Researcher Biography

Heidi is a mixed methods sociological researcher. Prior to starting a PhD, she has been a research assistant at ISSR and the Life Course Centre since 2016.

PhD topic

Sociological Analysis of Suicide in Australia


  • Professor Janeen Baxter (Principal) 
  • Associate Professor Cameron Parsell (Associate)
  • Associate Professor Paco Perales (Associate)

Research Interests

  • Life course theory
  • Suicide
  • Disadvantage
  • Gender
  • Class