Stephen has interests in applied ethics, consumer psychology, data analysis, research, & marketing.

His current research is focused on the marketing of food, drugs, and alcohol. He is interested in the empirical factors that encourage reduced consumption, the complex & "wicked" nature of food consumption problems, the ethics of social marketing/public health interventions, and the ways to encourage, enable & empower consumer choice & responsibility.


  • 2013–present
    Adjunct associate professor, MGSM, Bond U, OP Jindal U
  • 1996–2012
    Associate professor, Bond University


  • 2015 
    Bond University, MA (Philosophy)
  • 1992 
    University of Florida, PhD
  • 1987 
    University of Toronto, MBA
  • 1981 
    University of Western Australia, BSc (Hons) (Psychology)

Professional Memberships


Research Areas

  • Sociological Methodology And Research Methods (160807)
  • Applied Ethics (2201)
  • Marketing (1505)
  • Marketing Research Methodology (150505)
  • Public Health And Health Services (1117)
  • Gender Psychology (170105)
  • Philosophical Psychology (Incl. Moral Psychology And Philosophy Of Action) (220311)