Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Deakin University

Amy is a psychologist and health researcher interested in the links between physical and mental health. In particular, she aims to help unravel the mysteries of the human microbiome. She recently completed a Masters of Psychology (Clinical Neuropsychology) and PhD at the University of Melbourne.


  • 2017–present
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Deakin University
  • 2016–2017
    Associate Lecturer - Industry fellow, RMIT University


  • 2017 
    University of Melbourne, M.Psych (Clinical Neuropsychology)/PhD
  • 2009 
    University of New South Wales, BSc(Hons)/BA

Grants and Contracts

  • 2017
    A novel approach to modifying the risk of Alzheimer’s disease: the gut microbiome
    Funding Source:
    The Jack Brockhoff Foundation

Professional Memberships

  • Australian Psychological Society