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, Head of the Justice Health Group at Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Professor of Health Equity at Curtin University, and an Adjunct Professor in the Griffith Criminology Institute.

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 >250 publications including 188 peer-reviewed papers, and attracted >$26 million in research and consulting funds, mostly from nationally competitive schemes. He regularly presents by invitation at national and international meetings.

Stuart chairs Australia’s National Youth Justice Health Advisory Group and the World Health Organization’s Health in Prisons 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.