Carys first became involved with the Institute in 2014, when she received a scholarship to provide research assistance to the Life Course Centre under Chief Investigator Dr Kylie Burke.  Continuing her work with Dr Burke within the UQ Parenting and Family Support Centre in 2015, Carys was accredited to facilitate the Triple P Positive Parenting Program and received her BSc with Honours in Psychology.  Carys returned to the Institute in 2016 to work across a number of projects in the Haynes Group and provide assistance to the Innovation and Commercial Development team. 

Research Interests:

  • Research methodology
  • Survey development
  • Adverse childhood experiences
  • Intergenerational transmission
  • Family and parenting
  • Child development and education
  • Wellbeing across the lifecourse
  • Behaviour change

Staff Details

Phone: 
+ 61 7 3443 1042
Fax: 
+ 61 7 3346 9676
Position: 

Research Assistant

Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor of Science, Psychology (Hons)