Adam holds Academic Status in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences. He was a Senior Research Fellow at Flinders University from 2009-2017, and is currently a Senior Lecturer at Central Queensland University.
Adam’s background is in social and forensic psychology, and his research interests are in the areas of perspective taking and empathy, and inpatient psychiatric hospitalisation (including therapeutic relationships, restraint, and absconding).
2009: PhD (Psychology), University of South Australia.
2003: BPsych(Hons), University of South Australia.
2010: Australian Psychological Society (APS) Psychology of Relationships Interest Group Thesis Award.
2010: Tony Winefield PhD Thesis Prize in Psychology, for the best thesis by a PhD student in the School of Psychology, Social Work and Social Policy (University of South Australia) in 2009.
2004: Australian Postgraduate Award (APA).
Convener, Psychology of Relationships Interest Group (Australian Psychological Society Interest Group)
Editorial Board member, Journal of Relationships Research (Cambridge University Press)
Member, Australian Psychological Society
Member, Society for Personality and Social Psychology