Office of the PVC Engagement

Research Supervisors

  • Pro Vice-Chancellor, Engagement

  • Professor Sandra Jones

    Professor Sandra Jones (BA, MBA, MPH, MAssessEval, PhD) is Pro Vice-Chancellor, Engagement and provides leadership, advice and support for ACU's community engagement strategy. Sandra was previously Director of ACU's Centre for Health and Social Research (CHaSR) and an ARC Future Fellow. She is an internationally recognised expert in the area of social marketing, particularly in relation to capacity building and community development. Sandra and her team have conducted numerous community-based interventions, often in partnership with health services and NGOs, to improve the uptake of health promoting and risk-reducing behaviours. Sandra's career research funding exceeds $8 million; and she has published more than 180 referred papers, 11 book chapters, and numerous policy-related monographs and reports. She is also a member of numerous policy and advisory committees, including those focused on cancer prevention, health communication, disability and community support services in Australia and overseas.

    Phone : (03) 9953 3709 (Melbourne) Email : Sandra.Jones@acu.edu.au

    Research Interests:
    Alcohol ; Social Marketing ; Community Engagement ; Health Communication ; Media ;

  • Dr Chloe Gordon

    I am an interdisciplinary researcher and qualified teacher with a passion for social justice and improving the health, education and social outcomes of vulnerable populations. I am particularly interested in child and adolescent health and wellbeing.

    Phone : 8346 (Melbourne) Email : chloe.gordon@acu.edu.au

    Research Interests:
    Community Engagement ; Children's Wellbeing ; Prevention ; Vulnerable Populations ; Education ;

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