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

Currently enrolled in a Behaviour Change Graduate Research Industry Partnership (BC-GRIP) Doctoral program, investigating the role of media in shaping beliefs and behaviours regarding 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.

Ten years experience in social, opinion, and behavioural research with a focus on best practice data collection. Has worked across many different research fields, including road safety, health & well being, the environment, online behaviour, and evaluation of behaviour change media campaigns. Strong interest in the impact of human behaviour on conservation and biodiversity and the impact of mass media & social media on society.

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)