Professor Stuart Kinner

Available for supervision at Honours, Masters and PhD levels, and for MDRP supervision

Professor Stuart Kinner is the Head of the Justice Health Unit in the Centre for Health Equity. He also holds academic appointments at Murdoch Children's Research Institute, University of Queensland, Monash University, Griffith University, and the Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement.

Stuart’s research focusses on the health of marginalised and justice-involved people. He is experienced in longitudinal studies, data linkage, randomised controlled trials, program evaluation and policy analysis, systematic review and meta-analysis. He has produced almost 250 publications including 166 peer-reviewed papers, and attracted almost $25 million in research and consulting funds, mostly from nationally competitive schemes. He regularly presents by invitation at national and international meetings.

Stuart chairs the National Youth Justice Health Advisory Group, and Chairs the World Health Organization’s Health in Prison Programme Technical Expert Group. He co-convenes the Justice Health Special Interest Group in the Public Health Association of Australia, serves on the Steering Committee for the Worldwide Prison Health Research & Engagement Network, and serves on the Steering Group for the WHO Health in Prisons Programme.