Psychology: Francis Puccio
Psychology was not Francis' first pursuit, but rather an interest that grew out of his first degree. Before graduating from his Master of Clinical Psychology & PhD, Francis undertook a Creative Arts degree with the Victorian College of the Arts, specialising in creative writing and photography. At first glimpse, these academic pursuits appear quite a distance apart. However, as Francis explained, the two fields share an important connection.
Psychology: Ashley Ruyg
I had too many years of life left to get stuck in a career I wasn’t passionate about, and having found my passion, I knew I didn’t have enough years left to pursue it half-heartedly.
Psychology: Dr Susan David
Dr Susan David (M. Psychology (Clinical) 2005, PhD 2005) is one of the world’s leading management thinkers and an award winning Harvard Medical School psychologist whose recent book, Emotional Agility, was Wall Street Journal’s number one bestseller.
Psychology: Dr Scott McDonald
It took a winding career path and 20 years for Dr Scott McDonald to settle on his current focus in neuropsychology, and he is relishing the opportunity to work with clients face-to-face.
Psychology: Carra Simpson
With the help of the Australian Psychological Society (APS) Prize, Carra Simpson hopes to teach students to cultivate their own passions, even if they, like herself, do not end up following the most traditional pathway towards their future careers.
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We are delighted to announce that alumna Dr Anne Unkenstein has launched a new book, Memory-wise: How memory works and what to do when it doesn'tNews
Recent MSPS graduate Laura Bird has been awarded the CEO's Award for Clinical Research at the Austin ResearchFest 2019.News
It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to the first edition of the Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences Alumni Community Newsletter. This edition outlines recent activities and developments and provides a forum for past members to catch up and share their experiences.News
We recently spoke to alumnus, Francis Puccio, who took the time to share his experiences at the University of Melbourne and what he has been up to since completing his formal education.News
"I had too many years of life left to get stuck in a career I wasn’t passionate about, and having found my passion, I knew I didn’t have enough years left to pursue it half-heartedly."News
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