College of Healthcare Sciences Psychology Psychology Staff Research Interests

Psychology Staff Research Interests

JCU Psychology has excellent research laboratories in Townsville, including numerous observation suites; electrically shielded psychophysiology recording facilities and a controlled environment research suite. The Townsville Hospital adjacent to the main campus houses state-of-the-art neural imaging equipment and provides outstanding training, treatment, and research opportunities, including a secure 31-bed forensic unit. Cairns offers superb research facilities in a new science research and teaching complex containing a purpose built drugs and human performance research facility; sport and exercise psychology laboratory; additional cognitive neuroscience and perception laboratories and a dedicated bioassay facility.

Areas of Research Interest within the discipline of Psychology include:

Child Protection

Clinical Neuropsychology

Clinical Psychology

Cognitive Sciences

Developmental Psychology

Environmental Psychology

Forensic Psychology


Health Psychology

Indigenous and Cultural Psychology

Narrative Psychology

Neurocognitive Approaches

  • Dr Leh Woon Mok

Neurocognitive Development

  • Dr Agnes Au

Personality Measurement


Social Psychology

Sport Psychology

Supervision Training

Vocational Psychology