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Researcher: Norris, K (Associate Professor Kimberley Norris)

Fields of Research

Educational Psychology
Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
Industrial and Organisational Psychology
Developmental Psychology and Ageing
Forensic Psychology
Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy
Computer-Human Interaction
Biological Psychology (Neuropsychology, Psychopharmacology, Physiological Psychology)
Public Health and Health Services
Climate Change Processes
Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development
Clinical Sciences
Education Assessment and Evaluation
Causes and Prevention of Crime
Social and Community Psychology
Police Administration, Procedures and Practice
Health Care Administration
Social Policy
Mental Health
Neurology and Neuromuscular Diseases
Aged Health Care
Exercise Physiology
Community Child Health
Clinical Nursing: Primary (Preventative)
Personality, Abilities and Assessment
Health Information Systems (incl. Surveillance)
Health Policy
Correctional Theory, Offender Treatment and Rehabilitation

Research Objectives

Mental Health
Learner and Learning Achievement
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Mental Health Services
Behaviour and Health
Occupational Health
Child Health
Specific Population Health (excl. Indigenous Health)
Understanding Australia's Past
Rural Health
Teacher and Instructor Development
Teaching and Instruction Technologies
Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
Crime Prevention
Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions)
Carer Health
Learner and Learning Processes
Health Education and Promotion
Allied Health Therapies (excl. Mental Health Services)
Effects of Climate Change and Variability on the South Pacific (excl. Australia and New Zealand) (excl. Social Impacts)
Families and Family Services
Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Injury Control
Expanding Knowledge in Education
Criminal Justice
Health Related to Ageing
Neurodegenerative Disorders Related to Ageing
Diagnostic Methods
Rehabilitation and Correctional Services
Videoconference Services
Education and Training
Health Policy Evaluation
Evaluation of Health Outcomes

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

An analysis of tertiary student engagement and motivation over the course of one year of study; Australia and New Zealand Student Services Association Inc. (ANZSSA) Conference
An Analysis of Tertiary Student Motivation and Engagement Over the Course of One Year of Study; Australian Psychological Society, 50th Annual Conference
An Ecological Theory of Resilience and Adaptive Capacity in Emergency Services; Working in High Risk Environments: Developing Sustained Resilience
An evaluation of the effectiveness of a Transdiagnostic Bibliotherapy Program for anxiety and related disorders: results from two studies using a benchmarking approach; Cognitive Therapy and Research
Antarctic psychological health as a space analogue; 16th Australian Space Research Conference, 2016
Antarctic Psychology: Opportunities and Obligations; 50th annual Australian Psychological Society Conference
Best practice methods in the treatment of female perpetrators of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV): Treatment Provider Perspectives; 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies 2016
Beyond the heroic stereotype: Sidney Jeffryes and the mythologising of Australian Antarctic history; Australian Humanities Review
Breaking the Ice: Developing a Model of Expeditioner and Partner Adaptation to Antarctic Employment
Can a four-year-old be sexist?
Can the theory of academic resilience and academic buoyancy be empirically validated?; The 49th APS Annual Conference
Characteristics and experiences of targeted parents of parental alienation from their own perspective: A systematic literature review; Australian Journal of Psychology
Clinical implications of cultural differences in factors influencing resilience following natural disaster: A narrative review; International Journal of Mass Emergencies & Disasters
Comparing ship versus plane-based personnel movement of Australian Antarctic expeditioners; The Polar Journal
Comparing the effects of sea versus air-based transportation on the psychological wellbeing of expeditioners; XXXIII SCAR Biennial Meetings and Open Science Conference
Empirical validation of a model predicting depression, anxiety, and stress in parents of children with autism; Clinical Psychologist
Evaluating the flipped classroom in postgraduate clinical psychology training programs; Teaching Matters 2015: Tasmanian Blends
Evaluation of an interprofessional, student co-facilitated community chronic pain management program; Teaching Matters 2018
Evaluation of the Tasmania’s Family Violence Offender Intervention Program (FVOIP)
Examining psychological wellbeing and compassion fatigue within Australia’s financial services industry; The 49th APS Annual Conference
Examining the relationship between performance-based and questionnaire assessments of executive function in young preterm children: implications for clinical practice; Child Neuropsychology
Experiential Learning: Helping to take public health students out of their comfort zone; CAPHIA 2015 Public Health Teaching & Learning Forum
Future directions in Antarctic psychology research; Antarctic Science
I believe, therefore I achieve (and vice versa): a meta-analytic cross-lagged panel analysis of self-efficacy and academic performance; Learning and Individual Differences
I believe, therefore I achieve (or vice versa, or both?): The reciprocal relationship between self-efficacy and academic performance; APS Congress 2016
Learning through shared note-taking visualisations in the classroom; 28th Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2016): Connected Futures
Miscalibration of self-efficacy and academic performance: self-efficacy ≠ self-fulfilling prophecy; Learning and Individual Differences
Mood fluctuation in Antarctic expeditioners: does one size fit all?; Polar Record
Motivation and Academic Resilience in University Students: The Moderating Role of Age; The 49th APS Annual Conference
Motivational predictors of academic resilience; The 49th APS Annual Conference
Objective Structured Clinical Evaluations (OSCEs) in postgraduate psychology training programs: The future of competency-based assessment?; AusPLaT- Australian Psychology Learning and Teaching conference
Parent and teacher reporting of executive function and behavioral difficulties in preterm and term children at kindergarten; Applied Neuropsychology: Child
Positive psychological outcomes following Antarctic deployment; The Polar Journal
Predicting positive and negative change in expeditioners at 2-months and 12-months post Antarctic employment; The Polar Journal
Predictors of positive and negative change in expeditioners post-Antarctic employment; XXXIII SCAR Biennial Meetings and Open Science Conference
Projecting Volunteer Resource Requirements Under Extreme Climate Futures Technical Report
Psychological assessment of intimate partner violence; Psychiatry, Psychology and Law
Push or pull? Unpacking the social compensation hypothesis of Internet use in an educational context; Computers & Education
Remembering Sidney Jeffryes and the darker side of our tales of Antarctic heroism
Risk factors for executive function difficulties in preschool and early school-age preterm children; Acta Paediatrica
Self-efficacy and academic performance: a chicken-and-egg conundrum; STARS Conference Proceedings
Self-worth protection: Links with perfectionism, self-criticism and goal orientation; 35th Annual Meeting of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists
Short and Long-Term Learning Outcomes Associated with Viva Voce Assessment in Postgraduate Psychology Units; 2016 APS CONGRESS
Staying Cool Under Pressure: Resilience in Antarctic Expeditioners; Working in High Risk Environments: Developing Sustained Resilience
Student and casual marker evaluation of paper versus online submission and marking of assignments; Teaching Matters 13: Open UTAS to the World
Student and casual marker evaluation of paper versus online submission and marking of assignments; Teaching Matters 2013
Student, staff and clinician perceptions towards the use of OSCE-based assessment in postgraduate psychology training programs; AusPLaT- Australian Psychology Learning and Teaching conference
Studying behaviour scientifically; The Science of Mind and Behaviour
Sustaining undergraduate inter-professional practice; The Australian & New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (ANZAHPE) 2019 Conference
The factors predicting stress, anxiety and depression in the parents of children with autism; Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders
The Family Violence Offender Intervention Program (FVOIP): An Evaluation; The 49th APS Annual Conference
The Long Cold Night: Comparing Expeditioner and Partner Experiences during Antarctic Absences; APS: Australian Psychological Society Annual Conference
The process of self-reflection in postgraduate psychology students: Does regular feedback enhance reflective skills?; Australian Psychological Society (APS) Congress Psychology advancing into a new age
The relationship between self-rated CBT-delivery abilities and performance on OSCE-based assessment in postgraduate psychology students; AusPLaT- Australian Psychology Learning and Teaching conference
The Science of Psychology; Psychology The Science of Mind and Behaviour
The Science of Psychology; The Science of Mind and Behaviour
Time-dependent mood fluctuations in Antarctic personnel: a meta-analysis; Polar Record
Treatment needs of female perpetrators of Domestic Violence: What do we know?; 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies 2016
Using Objective Structured Clinical Examinations for Selection into and Progress through Postgraduate Training; Teaching Psychology around the World
Valuing truth and transparency: organisation moral development and patient safety; 4th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences
Valuing Truth and Transparency: Organisational Moral Development and Patient Safety; The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences
Vulnerability to Work-Related Posttraumatic Stress: Family and Organizational Influences; Dying for the Job: Police Work Exposure and Health
What about Me? Supporting Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD); 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies
What is students’ academic self-efficacy based on? Stability of academic confidence in the face of contrary performance outcomes; APS Congress 2016
Working at the Edge of the World; Contemporary Work and the Future of Employment in Developed Countries

Research Projects

Bringing Psychology to the Antarctic Archives: The 'Case' of Sidney Jeffryes; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Projecting Volunteer Resource Requirements Under Extreme Climate Futures; Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management [TAS] (DPEM)
Psychological outcomes of preterm children in Tasmania (POPIT) project; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)
Scientific Committee of Antarctic Research 2014 Open Science Conference, New Zealand August 2014; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Using exercise to improve the health of Tasmanian caregivers; Tasmanian Community Fund (TasCF)
Evaluation of Family Violence Offender Intervention Program (FVOIP) Outcomes
Evaluation of Project Vigilance (Full Trial)
Evaluation of Project Vigilance - Electronic Monitoring of Family Violence Offenders

Research Candidate Supervision

A model of Community Resilience - Intergrating Individual, Community and Socity
An Exploration of Resilience on Partners' Responses to their Loved One's Life Threatening Illness
Challenges and Changes in Psychologist Development Experience- Links to Extant Literature
Control- What is it; Can we Measure it; Is it Distinct from Other Constructs, Does it Matter?
Natural Disasters and Social Media- Development of An Evidenced-Based Approach To Community Engagement Through Social Media
Promoting Community Bushfire Preparedness- Bridging the Theory - Practice Divide
Promoting Resilience in School Students Through Empowerment- An Ecological Approach
Resilience Determinants in Women Exposed to Various Degrees of Intimate Partner Violence
The Factors Predicting Stress, Anxiety and Depression in the Parents of Children with Autism
Understanding the shapers of uncivil workplace behaviours and equipping the workforce to proactively prevent them adversely impacting individual, workgroup, workforce performance and productivity.