Associate Professor
Stuart Ekberg

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Faculty of Health,
School of Psychology & Counselling


Personal details

Positions

Associate Professor
Faculty of Health,
School of Psychology & Counselling
Kelvin Grove Q Block Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects

Keywords

Social interaction, Conversation analysis, Health communication, Social psychology

Discipline

Psychology, Linguistics

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

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology) (University of Adelaide)
  • Graduate Certificate in Science & Technology Communication (University of Adelaide)
  • Bachelor of Psychology with First Class Honours (University of Adelaide)

Teaching

My teaching focuses on health communication, health psychology, and qualitative research methods. I currently teach in the following units:

  • PYB007 Communication for Healthcare Professionals
  • PYB110 Psychological Research Methods
  • PYB210 Research Design and Data Analysis
  • PYB307 Health Psychology
  • PYB350 Advanced Statistical Analysis
  • PYH401 Advanced Research Methods
  • HLN405 Qualitative Research


I am an Associate Fellow (Indigenous) of the Higher Education Academy, a specialist award recognising my work to integrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives into learning and teaching.

Publications

QUT ePrints

For more publications by Stuart, explore their research in QUT ePrints (our digital repository).

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Supervision

Current supervisions

  • The Interactional Organisation of Reassurance in Telephone-Based Paediatric Palliative Care
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Susan Danby
  • Risk and protective factors associated with quality of life in paediatric brain cancer patients
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Natalie Bradford
  • Dietary support and communication in the gynaecological cancer survivorship setting
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Jolieke van der Pols
  • Understanding communication in paediatric palliative
    MPhil, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Susan Danby
  • An Exploration of the Concept of Integrated Palliative Cancer Care in the Indonesian Context
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Carol Windsor