suicide, suicide prevention, thanatology, psychology of trauma, and psychology of religion. She is an author and co-author of book chapters and peer-reviewed articles on various aspects of suicide, trauma, and bereavement.

Experience

  • –present
    Project Coordinator and Senior Research Officer, NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Suicide Prevention, UNSW Australia