Researcher

Dr Paul Leslie Simpson

Biography

Paul is a research fellow of the Justice Health Research Program at the Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia, and the Australian Centre for Research Excellence in Offender Health. His research activities, both quantitative and qualitative, have centred on health, marginalisation, ethics and identity within state institutional and civil society contexts; including Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and LGBTIQ people who come into contact with the...view more

Paul is a research fellow of the Justice Health Research Program at the Kirby Institute, UNSW Australia, and the Australian Centre for Research Excellence in Offender Health. His research activities, both quantitative and qualitative, have centred on health, marginalisation, ethics and identity within state institutional and civil society contexts; including Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and LGBTIQ people who come into contact with the criminal justice system. 

 


My Qualifications

BSc (Psych), PhD


My Research Activities

Current projects:

Second survey on Sexual health and attitudes of Australian Prisoners (SHAAP-2);

Assessing stakeholder views on prisoner health research priorities and ethical issues using deliberative research methods; 

Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal women perpetrators of violence: a trial of a prison-based intervention (Beyond Violence);

Primary health care for offenders from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Health Services

Electronic monitoring of domestic violence offenders and victims

Sexual health and safety of LGBTIQ people in Australian prisons

Individual, social and health effects if family exile on LGBTIQ people: a case study of New South Wales


My Research Supervision


Supervision keywords


Areas of supervision

Justice health, prisons, sexual health, infectious diseases, gender and sexuality, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health, prison alternatives, research ethics, deliberative research


Currently supervising

Helene Smith (PhD)

Patricia Taflan (PhD)

Caitlin Bennett (Honours)

Bree Gardoll (ILP)

Rohanna Stoddart (ILP)

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Contact

+61 (0)2 9385 9263
+61 (0)2 9385 0920