Researcher biography

Originally from the United States, Stephanie Hanrahan came to Australia for 3 years to complete her PhD at The University of Western Australia in the area of attributional style in sport. She forgot to go back to the USA. After 15 months at the University of Otago in New Zealand, Dr Hanrahan joined the academic staff at The University of Queensland in 1990. She was a UQ Teaching Excellence Award winner in 1997 and is currently an associate professor holding a joint appointment with the School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences and the School of Psychology. Stephanie is a fellow of the Australian Sports Medicine Federation, the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, and the Australian Psychological Society.