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Benjamin Hanckel

Associate professor, Western Sydney University

Dr Hanckel is a sociologist at the Institute for Culture and Society at Western Sydney University. Benjamin’s research examines youth health and wellbeing, social inequalities in health, and social change. His recent work has explored the design and use of digital technologies for health, as well as examined public health interventions, and their implementation in 'real world' settings. Benjamin is a convenor of the LGBTQI Conversation Group within Health Systems Global (HSG).


  • –present
    Research Fellow, King's College London


  • 2017 
    University of Technology, Sydney, PhD