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Dr Francesca Robertson

Senior Research Fellow

Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 63046536, Email:, Campus: Mount Lawley, Room: ML15.216
Staff Member Details
Telephone: (61 8)  63046536  
Facsimile: (61 8)  9370 6055  
Campus: Mount Lawley  
Room: ML15.216  


Staff Qualifications

  • PhD (Doctoral Degree), The University of Western Australia, 2015.
  • B (Bachelor Degree), Curtin University of Technology, 2002.


Recent Research Grants

  • Western Australian Aboriginal Journeys And Traditional Water Use ,  Main Roads WA,  Grant,  2016 - 2019,  $150,000.
  • Wyalkatchem - the Nyoongar story,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher Grant - 2016,  2016 - 2017,  $30,000.
  • Synergies of Meaning: A documentary film series exploring the relationship and unity between traditional Indigenous Noongar knowledge and western natural and social scientific knowledge.,  Lotterywest,  Grant,  2014 - 2015,  $171,541.
  • Research a design and implement an evaluation of the Rural In-Reach program,  Women's Health Care Association Inc,  Grant,  2012 - 2015,  $31,817.
  • Provision of Advisory and Research Services Category 2: Specialist Advice And/Or Research on Aboriginal Matters,  Commissioner for Children and Young People WA,  Tender,  2013 - 2015,  $40,000.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Journal Articles

  • Robertson, F., (2014), Challenging the generational transmission of tobacco smoking: a novel harm reduction approach in vulnerable families. Child and Family Social Work, Article in press(Article in press), Article in press, UK, DOI: 10.1111/cfs.12204.
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