Dr Simon Hunter, CHP Fellow
Simon is Senior Lecturer in the School of Psychology. Simon’s research focuses on children’s situational appraisals, coping strategies, emotional reactions, and psycho-social adjustment in peer-victimisation contexts. Simon also works on children and young people’s use of screens (e.g. smartphones, laptops, consoles). As a Centre for Health Policy Fellow, Simon is collaborating on research bids on technology and loneliness, and is supporting opportunities for PhD students to integrate a healthy policy focus within their Psychology PhD. Simon is also coordinating a Global Engagement fund knowledge exchange with the University of Western Australia on social media and youth wellbeing.