Professor Sandra Jones
BA MBA MPH MAssessEval PhD
Professor Sandra Jones is an ARC Future Fellow and the Director of the Centre for Health and Social Research. Her research focuses on the relationship between media and health, including the impacts of advertising on health and the use of social media marketing to improve population health. She also conducts research in the area of advertising and marketing regulation, particularly in relation to alcohol marketing and its effect on young people.
Sandra has published more than 150 refereed papers and is the recipient of more than $8 million in research funding. She is a member of numerous alcohol-related policy and advocacy bodies and her ARC Fellowship (2013-2016) focuses on social norms around underage drinking. From 2004 to 2014 she was the founding Director of the Centre for Health Initiatives at the University of Wollongong.
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