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Russell, Joanna C. Dr

Lecturer

  • Academic Program Director, Bachelor of Public Health - School of Health and Society 2016 -

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Research Overview


  • Dr Joanna Russell is a public health nutritionist, lecturer and early career researcher based in the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Wollongong.  She was awarded her PhD in 2014 and her research focuses on the methodological challenges of measuring population level food security and diet quality.  Building on her PhD research, she is involved in dietary analysis of large cohort datasets, including the WHO’s Study on Global Ageing and Adult Health.  Additionally, she is involved in the analysis of Household Income and Expenditure Surveys in the Pacific Islands linking food and nutrition security to health outcomes.

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Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Nutrition and oral health education in preschool years
    Doctor of Philosophy To be decided Menyanu, Elias
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Parental Attitudes to Toothpaste Use in Children, and Investigation of Factors Involved in the Selection of Fluoridated and Non-Fluoridated Toothpaste Smith, Barry
    Doctor of Philosophy Food cultures and urban food strategies- South Korean case study Park, Soo Jin

Top Publications


Research Overview


  • Dr Joanna Russell is a public health nutritionist, lecturer and early career researcher based in the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Wollongong.  She was awarded her PhD in 2014 and her research focuses on the methodological challenges of measuring population level food security and diet quality.  Building on her PhD research, she is involved in dietary analysis of large cohort datasets, including the WHO’s Study on Global Ageing and Adult Health.  Additionally, she is involved in the analysis of Household Income and Expenditure Surveys in the Pacific Islands linking food and nutrition security to health outcomes.

Selected Publications


Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Nutrition and oral health education in preschool years
    Doctor of Philosophy To be decided Menyanu, Elias
    Doctor of Philosophy (Integrated) Parental Attitudes to Toothpaste Use in Children, and Investigation of Factors Involved in the Selection of Fluoridated and Non-Fluoridated Toothpaste Smith, Barry
    Doctor of Philosophy Food cultures and urban food strategies- South Korean case study Park, Soo Jin
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