Our people

The Sleep and Chronobiology Laboratory has a diverse group of researchers, students and professional staff. Research interests are broad and include sleep and chronobiology, human and animal biology and physiology, psychology, occupational health and safety, human factors and more.

 

Centre for Sleep Research, Dr Siobhan BanksAssociate Professor Siobhan Banks

Research interests:
Impact of sleep deprivation and countermeasures on neurobehavioral and physiological functioning.

 

 

 

 

Centre for Sleep Research, Dr Jill DorrianAssociate Professor Jill Dorrian

Research interests:
Neurobehavioural effects of sleep loss
Productivity, safety and health in shiftwork operations
Alcohol consumption, dependence and abuse

 

 

 

Centre for Sleep Research, Dr Jill Dorrian

Prof Kurt Lushington

Research interests:
Adult sleep disorders
Child sleep disorders
Information technologies in teachiing
Stress and fatigue

 

Centre for Sleep Research, Dr Mark KohlerDr Mark Kohler 

Research interests:
Neurobehavioural effects of sleep loss
Productivity, safety and health in shiftwork operations
Alcohol consumption, dependence and abuse

 

 

 

Dr Stephanie CentofantiDr Stephanie Centofanti 

Research interests:
Neurobehavioural effects of sleep loss
Psychophysiological impacts of shift work
Resilience and coping styles

 

Dr Stephanie CentofantiA/Prof Alison Coates

Research interests:
Bioactive nutrients
Healthy ageing
Nutrition and sleep
Cognitive performance

 

Honorary Appointments:

Professor Raffaele Ferri: Department of Neurology I.C., Oasi Institute for Research on Mental Retardation and Brain Aging
Professor Oliviero Bruni: Sapienza University of Rome
Professor Hans Van Dongen: Department of Psychology, Washington State University
Frank Hussey
Dr Cassie Hilditch: Affiliate member
Professir Dave Kennaway: NHMRC Senior Research Fellow, University of Adelaide
Professor Leon LackSchool of Psychology, Flinders University
Associate Professor Tony Pooley: School of Engineering, Univesity of South Australia 

PhD Students:

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Areas of study and research

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