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Prof

Bec Bentley

Prof Research Fellow In Social Epidemiology
Housing and employment
science & technology
life sciences & biomedicine
public, environmental & occupational health
humans
australia
female
adult
middle aged
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Prof

Bec Bentley

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Health Inequalities
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Prof

Bec Bentley

 

Rebecca Bentley is a Principal Research Fellow in Social Epidemiology in the Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health. Over the past ten years, Rebecca has developed a research program exploring the role of housing and residential location in shaping health and wellbeing in Australia.

This research has a particular focus on housing affordability, tenure and their measureable effects on individual health and wellbeing. Work from this program was awarded the Mike Berry Award for Excellence in Housing Research for 2015. Rebecca is currently an ARC Future Fellow undertaking research focussed on housing affordability and socio-economic and wellbeing outcomes in Australia.See. http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/jun/12/you-call-that-affordable-how-our-thinking-on-housing-has-become-skewed

Projects

Displaying the 36 most recent projects by Bec Bentley.

36

Projects

Project Types


27

Research Grant


5

Internal Research Grant


4

Research Contracts


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 96 most recent scholarly works by Bec Bentley.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2017

Peter Harrison Memorial Prize - Fenner School of Environment and Society, ANU College of Science

2015

Professor Mike Berry Award for Excellence in Housing Research

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute

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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Prof Research Fellow In Social Epidemiology

Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

La Trobe University

Bachelor of Behavioural Science with honours

La Trobe University