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Researcher: Norris, K (Dr Kimberley Norris)

Fields of Research

Educational Psychology
Industrial and Organisational Psychology
Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Developmental Psychology and Ageing
Forensic Psychology
Computer-Human Interaction
Education Assessment and Evaluation
Public Health and Health Services
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy
Social Policy
Social and Community Psychology
Health Care Administration
Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
Exercise Physiology
Clinical Nursing: Primary (Preventative)
Personality, Abilities and Assessment

Research Objectives

Learner and Learning Achievement
Mental Health
Occupational Health
Specific Population Health (excl. Indigenous Health)
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Mental Health Services
Rural Health
Teaching and Instruction Technologies
Teacher and Instructor Development
Learner and Learning Processes
Allied Health Therapies (excl. Mental Health Services)
Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Child Health
Behaviour and Health
Families and Family Services
Injury Control
Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Understanding Australia's Past
Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions)
Carer Health
Videoconference Services
Education and Training
Health Education and Promotion

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
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
Breaking the Ice: Developing a Model of Expeditioner and Partner Adaptation to Antarctic Employment
Can the theory of academic resilience and academic buoyancy be empirically validated?; The 49th APS Annual Conference
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
Evaluating the flipped classroom in postgraduate clinical psychology training programs; Teaching Matters 2015: Tasmanian Blends
Examining psychological wellbeing and compassion fatigue within Australia’s financial services industry; The 49th APS Annual Conference
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
Learning through shared note-taking visualisations in the classroom; OzCHI 2016: Connected Futures
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
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
Push or pull? Unpacking the social compensation hypothesis of Internet use in an educational context; Computers & Education
Risk factors for executive function difficulties in preschool and early school-age preterm children; Acta Paediatrica
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
Studying behaviour scientifically; The Science of Mind and Behaviour
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 Science of Psychology; The Science of Mind and Behaviour
The Science of Psychology; Psychology The Science of Mind and Behaviour
Treatment needs of female perpetrators of Domestic Violence: What do we know?; 8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies 2016
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
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

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 and Emergency Management [TAS] (DPEM)
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)

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.