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Jan Meyer

Dr, BMedSc PhD W.Aust., MSc Oxf.

  • The University of Western Australia (M309), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 37 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
1973 …2014
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Teaching overview


2005 - 2008 PhD. Dr O'Brien. Supervised by: Prof Dadour, Dr Meyer

2005 - 2007 Masters by Thesis and Coursework. Miss Flood. Supervised by: Prof Tennant, Prof McGeachie, Dr Franklin, Prof Dadour, Dr Meyer, E/Pro Oxnard
2004 - 2008 Masters by Thesis and Coursework. Miss Howard. Supervised by: Dr Meyer, Prof Dadour


2003 - PhD. Miss Stingemore. Supervised by: Dr Meyer, Prof Dadour, E/Pro Bowdler

2003 - PhD. Mr Chapman. Supervised by: Dr Gaudieri, Dr Meyer

2005 - Masters by Thesis and Coursework. Mr Whittaker. Supervised by: Dr Meyer

2006 - Masters by Thesis and Coursework. Miss Norquay. Supervised by: Dr Meyer, A/Pro Watling, Prof Dadour

2008 - PhD. Ms Mearns. Supervised by: Dr Meyer, Dr Gaudieri, Dr O'Shea

2005 - Masters by Thesis and Coursework. Mr Corderoy. Supervised by: Dr Franklin, Dr Meyer


Comparative structure of brains; brain changes with age and activity; whole person biology; biological anthropology; biological archaeology; forensic science


  • Anatomy (forensic)
  • Biological anthropology
  • Comparative anatomy
  • Comparative structure of brains
  • Evolution—age, enrichment and hippocampus
  • Evolution and biological anthropology
  • Human biology
  • Primates

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Learning Medicine & Life Sciences
regime Social Sciences
oral history Social Sciences
Homelands Social Sciences
Ideologies Social Sciences
documentation Social Sciences
public health Social Sciences
food Social Sciences

Research Output 1973 2014

  • 37 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
  • 44 Conference paper
  • 8 Article
1 Citation (Scopus)

Students reflecting on test performance and feedback: an on-line approach

Fyfe, G., Fyfe, S., Meyer, J., Ziman, M., Sanders, K. & Hill, J., 2014, In : Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education. 39, 2, p. 179-194

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Roles of active learning and tutor input in students' perception of learning

Koh, S-A., Sanders, K. & Meyer, J., 2012, Proceedings of the 21st Annual Teaching Learning Forum. Germany: Springer, Vol. N/A. p. 9pp

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

The scavenging behaviour of the Australian Raven (Corvus coronoides): patterns and influencing factors

O'Brien, C., Larcombe, A., Meyer, J., Forbes, S. L. & Dadour, I., 2010, In : Sylvia. 46, p. 133–148

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
Wistar Rats
oral history