Watson, Bernadette

 

Watson, Bernadette , Professor

Qualifications:
BA (First class) Hons in Psychology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia (1991).
PhD In the Field Of Psychology, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia (2000).

Teaching Areas

Social psychology of Language
Health communication
Intergroup communication
Organisational communication
Intercultural communication
Social identity theory

Research Interests

Interdisciplinary communication in health
Health professional and patient communication
Interprofessional education in the health context
Intergroup communication

Honorary Appointment

Honorary member of the School of Clinical Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Professional Associations

Fellow of the International Association of Language and Social Psychology (Awarded 2016)

Executive member since 2000 and Past President of International Association of Language and Social Psychology (2012-2014)
Member of the International Research Communication Centre in Healthcare at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong since 2013.
Registered Psychologist in Australia Endorsed in the area of health psychology since 2010
Member of College of Australian Health Psychologists since 2006
Member of the Australian Psychological Society since 2003
Member of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology since 1998
Member of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologist since 1993
Member since 1994 and past board member of the International Communication Association
Registered General Psychologist (Qld) since 1991