Doctoral Candidate & Research Officer at BehaviourWorks Australia, Monash Sustainable Development Institute, Monash University

Currently enrolled in a Behaviour Change Graduate Research Industry Partnership (BC-GRIP) Doctoral program, investigating how to use behavioural science to reduce the use of single-use plastics. Previously completed a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Behavioural Studies and Anthropology & an Honours degree in Behavioural Studies.

Professional background in social and opinion research (7 years) with a focus on best practice data collection. Experience across many different research areas involving behaviour, attitudes, and knowledge. Fields of research include road safety, health & well being, the environment, online behaviour, and evaluation of behaviour change media campaigns. Strong personal interest in the impact of mass media & social media on behaviour and the human-nature relationship.

Experience

  • –present
    Research Officer at BehaviourWorks Australia , Monash University
  • 2013–2015
    Research Consultant, The Social Research Centre
  • 2010–2012
    Research Consultant, UltraFeedback
  • 2009–2010
    Research Assistant/Tutor, Monash University

Education

  • 2008 
    Monash University , BA (Hons) in Behavioural Studies
  • 2007 
    Monash University, BA in Behavioural Studies & Anthropology

Publications

  • 2018
    The Online Panels Benchmarking Study: A Total Survey Error comparison of findings from Probability-based surveys and Non-probability online panel surveys in Australia, CSRM Methods Series
  • 2018
    Digital Inclusion & Health Communication: A Rapid Review of Literature, Health Communication
  • 2018
    Digital inclusion and online behaviour: five typologies of Australian internet users, Behaviour & Information Technology

Research Areas

  • Studies In Human Society (16)
  • Environmental Sociology (160802)
  • Human Information Behaviour (080703)