Stephen Zubrick

Emeritus Professor, FASSA, FAAMHS, BSc Ohio, MSc MA PhD Michigan

  • The University of Western Australia (M561), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile


Steve Zubrick is an Emeritus Professor and Senior Honorary Research Fellow in the Faculty of Health and Medical Science at the University of Western Australia and a Senior Advisor and Emeritus Fellow at the Telethon Kids Institute. Prior to joining the University of Western Australia, he spent 12 years as Head of the Division of Population Science at the Telethon Kids Institute and is a former Head of the Brain and Behaviour Reseach Focus Area at the Institute. His qualifications are in the fields of clinical psychology, neuropsychology and speech and hearing science. Steve had a lengthy career in Western Australia as an Assistant Principal Clinical Psychologist and was based at the Neurosciences Unit, where he assessed and managed children with complex developmental disorders. Steve now specialises in creating and executing large-scale state and national cross-sectional and longitudinal studies of child and family development. From 2001 through 2018 he chaired the Consortium Advisory Group responsible for the ongoing conduct of the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children, and is currently a member of the Steering Committee of the Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children. In 2017 he became a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Medicine and Health Sciences.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

External positions

Head, Brain and Behaviour, Telethon Kids Institute

1 Jan 199331 Dec 2020

Industry keywords

  • Children and Young People
  • Health
  • Social and Welfare Issues

Research expertise keywords

  • Child Development
  • Research Methods
  • Language Development
  • Sociology Of Education
  • Mental Health


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