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Dr

Alex Crooke

Research Fellow: Che (Music & Conciliation)
Melbourne Conservatorium Of Music
Music and wellbeing; psychosocial; music therapy; adolescent health; student health
Music; policy analysis cultural industries; sub-cultures; arts culture; cultural policy
adolescent
adolescents
humans
life sciences & biomedicine
science & technology
school music
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Dr

Alex Crooke

 
Division
Fine Arts And Music
 
Primary Interest
Music and health
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Dr

Alex Crooke

 

Dr Alexander Hew Dale Crooke holds a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship with the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music at the University of Melbourne, in which he is investigating the sustainability of school-based arts projects. He has completed a PhD at the University of Melbourne in the fields of music therapy and social policy.

Dr Crooke also has an academic background in sociology, political science, and behavioural science. He has undertaken research on numerous projects spanning the fields of music therapy, social science, psychology, social services, epidemiology, community services, and policy development. With publications in a range of areas, his current focus is on the benefits and challenges of school-based arts programs, specialising in issues of sustainability, psychosocial wellbeing, and policy. Dr Crooke has a strong interest in multidisciplinary collaboration, and commitment to undertaking work which promotes social justice, community development, psychosocial wellbeing, as well as cultural recognition and diversity. Dr Crooke is open to collaboration in meaningful research, as well as social and artistic endeavours.

Scholarly Works

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2008

Jean Martin Prize for Sociology: Awarded for best fourth year honours thesis based on empirical study of Australian society

La Trobe University

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Credentials

Positions


Research Fellow: Che (Music & Conciliation)

Melbourne Conservatorium Of Music

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Doctor of Philosophy

The University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

La Trobe University

Bachelor of Social Science

Australian Catholic University