Spring Chenoa Cooper

Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney

Spring Cooper Robbins is a social researcher with academic qualifications in public health, health promotion, and sexuality. She has taught both health promotion and sexuality classes to postgraduate students.

Her PhD focused on the sexual health education implications of menstrual attitudes and knowledge among women of varying socio-economic status in the United States. Her current research interests are in adolescent sexual health, health promotion, health communication, and prevention of disease through behaviour change and vaccination.


  • 2012–present
    Senior Lecturer, STI Research Centre, University of Sydney
  • 2008–2011
    Postdoctoral Researcher, Discipline of Paeds & Child Health, University of Sydney


  • 2006 
    The Pennsylvania State University, PhD
  • 2002 
    The Pennsylvania State University, BS

Research Areas

  • Public Health And Health Services (1117)
  • Health Promotion (111712)
  • Culture, Gender, Sexuality (200205)
  • Preventive Medicine (111716)