Phillip Slee is Professor in Human Development in the School of Education and is a trained teacher and registered psychologist. He is also Director of the Student Wellbeing & Prevention of Violence (SWAPv) Research Centre at Flinders.
Professor Slee has published extensively in the field of child development, bullying, school violence and stress, and has produced educational resources in the form of videos and resource packages. He has presented his work nationally and internationally in workshops and lectures. Presently, he is undertaking a number of international research projects on the topic of school violence with researchers from Japan, Korea, China, Canada, England, and the USA.
Teaching and coordination of undergraduate Education topics
Director of the Student Wellbeing & Prevention of Violence (SWAPv) Research Centre
My chief areas of research are school bullying and violence, childhood aggression, conduct disorders, student stress and mental health, and teacher education. I have a particular interest in the practical and policy implications of my research.