This interdisciplinary PhD Program provides participants with the opportunity to become accomplished graduate researchers who are not only prepared to engage with their own discipline, but are also equipped with the capacity to place their work in a broader multidisciplinary context within Mental Health, maximising their graduate career outcomes.

If you have any questions about the Program or our events, please contact the Program Coordinator Anna Ross at

Program Co-Directors

Prof. Nick Haslam
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences

Prof. Jane Pirkis
Centre for Mental Health

Prof. Chris Davey
Department of Psychiatry

Prof. Alison Yung
Centre for Youth Mental Health

Prof. Andrew Lawrence
Florey Institute of Neuroscience & Mental Health

Dr. Marjolein Kammers
Mental Health PhD Program

Program Coordinator

Anna Ross
Centre for Mental Health

Operations Manager

Phoebe Thompson
Department of Paediatrics