• The University of Western Australia (M304), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth

    Australia

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Personal profile

Biography

I am an Early Career Researcher currently working on research and its media delivery on effective suicide prevention approaches for Indigenous peoples at the Centre of Best Practice in Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Suicide Prevention (Bilya Marlee School of Indigenous Studies). At the School of Psychological Science, I work in both the Human Factors and Applied Cognition lab investigating multitasking and mental workload and the LIDL (Life, Individual Development, and Learning) lab investigating cerebral lateralisation and its relations to language processing and academic achievements using behavioural psychophysics and neuroimaging techniques such as functional transcranial Doppler ultrasound. 

Languages

English, Chinese (Mandarin, Sichuanese)

Current projects

Outside of my research work at the University of Western Australia, I am also a research member of the Asia Pacific Disaster Mental Health Network investigating disaster mental health and advancing research, policy, and translation of scientific evidence from a psychological point of view. Our recent research project and its relevant publications, Determinants of long-term mental health outcomes after disasters and health emergencies: A systematic review and establishment of the Asia Pacific Disaster Mental Health Network, can be found on the World Health Organization Centre for Health Development (the "WHO Kobe Centre") website

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 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Psychology, B Sc. (Hons), School of Psychological Science

27 Jul 202025 Nov 2021

Award Date: 17 Dec 2021

Psychology (double major), Bachelor of Science, School of Psychological Science

31 Jul 201712 Dec 2019

Award Date: 13 Dec 2019

External positions

Research Assistant, Telethon Kids Institute

Mar 2022Sept 2022

Honours Student, Telethon Kids Institute

22 Feb 202117 Dec 2021

Research Officer, North Metropolitan Health Service

Nov 2020Oct 2021

Research Associate, Curtin University

22 Jul 2020 → …

Research Assistant, Starlight Children's Foundation

Nov 2019Nov 2021

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