Samantha Ryan

Sam RyanPosition

Associate Research Fellow


Dr Samantha Ryan is an Associate Research Fellow with the Translational Health Research Institute, Western Sydney University. Samantha’s research focus is within critical health psychology and women’s sexual and reproductive health. Her areas of research interest are premenstrual embodiment, body image and body management behaviours. In her research, Samantha utilises mixed methodologies including quantitative, qualitative, and arts-based methods including body mapping.

Research Interests

  • Women’s sexual and reproductive health; premenstrual embodiment
  • Body image
  • Mixed methodologies
  • Critical health psychology

Qualifications and Recognition

  • Bachelor of Psychology (Hons)
  • PhD Western Sydney University

Research & Publications

For a complete list of my publications please see my publications page (opens in a new window)

Contact Details
LocationBuilding 3, Campbelltown