Our people

The Centre for Sleep Research 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 Mark KohlerDr Mark Kohler 

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

 

 

 

Dr Helen StallmanDr Helen Stallman

Research interests:
Wellbeing and resilience in university students
Children, parents and families
Higher Education
E-Psychology

 

 

 

Dr Stephanie CentofantiDr Stephanie Centofanti 

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

 


Associate Professor Kevin Williams

General Manager Research, CRC-REP

 

 

 

 

 

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 

Post Doctoral Research Associate:

Associate Member Dr Eric HsuDr Eric Hsu
Post-Doctoral Research fellow, Hawke Research Institute

Research interests:
sociology of sleep and in the sociological study of time, especially on the issue of social acceleration. His research also extends into the sociology of disasters and globalization studies.

PhD Students:

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Centre for Sleep Research Alumni

The centre for Sleep Research has a growing alumni working in a variety of areas related to sleep, fatigue, health and safety. Our alumni include research academics, lecturers, industrial consultants, safety experts and government advisors.

Dr Angela Baker: Director FRMS Research and Services, Circadian Australia
Dr Alison Bagnall: Founding Director, Voicecraft International
Dr Helen Burgess: Rush University (Chicago USA)
Dr Guy Eitzen: Research Scientist, CSIRO Mathematical and Information Sciences
Dr Adam Fletcher: Executive Director, Integrated Safety Support
Dr Cassie Hildtich: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Brown University
Dr Karah Hogarth: University of Adelaide
Dr Alex Holmes: Research Director, Clockwork Research (London, UK)
Dr Katie Kandelaars: Research Scientist, CSIRO Mathematical and Information Sciences
Dr Mark KohlerLecturer, School of Psychology, Social Work and Social Policy, UniSA
Dr Nicole Lamond: Flinders University School of Medicine
Dr Sylvia Loh: Australian Transport Safety Bureau
Dr Kirsty McCulloch: Santos
Dr Renee Petrilli: Royal Adelaide Hospital
Dr Kathy Reid: Northwestern University (Chicago, USA)
Dr Naomi Rogers: Research Fellow,Central Queensland University
Dr Tracey Sletten: Research Fellow, School of Pscyhology and Psychiatry, Monash University

Areas of study and research

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