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Families Under Pressure Life Course Centre

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Podcast by Life Course Centre

    #8 Professor Janeen Baxter & Professor Deborah Cobb-Clark

    #8 Professor Janeen Baxter & Professor Deborah Cobb-Clark

    In this episode, Professor Matt Sanders speaks to Professor Janeen Baxter and Professor Deborah Cobb-Clark - both joining the podcast for the second time.

    They discuss future directions for the Life Course Centre's research, the new ways it will be investigating disadvantage, and the new research disciplines, data, and methods it will employ to better support children and families.

    Find out more at www.lifecoursecentre.org.au

    • 29 min
    #7 Professor Guyonne Kalb

    #7 Professor Guyonne Kalb

    In this episode of Families Under Pressure, Professor Matt Sanders speaks to Professor Guyonne Kalb.

    Professor Guyonne Kalb is a Professorial Fellow, Senior Research Manager and co-Coordinator of the Labour Markets and Employment Program in the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne. She has a PhD in Econometrics from Monash University.

    Her research interests are mainly in the field of applied micro-economics and include labour supply issues, in particular female labour supply; the interaction of labour supply, social security and taxation; labour supply and childcare; and the impact of childcare/parental activities on child development and health.

    Find out more at www.lifecoursecentre.org.au

    • 33 min
    #6 Dr Kylie Burke

    #6 Dr Kylie Burke

    In this episode of Families Under Pressure, Professor Matt Sanders speaks to Dr Kylie Burke.

    Dr Burke's work focuses on supporting parents and children experiencing adversity, including parenting adolescents, supporting parents of children with life-threatening childhood illnesses and the intergenerational effects of social disadvantage.

    She is currently the Director of a population-based trial of the Triple P – Positive Parenting Program, a multi-level system of evidence-based parenting support.

    Find out more at https://www.lifecoursecentre.org.au

    • 30 min
    #5 Dr Jenna McWilliam

    #5 Dr Jenna McWilliam

    In this episode of Families Under Pressure, Professor Matt Sanders speaks to Dr Jenna McWilliam - the Head of Organisational Development at Triple P International.

    Dr McWilliam is an organisational psychologist with extensive international experience, with a strong focus on enhancing social impact for children, families and communities, through the implementation and scale-up of evidenced-based programs.

    For more information, visit the Life Course Centre website: https://www.lifecoursecentre.org.au/

    • 30 min
    #4 Professor Deborah Cobb-Clark

    #4 Professor Deborah Cobb-Clark

    In this episode of Families Under Pressure, Professor Matt Sanders speaks to Professor Deborah Cobb-Clark.

    Prof. Cobb-Clark is Professor of Economics at the University of Sydney. She leads the Human Capabilities Program in the ARC Centre of Excellence for Children and Families over the Life Course and is an elected Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia.

    For more information, visit www.lifecoursecentre.org.au/

    • 28 min
    #3 Professor Lorraine Mazerolle

    #3 Professor Lorraine Mazerolle

    In this episode of Families Under Pressure, Professor Matt Sanders speaks to Professor Lorraine Mazerolle.

    Prof. Mazerolle is Professor of Criminology in the School of Social Sciences at The University of Queensland, and leads the Social Transformations program at the Life Course Centre, and the Social Interventions Portfolio in the Life Course Centre. She is an experimental criminologist with more than 20 years’ experience in Australia and the US running large, randomised field trials evaluating the effectiveness of various crime prevention and crime control interventions.

    Her research appears in the world’s top criminological journals, and has been instrumental in changing police practice. Recognised as an international leader in policing and crime control, she was the Foundation Director and a Chief Investigator in the ARC Centre of Excellence in Policing and Security and a Chief Investigator in the Drug Policy Modelling Program.

    For more information, visit www.lifecoursecentre.org.au/

    • 30 min

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