Researcher biography

Jenny currently holds conjoint Postdoctoral Fellow positions in the physiotherapy departments of the Universities of Queensland and Toronto. Her research interests include post-structuralist critical perspectives on healthcare broadly, and physiotherapy specifically. Jenny has been published in both national and international physiotherapy and psychology journals and has presented extensively on her work. Jenny's PhD was in psychology focussed on weight stigma in physiotherapy. Jenny is experienced in a range of qualitative and post-qualitative research methodologies. She also has 20 years of diverse clinical physiotherapy experience in Australia and internationally primarily in the musculoskeletal and sports sub-disciplines. Jenny is a founding member, and co-chairs the executive committee of the international Critical Physiotherapy Network. She is also a member of the International Society for Critical Health Psychology. Jenny was the recipient of the Margret Mittelheuser Fellowship for post-graduate study in 2015. She has also been an acrobat and a human rights worker.