Overview

Dr Katherine Cullerton is a Research Fellow in the School of Public Health. Katherine joined the School of Public Health in August 2018 after completing postdoctoral research at the MRC Epidemiology Unit at the University of Cambridge, UK where she investigated whether it’s ever acceptable for nutrition researchers to engage with the food industry and if it is, under what conditions. Her current research involves understanding how nutrition advocates can better influence nutrition policy in Australia with a particular emphasis on the effects of framing.

Dr Cullerton's research interests include:

  • Nutrition policy
  • Advocacy
  • Conflicts of interest
  • Qualitative research methods
  • Social network analysis

Find out more information on how to apply for a Research Higher Degree (MPhil or PhD) with the School. For all enquiries regarding research supervision, please contact ask@uq.edu.au.