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Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Melbourne
Towards an Understanding of Intergroup Dehumanization

Research Interests

Attributing humanity to other people (dehumanization, objectification) and to animals (anthropomorphism). Deciding who is worthy of moral concern and when. Examining the psychological consequences of economic inequality.


Courses Lectured

Curr. Direct. in Social Psych.
Advanced Social Psych.
Social Psych. of Groups.
Personality and Social Psych.
Groups in Action.
Biological Psych. (Statistics)
Intro. to Biological & Cognitive  Psych. 

Courses Tutored/Seminar Leader

Advanced Statistics.
Advanced Social Psych.
Personality & Social Psych.
Quantitative Methods for Psych.
Intro. to Experimental Psych. 

Administrative Roles

2012: Founding member of the Melbourne Moral Psychology Laboratory (MMPL).

2010-2011: Post-doctoral representative, Psychology, University of Kent. 

Research activities & awards

  1. External Examiner

    Activity: Examination typesExternal Examiner or Assessor

  2. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations (Journal)

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

  3. British Journal of Social Psychology (Journal)

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

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Latest prizes

  1. Philips Leverhulme Prize

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

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