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Student Assistance Directory (Psychology) – Who Do I Contact?

Our Student Centre is the number one point of student contact.

If you have a question, check out AskUs – it’s a 24/7 online enquiry database with more than 1,000 commonly asked questions. The system has information on enrolments, applying to JCU, fees, scholarships, social events, calendars – everything!

You can connect with JCU's Current Students Team to talk about matters like:

  • Course and subject details, including entry requirements
  • Important dates and academic calendars
  • Subject selection and class registrations
  • Fees, financial support and scholarships
  • Student ID, access and transport concession cards
  • Student and university policies
  • Credits for previous study
  • Assessment methods and results
  • Academic records and completion letters
  • Graduations

We can also help you access other JCU services that offer mentoring, counselling, academic support, health and wellbeing support, student activities, learning resources, legal advice or childcare.

See the JCU Directory for our current staff and contact details:

Subject Enquiries
For all subject enquiries please contact your Subject Coordinator - refer to your Subject Outline for contact details or search by subject code

Bachelor of Psychological Science
BPsySc; BBus/BPsySc; BSES/BPsySc
Dr Helena Radke & Dr Jonathan Connor (Course Coordinators)
Mr Christopher Reid (Academic Advisor & First Year Coordinator)

Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
Dr Lauren Shaw (Course Coordinator & Academic Advisor)

Graduate Certificate of Psychological Science (JCU Singapore)
Dr Smita Singh (Course Coordinator & Academic Advisor)

Graduate Certificate/Diploma of Psychology (Bridging) 
Dr Lauren Shaw (Course Coordinator)
Dr Brian Law (Academic Advisor)

Graduate Diploma of Psychology
Dr Lauren Shaw (Course Coordinator & Academic Advisor)

Master of Psychology (Clinical)
Dr Meegan Kilcullen (Course Coordinator & Academic Advisor)
Mrs Kelly Horne (Student Placement Coordinator)

Master of Professional Psychology (JCU Australia)
Dr Emily Adam (Course Coordinator & Academic Advisor)

Master of Psychological Science (JCU Singapore)
Dr Smita Singh (Course Coordinator & Academic Advisor)

Student Success Officers are responsible for providing personalised support across the student lifecycle to internal and external students.  If you need an answer to a question, start with us!  We can also refer you to the variety of services available to students at JCU.

The Learning Advisors can help you to:

  • Plan your study time
  • Learn stress management strategies
  • Understand your subject outline
  • Understand your assignment requirements
  • Plan and structure an assignment
  • Develop academic reading and research skills
  • Work with you on your writing and building arguments
  • Give you feedback on your first assignments before you submit them
  • Develop numeracy skills (maths and statistics)
  • Prepare for exams
  • Understand your lecturer and tutor expectations and feedback

The Psychology Guide: Getting Started will help you find the information you need to complete your assignments and research for psychology topics, and contact details for your Psychology Liaison Librarians.

Student Advocacy and Welfare Officers can help with information, advocacy and referral on a range of student support issues. They also help with academic support issues including exams and assessment, appeals, interpreting University policies and procedures, and academic misconduct.

Psychology Student Resources

  • Special Consideration Applications (Assessment Extension, Assessment Reschedule, Missed Class Notification, Notification of Special Circumstances Affecting Assessment; Formal Examination Deferral, Notification of Special Circumstances Affecting Formal Exam)