PhD Candidate in Psychology, University of Sydney

Rachel is currently completing her doctorate in psychology at The University of Sydney, while also working as an undergraduate tutor, lab manager, and workshop organiser. Rachel is a published researcher who has presented her work at conferences in in Australia and internationally. She has received awards from her native university as well as from the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists.

Rachel has many interests in the field of social psychology. Her research focuses on relationships between groups in society, and in particular on the effectiveness of interventions to reduce prejudice against people with mental illness.

Experience

  • 2017–present
    PhD Candidate, University of Sydney
  • 2017–present
    Psychology tutor, University of Sydney

Education

  • 2016 
    University of Sydney, Bachelor of Arts (Honours I) in Psychology

Professional Memberships

  • Society of Australasian Social Psychologists

Honours

Dick Thompson Prize (2016), SASP Margaret Foddy Travel Award (2017, 2018), Research Training Program Scholarship (2017-2020)