Academic Staff

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A/Prof Andrew Baillie is a member of the Department of Psychology and the Centre of Emotional Health (www.centreforemotionalhealth.com.au) at Macquarie University.  He also holds an honorary...
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Professor Amanda Baker is an NHMRC Senior Research Fellow at the Priority Research Centre for Brain and Mental Health Research, University of Newcastle, and Co-Director of the CRE in Mental Health...
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Dr Emma Barrett joined NDARC 2007. She holds undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications in Psychology and completed her PhD in 2012. Her PhD research examined associations between substance use...
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Max Birchwood worked for many years as clinical director of youth mental health services and director of research and innovation in Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust. He...
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Prof Kathleen Brady is a prominent leader in the substance abuse field at an international level and well known for her research in the area of psychiatric comorbidity and substance use disorders.She...
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Dr Lucy Burns has been Senior Lecturer within the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre since 2008. Dr Burns holds a PhD (1999-2003), from the School of Public Health and Community Medicine,...
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Dr Katrina Champion joined NDARC in November 2011as a Research Assistant working on the CAP Study, a NHMRC funded randomised controlled trial of a combined universal and personality-targeted...
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Dr Cath Chapman is Senior Lecturer, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre where her research interests include the descriptive epidemiology of mental and substance use disorders, service...
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Professor Helen Christensen completed her PhD in Psychology at the University of NSW in 1989, and undertook post-doctoral training at St Thomas’ Hospital, London.  She is currently Executive Director...
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Dr Erica Crome is a Postdoctoral Researcher and Registered Psychologist based at Macquarie University. Her research interests are maximising research investments by using existing clinical research...
Dr Mark Deady
Mark Deady is currently employed as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the UNSW School of Psychiatry. Mark has nearly ten years’ experience in the field of mental health and substance use research....
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Miri Forbes is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Minnesota, working on a program of research on the empirical structure of psychopathology. Specifically, Miri uses complex statistical...
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Prof Paul Haber is a physician specializing in addiction medicine and gastroenterology / hepatology. He is Medical Director for Drug Health Services for the Sydney and South West Sydney Local Health...
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Tonelle joined the CRE in 2014 as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow supported by Australian Rotary Health, after completing her PhD in 2013 at the University of Newcastle. Tonelle’s research is centred...
Dr Sally Hunt
Experience Dr Sally Hunt is a Clinical Psychologist and Clinical Research Manager with CREMS at the University of New South Wales. She has worked both clinically and in a research capacity in the...
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Dr Kerry Inder is a senior research fellow with the Centre for Translational Neuroscience and Mental Health and the Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI), University of Newcastle. Kerry has a 20...
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A/Prof Frances Kay-Lambkin is a Psychologist and Lecturer in the Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, and Associate Professor at the  National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of...
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Sharlene Kaye is a Senior Research and Evaluation Officer at the Research and Evaluation Service, Justice Health and Forensic Mental Health Network, and is a Conjoint Senior Lecturer at NDARC. She...
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Dr Marel is a Research Fellow at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, and a member of the NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Mental Health and Substance Use (CREMS). She completed her...
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Dr Louise Mewton is an Australian Rotary Health Postdoctoral Fellow at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC). Louise’s research focuses on the application of innovative methods,...
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Katherine Mills has worked at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, since 2001. She is Program Director and Director of Treatment Research for the NHMRC Centre...
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Dr Kirsten Morley is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Discipline of Addiction Medicine, The University of Sydney. She has a Bachelor of Psychology (Hons), a Masters of Public Health, and a PhD...
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Professor Michelle Moulds is an ARC Australian Research Fellow and Clinical Psychologist in the School of Psychology at The University of New South Wales, Sydney. She was awarded her PhD at UNSW in...
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Nicola Newton is a Senior Research Fellow at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC). She leads a program of research developing and evaluating innovative approaches to the prevention...
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Dr Joanne Ross is a Senior Lecturer at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre and has 15 years experience in drug and alcohol research. Joanne was awarded her PhD in 1999 for her work on...
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A/Prof Tim Slade is a psychologist who is trained in biostatistics. His expertise lies in the epidemiology and classification of mental health and substance use disorders where he focuses not only on...
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Prof Bonnie Spring is an international expert on training clinicians in evidence based practice and health lifestyle interventions. She is President of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Chairperson...
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Lexine Stapinski is a Research Fellow at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre. In her current role, she manages a collaborative project with the Department of Health to develop and...
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Matthew is a NHMRC Early Career Research Fellow and lead investigator on a NHMRC project grant examining diagnostic issues with old age depression. Matthew's primary research interests involve the...
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Dr Wendy Swift is a director of the CRE’s Psychiatric Epidemiology Research Program. She is employed part-time as a Senior Lecturer at NDARC.  For more than 10 yearsshe has engaged in an original and...
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Professor, Director NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Mental Health and Substance Use (CREMS) and NHMRC Principal Research Fellow at the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC),...
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Dr Louise Thornton is the recipiant of a UNSW Vice-Chancellor Post-Doctoral Fellowship. She commenced her fellowship in February 2015 and will be working with A/Prof Frances Kay-Lambkin to develop...
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Dr Turner is a Clinical Psychologist at the University of Newcastle. She has worked both clinically and in a research capacity with people with co existing mental and physical health problems for...
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Michelle is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Black Dog Institute, UNSW, within the NHMRC funded Centre for Research Excellence in Suicide Prevention. She is currently working on a...