Associate Professor
Divya Mehta

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Faculty of Health,
School of Biomedical Sciences


Contact

+61 7 3138 6080

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Personal details

Positions

Principal Research Fellow
Faculty of Health,
School of Biomedical Sciences

Keywords

Genomics, Psychiatric genetics, Biostatistics, PTSD, Depression, Epigenetics, Gene expression

Discipline

Other Medical and Health Sciences, Psychology

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • Dr rer nat (Technical University of Munich)

Professional memberships and associations

Editorial roles:

1) Brain Behaviour and Immunity Journal, Editorial Board

2) Frontiers in Genetics, Editorial Board

 

International Consortia membership:

1) Posttraumatic stress disorder Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium

2) Major Depressive Disorder Working Group of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium

3) Biological Psychiatry Australia

4) Society of Biological Psychiatry

5) European College of Neuropsychopharmacology

Teaching

1) 2020 - Unit coordinator of “Genetic Epidemiology” LQN302 unit, within the Master of Clinical Diagnostic Genomics LS81, Queensland University of Technology (QUT). I have written and developed this Masters unit.

2) 2020 - Basic statistics workshop, 1st year Biomedical Sciences core unit, QUT.

3) 2020 "Epigenetics and Health" lecture, QUT undergrad 3rd year core unit in Physiological Psychology.

4) 2018 –"Stress and Health" lecture, QUT undergrad 3rd year core unit in Physiological Psychology.

5) 2015, 2014 and 2013 – Biomedical Sciences undergraduate course (BIOM 3200): Bioinformatics workshop – Statistical analysis using R, The University of Queensland.

6) 2014 and 2013 – Tutor, Genetics workshop, Australian Brain Bee Challenge, The University of Queensland. Aimed to motivate high school students to learn about the brain via laboratory demonstrations, inspiring them to pursue careers in neuroscience.

7) 2015 and 2014 – Wrote and supervised the UQ third year undergrad “Human Molecular Genetics and Disease” course Problem-Based Learning “Multifactorial disease” module

Publications

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Awards

Research projects

Supervision