Dr Elizabeth Conroy

Elizabeth Conroy


Senior Research Academic | HDR Director


Senior Research Academic with expertise in cross-sectional and longitudinal survey methodology, mixed methods research, and program evaluation. Elizabeth's research addresses the health inequities experienced by marginalised populations (such as the homeless and asylum seekers) with a particular interest in the comorbidity of substance use and other mental disorder, life-course approaches to understanding trauma and resilience, and service integration and accessibility for people with high and complex needs. Elizabeth is also a registered Psychologist and is the HDR Director for the Institute.

Research Interests

  • Homelessness
  • Mental health
  • Substance use

Qualifications and Recognition

  • PhD University of New South Wales


  • Australian Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (since 2014)
  • Society for Mental Health Research (since 2014)
  • Australian Psychological Society (since 2002)


Contact Details

Telephone+61 2 4620 3931
LocationBuilding 3, Campbelltown Campus