Professor Christina Lee

Associate Dean (Research)

Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

Professor

School of Psychology
Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
c.lee@psy.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 54910

Overview

Professor Lee is a public health psychologist with research interests in gender and health.

Professor Lee is the Associate Dean (Research) for the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences.

Qualifications

  • PhD (Psychology), The University of Adelaide
  • B. Arts (Honours), The University of Adelaide

Publications

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Lee, Christina (2010). Gender, health and health behaviors. In Joan C. Chrisler and Donald R. McCreary (Ed.), Handbook of gender research in psychology. Volume 2. Gender research in social and applied psychology (pp. 471-493) New York, U.S.: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-1-4419-1467-5_20

  • Lee, Christina E. and Owens, G. (2007). Men's Health. In Ayers, S., Baum, A., McManus, C., Newman, S. and et al (Ed.), Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health and Medicine 2nd ed. (pp. 132-136) United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

  • Brown, W. J. and Lee, C. (2004). Grandmothers on the move: Benefits, barriers and best practice interventions for physical activity in older women. In M.E. Morris and A.M.M. Schoo (Ed.), Optimizing Exercise and Physical Activity in Older People (pp. 26-37) Edinburgh: Butterworth Heinemman.

  • Lee, Christina (2001). Family caregiving: A gender-based analysis of women's experiences. In Sheila Payne and Caroline Ellis-Hill (Ed.), Chronic and terminal illness: New perspectives on caring and carers. (pp. 123-139) Oxford , U.K.: Oxford University Press.

  • Lee, Christina (2001). Psychosocial aspects of gynecological health. In Neil J. Smelser and Paul B. Baltes (Ed.), International encyclopedia of the social and behavioral sciences (pp. 6448-6451) New York: Elsevier.

  • Lee, Christina (2000). Psychology of women's health: A critique.. In Jane Ussher (Ed.), Women's health: Contemporary international perspectives. (pp. 26-39) Leicester, UK: British Psychological Society.

  • Lee, Christina and Brown, Wendy J (1997). Changing exercise and diet. In Mathew R. Sanders, Charles A. Mitchel and Gerard Byrne (Ed.), Medical consultation skills : Behavioural and interpersonal dimensions of health care (pp. 153-189) Melbourne: Addison-Wesley.

  • Owen, Neville and Lee, Christina (1986). Evaluating programs to reduce health risk: Creative compromise. In Anona F. Armstrong (Ed.), The skills of evaluation : Proceedings of the second National Evaluation Conference held at the University of Melbourne, 26th and 27th of July, 1984 (pp. 357-361) Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.

  • Lee, Christina (1986). Learning theories in health care. In Neville King and Andrew Remenyi (Ed.), Health care : A behavioural approach (pp. 27-32) Sydney: Grune and Stratton.

  • Lee, Christina and Owen, Neville (1986). Maintaining exercise for health. In Neville King and Andrew Remenyi (Ed.), Health care : A behavioural approach (pp. 175-184) Sydney: Grune and Stratton.

  • Owen, Neville and Lee, Christina (1985). Uses of theories of behaviour change in health promotion.. In J Hall (Ed.), Promoting health: Current issues in health promotion (pp. 16-34) Sydney: Westmead Centre.

  • Lee, Christina, Owen, Neville and Innes, J. M. (1980). Duralibility of risk factor change. In J.W.G. Tiller and P.R. Martin. (Ed.), Behavioural Medicine (pp. 221-230) Sydney: Ciba-Geigy.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Bastani, R., Viswanath, K., Lee, C. and Ramirez, A. (2016). Population level implementation of interventions to enhance cancer outcomes: challenges and successes. In: unknown, unknown, (S139-S139). unknown. doi:10.1007/s12529-016-9586-3

  • Lee, Christina and Holden, Libby (2013). Mental health and timing of motherhood: Too early, too late, or just right?. In: Special Issue: Abstracts Supplement: “Well-being, Quality of Life and Caregiving” : 27th Conference of the European Health Psychology Society. 27th Conference of the European Health Psychology Society, Bordeaux, France, (256-256). 16 - 20 July 2013. doi:10.1080/08870446.2013.810851

  • Lee, Christina and Moran, Claire (2013). Selling genital cosmetic surgery to healthy women: A multimodal discourse analysis of Australian surgical websites. In: Special Issue: Abstracts Supplement: “Well-being, Quality of Life and Caregiving” : 27th Conference of the European Health Psychology Society. 27th Conference of the European Health Psychology Society, Bordeaux, France, (48-48). 16 - 20 July 2013. doi:10.1080/08870446.2013.810851

  • Lee, C. (2010). Constructing birth as a medical emergency: Power, culture and birth choices. In: Health in context : 24th Annual Conference of the European Health Psychology Society. “Health in context” : 24th Annual Conference of the European Health Psychology Society, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, (52-53). 1st-4th September 2010. doi:10.1080/08870446.2010.502659

  • Diedrichs, Phillippa C. and Lee, Christina (2010). GI JOE OR AVERAGE JOE? EFFECTS OF AVERAGE-SIZED AND MUSCULAR MALE FASHION MODELS ON MEN'S AND WOMEN'S BODY IMAGE. In: International Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 11th International Congress of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, D.C. U.S.A., (61-61). 4 - 7 August 2010. doi:10.1007/s12529-010-9106-9

  • Rowlands, Ingrid and Lee, Christina (2008). 'The silence was deafening': Women's experiences of coping with miscarriage. In: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology. Abstracts of papers and posters presented at the 28th Annual Conference of the Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology. SRIP 2008: 28th Annual Conference of the Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology, London, U.K., (270-270). 8-10 September 2008. doi:10.1080/02646830802224440

  • Tooth, Leigh, Lucke, Jayne, Russell, Anne, Lee, Christina, Watson, Melanie, Byrne, Gerard, Wilson, Andrew and Dobson, Annette (2008). Few urban-rural differences in older carers’ access to community services. In: Australasian Journal on Ageing. 41st National Conference of the Australian Association of Gerontology, Fremantle, Western Australia, (34-34). 18-21 November 2008.

  • Tooth, L., Russel, A., Lucke, J., Byrne, G., Lee, C., Wilson, A. and Dobson, A. (2008). Impact of cognitive and physical impairment on carer burden and quality of life.. In: Australian Association of Gerontology Conference, Freemantle, Western Australia, (). 19 -21 November, 2008.

  • Rowlands, I. and Lee, C. (2008). Looking on the bright side of life: The role of optimism in predicting long-term adjustment to miscarriage. In: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology: Abstracts of papers and posters presented at the 28th Annual Conference of the Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology. 28th Annual Conference of the Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology, London, (264-264). 8-10 September 2008. doi:10.1080/02646830802224440

  • Tooth, L., Lucke, J., Russell, A., Byrne, G., Lee, C., Wilson, A. and Dobson, A. (2008). The impact of caring roles on women's mental health. In: 3rd International Congress on Women's Mental Health, Melbourne, Australia, (). 17-20 March 2008.

  • Thompson, R. and Lee, C. (2008). To breed or not to breed: Young men's fertility attitudes. In: 5th Annual Conference of the Australian Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine, Sydney, Australia, (). 31 January - 2 February 2008.

  • Thompson, R. and Lee, C. (2008). What do men want? Young Australian men's fertility attitudes. In: 28th Annual Conference of the Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology, London, UK, (). 8-10 September, 2008.

  • Johnstone, M. and Lee, C. (2008). What is going on in the minds and lives of young Australian women?. In: Australasian Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine 5th Annual Scientific Conference. ASBHM Scientific Conference: 5th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Behavioural Health and Medicine, Sydney, NSW, Australia, (). 31 January–2 February 2008.

  • Johnstone, Melissa and Lee, Christina (2008). Young Australian Women's Aspirations for Work and Family in the 21st Century. In: Families Through Life. 10th Australian Institute of Family Studies, Melbourne, Australia, (). 9-11 July 2008.

  • Rowlands, I. and Lee, C. (2007). Psychological predictors of miscarriage among young Australian women. In: Journal of Reproductive and Infant Psychology: Abstracts and Posters Presented at the 27th Annual Conference of the Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology. 27th Annual Conference of the Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology, Oxford, England, (246-246). 10-12 September, 2007. doi:10.1080/02646830701494474

  • Lee, C (2004). Public health psychology: The Australian longitudinal study on women's health. In: Australian Journal of Psychology. , , (200-200). .

  • Brown, W. J., Miller, Y. D., Chiarelli, P. and Lee, C. A. (2002). Women's waterworks: Evidence base for the development of continence management programmes in Australia. In: L. Tilley, 8th Annual National Health Outcomes Conference Proceedings. Health Outcomes 2002: Current Challenges and Future Frontiers, Canberra, ACT, (). 17-18 July, 2002.

  • Bailey, D., Brown, W. J., Lee, C. E., Norton, K. and Webborn, N. (2001). Promoting physical activity across the lifespan. In: T. Ackland and C. Goodman, 2001 Australian Conference of Science and Medicine in Sport. A Sports Medicine Odyssey: Challenges, Controversies and Change, Burswood, WA, (103-103). 23-27 October, 2001.

  • Lee, CE (1992). Cognitive and Behavioral-Aspects of the Promotion of Physical-Activity. In: International Journal of Psychology. , , (628-628). .

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision