Researcher biography

Stuart is a non-Indigenous man born on Nukunu land in South Australia. He is the Program Manager of the Centre of Research Excellence in Urban Indigenous Health and Senior Research Fellow at the Poche Centre for Indigenous Health at The University of Queensland.

Stuart has a bachelor’s degree in psychology, a postgraduate diploma of psychology and a PhD in psychology. Stuart has First Nations health publications about mental health (3), suicide (3) and cancer (1).

Stuart’s previous relevant work includes time spent at the Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research working on a project related to First Nations mental health, working under Gail Garvey’s cancer team while at Menzies School of Health Research, and his experience working on and managing the Queensland Suicide Register at Griffith University.