Alun C Jackson


Director of the Heart Research Centre; Honorary Professorial Fellow, Melbourne Graduate School of Education; Honorary Professor, Centre on Behavioural Health, University of Hong Kong.
Previous positions include: Director of the Problem Gambling Treatment Research Centre at the University of Melbourne 2007 – 2013; Professor of Social Work at the University of Melbourne from 1997 to 2007, and Head of the School of Social Work 1997-2002; Honorary Research Fellow of Peking University; Adjunct Professor of Public Health, Latrobe University; Chairman of the Centre for Migrant and Intercultural Studies at Monash University; Director of the HIV/AIDS Socio-behavioural Research Unit at the University of Melbourne, a program of the National Centre for HIV/AIDS Social Research; Director of Social Work Research, Royal Children’s Hospital and Fellow of the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute.
Executive Committee Member of the Australian Cardiovascular Health & Rehabilitation Association and member of the: Sleep Research Society (US); International Collaboration on Sleep Apnea Cardiovascular Trialists among many other memberships.

Cardiology Emergency & Critical Care Health Policy Neuroscience Psychiatry & Psychology Public Health

Work details


Heart Research Centre
Centre on Behavioural Health

University of Melbourne


University of Hong Kong
Centre on Behavioural Health

PeerJ Contributions

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