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Russell, Joanna Dr

Senior Lecturer

  • Head of Students - School of Health and Society, University of Wollongong 2020 -
  • Academic Program Director, Undergraduate Public Health - School of Health and Society, University of Wollongong 2016 - 2019

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Research Overview


  • Dr Joanna Russell is a public health nutritionist, lecturer and mid career researcher based in the Faculty of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities 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.  Her research in food security encompasses access to nutritious food older adults and assessing food environments in the Pacific Islands. Through her teaching, sustainability of the food system for both human and planetary health in relation to food security is explored in detail.

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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 (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 mid career researcher based in the Faculty of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities 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.  Her research in food security encompasses access to nutritious food older adults and assessing food environments in the Pacific Islands. Through her teaching, sustainability of the food system for both human and planetary health in relation to food security is explored in detail.

Selected Publications


Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Nutrition and oral health education in preschool years
    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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