St John of God Professorial Chair of Trauma and Mental Health, UNSW

Zachary Steel holds the St John of God Professorial Chair of Trauma and Mental Health a partnership between Richmond Hospital, the School of Psychiatry UNSW and the Black Dog Institute. Prof. Steel’s program of research has examined the prevalence, social determinants, and intervention models for mental health problems across diverse communities and settings with a particular focus on traumatic stress, forced displacement, conflict and complex emergencies.

Experience

  • 2003–present
    Senior lecturer, UNSW

Education

  • 2008 
    UNSW, PhD
  • 1995 
    UNSW, M.Clin.Psych

Research Areas

  • Mental Health (111714)
  • Public Health And Health Services (1117)
  • Public Policy (160510)